The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing C# 100 68 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.49% 10.30% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.42% 24.37% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
C#
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
427 279 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.08% 42.27% 35.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 139 164
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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#.

1 131 (72.78%) .NET
2 67 (37.22%) Microsoft
3 55 (30.56%) ASP.NET
4 52 (28.89%) SQL Server
5 51 (28.33%) WPF
6 50 (27.78%) SQL
7 47 (26.11%) JavaScript
8 45 (25.00%) Banking
9 43 (23.89%) Java
10 40 (22.22%) HTML
11 34 (18.89%) Windows
12 31 (17.22%) Multithreading
13 30 (16.67%) OO
14 29 (16.11%) C++
15 28 (15.56%) Finance
15 28 (15.56%) .NET Framework
16 25 (13.89%) jQuery
16 25 (13.89%) MVVM
16 25 (13.89%) Oracle
17 24 (13.33%) CSS
18 23 (12.78%) Front Office
19 22 (12.22%) MVC
19 22 (12.22%) WinForms
20 21 (11.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 21 (11.67%) CRM
21 20 (11.11%) UNIX
21 20 (11.11%) Equities
22 19 (10.56%) VB
22 19 (10.56%) WCF
23 18 (10.00%) Unit Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (4.44%) IIS
3 6 (3.33%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.78%) SAS
4 5 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.22%) CMS
6 2 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.56%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.33%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.78%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.67%) MS Office
6 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.67%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.56%) HTTP
2 4 (2.22%) SAN
3 3 (1.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.11%) FTP
4 2 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.11%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.56%) Intranet
5 1 (0.56%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) LDAP
5 1 (0.56%) DNS
5 1 (0.56%) LAN
5 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.44%) KDB
3 13 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 16 (8.89%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (2.22%) NCrunch
5 3 (1.67%) Subversion
5 3 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.11%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.56%) JUnit
7 1 (0.56%) JIRA
7 1 (0.56%) NUnit
7 1 (0.56%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.56%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 45 (25.00%) Banking
2 28 (15.56%) Finance
3 23 (12.78%) Front Office
4 6 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 147 (81.67%) Developer
2 58 (32.22%) C# Developer
3 41 (22.78%) WPF Developer
4 31 (17.22%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 14 (7.78%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (3.89%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 6 (3.33%) CRM Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Analyst
11 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (2.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.22%) Data Analyst
12 4 (2.22%) Applications Developer
13 3 (1.67%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (72.78%) .NET
2 55 (30.56%) ASP.NET
3 51 (28.33%) WPF
4 40 (22.22%) HTML
5 28 (15.56%) .NET Framework
6 25 (13.89%) jQuery
7 24 (13.33%) CSS
8 22 (12.22%) WinForms
9 19 (10.56%) WCF
10 17 (9.44%) XML
10 17 (9.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (7.22%) JSP
11 13 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
12 12 (6.67%) LINQ
13 11 (6.11%) Web Services
14 9 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 8 (4.44%) STL
16 7 (3.89%) DCOM
16 7 (3.89%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (11.11%) Equities
3 12 (6.67%) Derivative
4 7 (3.89%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.78%) Animation
7 4 (2.22%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.11%) iPhone
8 2 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.11%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.11%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.11%) Replication
8 2 (1.11%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.56%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.89%) Windows
2 20 (11.11%) UNIX
3 14 (7.78%) Linux
4 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.11%) Android
8 1 (0.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.22%) Multithreading
2 30 (16.67%) OO
3 25 (13.89%) MVVM
4 22 (12.22%) MVC
5 21 (11.67%) CRM
6 18 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 17 (9.44%) OOP
8 16 (8.89%) TDD
9 13 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.00%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (3.89%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (3.33%) Waterfall
12 6 (3.33%) Scrum
13 5 (2.78%) OOD
13 5 (2.78%) SOA
13 5 (2.78%) ETL
13 5 (2.78%) Web Development
13 5 (2.78%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (27.78%) SQL
2 47 (26.11%) JavaScript
3 43 (23.89%) Java
4 29 (16.11%) C++
5 19 (10.56%) VB
6 18 (10.00%) Perl
7 14 (7.78%) Shell Script
7 14 (7.78%) Python
8 12 (6.67%) XAML
9 10 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.78%) VBA
11 3 (1.67%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.67%) VB6
12 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.11%) Korn
12 2 (1.11%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.56%) VC++
13 1 (0.56%) VBScript
13 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.22%) SC Cleared
2 13 (7.22%) ISTQB
3 12 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 9 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.44%) Degree
6 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.56%) MCSD
7 1 (0.56%) CCNA
7 1 (0.56%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) SLA
1 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (37.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.89%) Oracle
3 13 (7.22%) HP
4 7 (3.89%) Adobe
5 6 (3.33%) Sybase
6 4 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.11%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.11%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.11%) IBM
8 1 (0.56%) Progress
8 1 (0.56%) Google
8 1 (0.56%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.56%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.56%) Nintex
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