Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C#
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 19 70 78
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.62% 9.59% 9.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.81% 22.01% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 61 62
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £340 £213 £313
90th Percentile £483 £603 £475
South Wales median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £28.92 -
% change year-on-year -34.30% - -

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 101 318 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 35.19% 43.56% 41.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 249 249
Median daily rate £415 £415 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.40% +7.43%
10th Percentile £306 £285 £280
90th Percentile £575 £613 £500
South Wales median daily rate £450 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £19.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.83% +102.37% -0.54%
10th Percentile £19.60 £33.60 £17.51
90th Percentile £42.35 £43.75 £21.28
Median hourly rate £20.00 £38.75 £18.87
% change year-on-year -48.39% +105.35% -47.22%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Cardiff

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing C# in Cardiff.

Daily rate trend for C# in Cardiff

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing C# in Cardiff over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for C# in Cardiff

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing C# in Cardiff.

Hourly rate trend for C# in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for C#.

1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) Azure
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Terraform
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Docker
5 5 (26.32%) Microservices
5 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Core
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (15.79%) Legal
7 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.53%) Python
8 2 (10.53%) CRM
8 2 (10.53%) Internet

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Azure
2 2 (10.53%) AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.26%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.26%) Cypress.io
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Account Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Account Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Core
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) JavaBeans
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Django
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) React
5 1 (5.26%) Redux
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Microservices
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Active Listening
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Data Flow Diagram
6 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) R
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Terraform
2 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Databricks