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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 15 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.88% 0.99% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 2.50% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Average daily rate £465 £600 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +17.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £600 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
C#
London

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
39 40 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.71% 39.60% 43.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 62
Average daily rate £475 £500 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £701 £705 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (43.33%) Banking
4 12 (40.00%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) Front Office
5 9 (30.00%) Java
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (30.00%) XML
5 9 (30.00%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) HTML
6 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (26.67%) WPF
6 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
7 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 7 (23.33%) Degree
7 7 (23.33%) Perl
7 7 (23.33%) C++
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) OOP
8 6 (20.00%) MVC
8 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.00%) Derivative
8 6 (20.00%) WCF
8 6 (20.00%) Git (software)

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (13.33%) Spotfire
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.00%) DB2
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (10.00%) MS Access
6 2 (6.67%) Big Data
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.33%) DTS
7 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.33%) HBase
7 1 (3.33%) KDB
7 1 (3.33%) QlikView
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.00%) Grunt
4 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.33%) Ant
5 1 (3.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.33%) Hudson
5 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.33%) NUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.33%) VTune
General
1 13 (43.33%) Banking
2 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Front Office
3 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.33%) Back Office
6 1 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 5 (16.67%) WPF Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Front Office Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Front Office C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (30.00%) XML
3 8 (26.67%) HTML
3 8 (26.67%) WPF
4 7 (23.33%) CSS
4 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (20.00%) WCF
6 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
7 4 (13.33%) XBRL
8 3 (10.00%) XSL
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (6.67%) ATL
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) MFC
9 2 (6.67%) Middleware
10 1 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Derivative
3 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 4 (13.33%) Equities
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.33%) Clustering
6 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.33%) Physics
6 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
6 1 (3.33%) Spread Betting
6 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) OO
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) OOP
3 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 5 (16.67%) MVVM
4 5 (16.67%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Java
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) C++
3 7 (23.33%) Perl
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.33%) VBA
5 3 (10.00%) VC++
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) Korn
7 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Sybase
3 3 (10.00%) DevExpress
3 3 (10.00%) Syncfusion
4 2 (6.67%) Informatica
4 2 (6.67%) Perforce
5 1 (3.33%) OpenLink
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.33%) Solace
5 1 (3.33%) TIBCO