The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

C# .NET Developer
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 54 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 7 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.14% 0.36% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.37% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Median daily rate £375 £331 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% -22.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £306 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £356 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £336 £325
% change year-on-year +1.11% +3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% +81.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 594 534 831
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.43% 96.91% 96.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 348 565
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 34 39
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.00 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.23% -5.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £35.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Wales

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Wales

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Wales over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in Wales

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Wales

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 3 £388 +16.98% 2
West Wales - 3 £138 - 1
North Wales - 1 - - 2
C# .NET Developer
UK

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, C# .NET 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 Wales region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) WinForms
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (11.11%) Code First Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile First
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Informatics
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) MVVM
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle