The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 22 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 10 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.35% 2.63% 6.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 11.54% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 14
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£475 £450 £573
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £410 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £631
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
C#
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 26 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.78% 22.81% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 14 82
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £443 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Canary Wharf region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Canary Wharf region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 10 (41.67%) Degree
5 10 (41.67%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) OO
5 10 (41.67%) SDLC
6 9 (37.50%) Front Office
7 8 (33.33%) C++
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) Banking
8 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
8 7 (29.17%) Analytics
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (25.00%) Scrum
9 6 (25.00%) QA
9 6 (25.00%) WCF
9 6 (25.00%) WPF
9 6 (25.00%) Migration
10 5 (20.83%) Python
10 5 (20.83%) OOP
10 5 (20.83%) Derivative
10 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
11 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
11 4 (16.67%) BDD
11 4 (16.67%) Solace
11 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) QlikView
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) DTS
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) ClearCase
2 3 (12.50%) NUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Mockito
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
4 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Front Office
3 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 7 (29.17%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Market Risk Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) RAD Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) WCF
2 6 (25.00%) WPF
3 4 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) Middleware
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) XSLT
6 1 (4.17%) Swing
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.17%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Derivative
2 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.50%) Hedge funds
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
4 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Equities
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Market Risk
5 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
5 1 (4.17%) Grid Computing
5 1 (4.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) OO
2 10 (41.67%) SDLC
3 7 (29.17%) Analytics
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Migration
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) OOP
6 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) Release Management
7 3 (12.50%) OOD
7 3 (12.50%) SOA
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) F#
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) R
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) GridGain
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Solace
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Perforce
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) DataSynapse
4 1 (4.17%) Tradeweb
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg