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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 21 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 1 9 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.04% 5.03% 12.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 11.54% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 28
Average daily rate
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£600 £523 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% -0.47%
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 £35.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
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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
36 78 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 37.50% 43.58% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 62 98
Average daily rate £500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £800 £600
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 £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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#
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 30 January 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) OpenLink