The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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#
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11  
Contract jobs citing C# 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 11.11% 5.88% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 15.38% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £138 £325 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.69% +32.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.63 £38.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +4.83% -0.64%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 15 13 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 41.67% 38.24% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 23
Median daily rate £350 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in West Wales

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in West Wales

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in West Wales

C#
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Carmarthenshire - 3 £138 - 1
Swansea -4 1 - - 9
C#
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (25.00%) Sass
7 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
7 2 (25.00%) Mobile First
7 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (25.00%) jQuery
7 2 (25.00%) Web Development
7 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (25.00%) WCF
8 1 (12.50%) LINQ

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (12.50%) Junior
7 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (12.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 1 (12.50%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (25.00%) Sass
6 2 (25.00%) WCF
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) CSS3
7 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile First
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft