The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 23 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 Glasgow 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 7 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs citing C# 100 132 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.33% 16.79% 4.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.98% 32.75% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 58 16
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
- +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.57 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
417 403 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 51.42% 51.27% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 187 130
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £475 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £11.84 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
Scotland

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Glasgow region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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#.

1 145 (78.80%) .NET
2 64 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 59 (32.07%) SQL Server
4 57 (30.98%) JavaScript
4 57 (30.98%) Microsoft
5 51 (27.72%) WPF
6 48 (26.09%) HTML
7 46 (25.00%) SQL
8 39 (21.20%) Banking
9 38 (20.65%) Java
10 34 (18.48%) Windows
10 34 (18.48%) OO
11 32 (17.39%) MVC
12 31 (16.85%) CSS
12 31 (16.85%) jQuery
13 30 (16.30%) Multithreading
14 27 (14.67%) .NET Framework
15 26 (14.13%) MVVM
15 26 (14.13%) Finance
16 24 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (12.50%) C++
18 22 (11.96%) Oracle
18 22 (11.96%) OOP
19 21 (11.41%) Front Office
19 21 (11.41%) WCF
20 20 (10.87%) WinForms
20 20 (10.87%) CRM
21 19 (10.33%) SharePoint
21 19 (10.33%) VB
21 19 (10.33%) Equities

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 19 (10.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (3.80%) IIS
4 7 (3.80%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.63%) CMS
6 2 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.54%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.80%) InfoPath
3 6 (3.26%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) HTTP
2 4 (2.17%) SAN
3 3 (1.63%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.09%) Intranet
4 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.09%) FTP
4 2 (1.09%) SSL
5 1 (0.54%) DNS
5 1 (0.54%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.54%) LDAP
5 1 (0.54%) LAN
5 1 (0.54%) WAN
5 1 (0.54%) Internet
5 1 (0.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (32.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.24%) KDB
3 15 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.26%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.54%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (8.15%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (2.17%) NCrunch
5 3 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.63%) Subversion
6 2 (1.09%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.54%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.54%) JUnit
7 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.54%) JIRA
7 1 (0.54%) NUnit
General
1 39 (21.20%) Banking
2 26 (14.13%) Finance
3 21 (11.41%) Front Office
4 6 (3.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 154 (83.70%) Developer
2 56 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 40 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 40 (21.74%) WPF Developer
4 12 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (5.98%) C++ Developer
5 11 (5.98%) Senior Developer
6 10 (5.43%) Software Developer
6 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 6 (3.26%) CRM Developer
8 5 (2.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (2.72%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (2.72%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.17%) DBA
9 4 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (1.63%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (1.63%) VB6 Developer
10 3 (1.63%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (78.80%) .NET
2 64 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 51 (27.72%) WPF
4 48 (26.09%) HTML
5 31 (16.85%) CSS
5 31 (16.85%) jQuery
6 27 (14.67%) .NET Framework
7 24 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (11.41%) WCF
9 20 (10.87%) WinForms
10 13 (7.07%) JSP
11 12 (6.52%) XML
11 12 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (5.98%) Web Services
12 11 (5.98%) FIX Protocol
13 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 9 (4.89%) LINQ
15 8 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 7 (3.80%) HTML5
17 6 (3.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 19 (10.33%) Equities
2 10 (5.43%) Derivative
3 8 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.72%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.72%) Animation
6 4 (2.17%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.63%) Open Source
7 3 (1.63%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.63%) Replication
8 2 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.09%) iPhone
9 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) NHS
9 1 (0.54%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.48%) Windows
2 14 (7.61%) Linux
2 14 (7.61%) UNIX
3 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.63%) Android
6 2 (1.09%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.48%) OO
2 32 (17.39%) MVC
3 30 (16.30%) Multithreading
4 26 (14.13%) MVVM
5 22 (11.96%) OOP
6 20 (10.87%) CRM
7 17 (9.24%) Unit Testing
8 15 (8.15%) TDD
9 11 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.89%) Test Automation
11 9 (4.89%) Web Development
12 7 (3.80%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.80%) Scrum
13 6 (3.26%) OOD
13 6 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.26%) Web Application Development
13 6 (3.26%) Performance Analysis
14 5 (2.72%) Waterfall
14 5 (2.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.98%) JavaScript
2 46 (25.00%) SQL
3 38 (20.65%) Java
4 23 (12.50%) C++
5 19 (10.33%) VB
6 18 (9.78%) Perl
7 16 (8.70%) XAML
8 14 (7.61%) Python
9 11 (5.98%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.89%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.63%) VB6
12 2 (1.09%) Korn
12 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.09%) VBScript
12 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.54%) PHP
13 1 (0.54%) C
13 1 (0.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.15%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.07%) ISTQB
4 12 (6.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (4.89%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.89%) Degree
6 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.54%) MCPD
8 1 (0.54%) MCSD
8 1 (0.54%) CCNA
8 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) SLA
1 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.63%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (30.98%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.96%) Oracle
3 12 (6.52%) HP
4 11 (5.98%) Adobe
5 5 (2.72%) Sybase
6 3 (1.63%) VMware
7 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.09%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.09%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Nintex
8 1 (0.54%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.54%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.54%) Progress
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £301 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago