Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 20 November 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# Developer
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 92 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 11 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.93% 0.86% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.87% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 21
Wales median daily rate £350 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -12.12% +13.79%
10th Percentile £160 £288 £265
90th Percentile £372 £403 £488
UK median daily rate £440 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Contract vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1149 1372 1596
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.93% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 921 1132
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £167 £193 £210
90th Percentile £550 £556 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 89 80
Wales median hourly rate £15.24 £13.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.89% -1.82% -3.51%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.30 £9.23
90th Percentile £47.00 £64.00 £30.48
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Wales

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Wales

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Wales

C# 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# Developer in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Wales

C# 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# Developer within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +7 5 £350 +3.70% 4
West Wales - 3 £138 - 2
North Wales -3 2 £358 -4.67% 2
C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Wales region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) OOP
7 2 (18.18%) MySQL
7 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) NUnit
7 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (18.18%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) API Design
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (9.09%) Code First Entity Framework
8 1 (9.09%) Wireframes

C# 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
3 2 (18.18%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) API Design
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Data Security
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Informatics
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) HND
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) HL7
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) RedGate