The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
UK / Wales
Rank 63 56 51
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 4 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.57% 3.09% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 3.14% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 10
Median daily rate £250 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +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 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 678 668 694
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.58% 98.38% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 445 390
Median daily rate £393 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £186 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 39 44
Median hourly rate £17.77 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.62% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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
West Wales -15 3 £250 +2.56% 1
C# Developer
UK

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 4 (36.36%) NHibernate
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) NUnit
7 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)

C# Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (36.36%) NHibernate
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) Sass
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) MvvmCross
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) API Design
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile First
5 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Sage
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin