The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Erskine 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 13 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing C# 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 10.00% 7.14% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.53% 21.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £405 £398 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.50% 33.93% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 6
Average daily rate £405 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £345 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
Renfrewshire

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (44.00%) MS Office
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 10 (40.00%) Change Management
6 9 (36.00%) MS Project
7 8 (32.00%) Sophos
7 8 (32.00%) .NET
7 8 (32.00%) JSP 440
7 8 (32.00%) WMI
7 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (32.00%) Security Architecture
7 8 (32.00%) Lumension
8 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (28.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) InfoPath
9 6 (24.00%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (24.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 6 (24.00%) MS Project Server
9 6 (24.00%) IIS
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (24.00%) VBScript
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint Server
1 6 (24.00%) MS Project Server
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
1 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Office
2 9 (36.00%) MS Project
3 6 (24.00%) InfoPath
4 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Security Architect
3 5 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Domain Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 10 (40.00%) Change Management
2 8 (32.00%) Security Architecture
3 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (24.00%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (24.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (24.00%) VBScript
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) JSP 440
2 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) WMI
2 6 (24.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Sophos
2 8 (32.00%) Lumension
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Symantec
4 6 (24.00%) McAfee
5 5 (20.00%) CA