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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Wales / West Wales
Rank 22 4 22
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18  
Contract jobs citing C# 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.55% 19.35% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% 37.50% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £300 £250 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £260 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

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 35 16 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 39.77% 51.61% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 15
Median daily rate £500 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £228 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Swansea -16 4 £300 +20.00% 3
C#
Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Sass
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile First
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (33.33%) LINQ
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft

C#
Top Related 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile First
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft