The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 51 42
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 0 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 3.11% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.15% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 5
Median daily rate - £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.48% +20.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 547 572 427
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.81% 98.79% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 386 296
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 35 18
Median hourly rate £17.77 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.69% -18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured C# Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in South Wales

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# Developer in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in South Wales

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in South Wales

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) API Design
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) XAML
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 2 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) API Design
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore