The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 44 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 18 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 4.88% 8.86% 8.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 21.88% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 4
Median daily rate £310 £410 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.47% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £335 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £451 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +7.31%
C#
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.28% 40.51% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 23 23
Median daily rate £335 £398 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Erskine region with a requirement for C#.

1 24 (100.00%) XML
1 24 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 16 (66.67%) .NET
4 13 (54.17%) XSD
4 13 (54.17%) VBScript
4 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) MSI
4 13 (54.17%) WinForms
4 13 (54.17%) WPF
4 13 (54.17%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
6 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
7 10 (41.67%) MCSE
7 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 10 (41.67%) IIS
7 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (41.67%) Migration
8 9 (37.50%) Change Management
8 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
9 7 (29.17%) VMware
9 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
9 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 10 (41.67%) IIS
3 6 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
1 5 (20.83%) SSL
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 13 (54.17%) MSI
3 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Tools Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Collaboration Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (66.67%) .NET
3 13 (54.17%) WinForms
3 13 (54.17%) WPF
3 13 (54.17%) XSD
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
1 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
2 10 (41.67%) Migration
3 9 (37.50%) Change Management
3 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.83%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 4 (16.67%) High Availability
6 4 (16.67%) Records Management
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (54.17%) VBScript
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) C
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) COBOL
4 5 (20.83%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) PL/1
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) MCSE
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (37.50%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) MCSD
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 4 (16.67%) Nintex