The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 19 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 2 32 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.61% 10.96% 12.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 25.20% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 30
Average daily rate
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£650 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 127 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.77% 43.49% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 96 93
Average daily rate £550 £575 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
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 £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
London

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 25 July 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (16.67%) SPDY
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 1 (16.67%) WATIR
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) FitNesse

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) SPDY
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (16.67%) WATIR
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
1 1 (16.67%) RSpec
1 1 (16.67%) JBehave
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
1 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) CSLA
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA