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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 15 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 89 51 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.48% 7.73% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.60% 18.48% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.75
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
432 276 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.88% 41.82% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 135 187
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 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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#.

1 126 (72.83%) .NET
2 72 (41.62%) Microsoft
3 56 (32.37%) ASP.NET
4 54 (31.21%) SQL Server
5 51 (29.48%) SQL
6 48 (27.75%) WPF
7 46 (26.59%) JavaScript
8 42 (24.28%) Banking
9 38 (21.97%) Java
10 36 (20.81%) HTML
11 33 (19.08%) Windows
12 29 (16.76%) C++
13 28 (16.18%) OO
13 28 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (16.18%) .NET Framework
14 27 (15.61%) Multithreading
15 26 (15.03%) Oracle
16 25 (14.45%) Finance
17 24 (13.87%) XML
17 24 (13.87%) MVVM
18 23 (13.29%) MVC
19 22 (12.72%) WinForms
19 22 (12.72%) Visual Studio
20 21 (12.14%) jQuery
21 20 (11.56%) CSS
22 19 (10.98%) VB
22 19 (10.98%) UNIX
22 19 (10.98%) Front Office
22 19 (10.98%) WCF
23 18 (10.40%) Unit Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (8.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.20%) IIS
3 8 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.89%) SAS
5 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.73%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.73%) CMS
7 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.16%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.58%) Lync
8 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.05%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.89%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.73%) MS Office
6 2 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.73%) CSG Singleview
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.25%) HTTP
2 4 (2.31%) SAN
3 3 (1.73%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.16%) FTP
4 2 (1.16%) SSL
4 2 (1.16%) Intranet
4 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.58%) DNS
5 1 (0.58%) LDAP
5 1 (0.58%) LAN
5 1 (0.58%) WAN
5 1 (0.58%) Internet
5 1 (0.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.94%) KDB
4 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.89%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.58%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 22 (12.72%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (2.31%) NCrunch
5 3 (1.73%) Subversion
6 2 (1.16%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.58%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.58%) JUnit
7 1 (0.58%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.58%) JIRA
7 1 (0.58%) Selenium
7 1 (0.58%) NUnit
General
1 42 (24.28%) Banking
2 25 (14.45%) Finance
3 19 (10.98%) Front Office
4 5 (2.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 142 (82.08%) Developer
2 57 (32.95%) C# Developer
3 37 (21.39%) WPF Developer
4 29 (16.76%) .NET Developer
5 18 (10.40%) C++ Developer
6 17 (9.83%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.78%) Software Developer
7 10 (5.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (3.47%) Analyst
10 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (2.89%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (2.89%) Senior C++ Developer
10 5 (2.89%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.31%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (2.31%) Data Analyst
11 4 (2.31%) Applications Developer
12 3 (1.73%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (1.73%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (72.83%) .NET
2 56 (32.37%) ASP.NET
3 48 (27.75%) WPF
4 36 (20.81%) HTML
5 28 (16.18%) .NET Framework
6 24 (13.87%) XML
7 22 (12.72%) WinForms
8 21 (12.14%) jQuery
9 20 (11.56%) CSS
10 19 (10.98%) WCF
11 14 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (7.51%) JSP
12 13 (7.51%) STL
13 12 (6.94%) Web Services
13 12 (6.94%) LINQ
13 12 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (5.20%) DCOM
15 8 (4.62%) FIX Protocol
15 8 (4.62%) Reactive Extensions
16 7 (4.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (8.09%) Equities
3 9 (5.20%) Derivative
4 7 (4.05%) User Experience
5 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.89%) Animation
7 4 (2.31%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.16%) iPhone
8 2 (1.16%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.08%) Windows
2 19 (10.98%) UNIX
3 9 (5.20%) Linux
4 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.16%) Android
7 1 (0.58%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.18%) OO
1 28 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.61%) Multithreading
3 24 (13.87%) MVVM
4 23 (13.29%) MVC
5 18 (10.40%) CRM
5 18 (10.40%) Unit Testing
5 18 (10.40%) TDD
6 17 (9.83%) OOP
7 9 (5.20%) Test Automation
7 9 (5.20%) Functional Testing
8 7 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (4.05%) Waterfall
8 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.47%) SOA
9 6 (3.47%) ETL
10 5 (2.89%) Workflow
10 5 (2.89%) Scrum
10 5 (2.89%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (2.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.48%) SQL
2 46 (26.59%) JavaScript
3 38 (21.97%) Java
4 29 (16.76%) C++
5 19 (10.98%) VB
6 14 (8.09%) T-SQL
7 12 (6.94%) Perl
7 12 (6.94%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.78%) XAML
9 8 (4.62%) Python
10 5 (2.89%) VBA
11 4 (2.31%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.73%) VB6
13 2 (1.16%) Korn
13 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.58%) VC++
14 1 (0.58%) VBScript
14 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (8.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.09%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.51%) ISTQB
4 12 (6.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (5.20%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.05%) Degree
7 3 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.58%) MCPD
9 1 (0.58%) MCSD
9 1 (0.58%) CCNA
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (41.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.03%) Oracle
3 13 (7.51%) HP
4 7 (4.05%) Adobe
5 6 (3.47%) Sybase
6 4 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.73%) IBM
8 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.16%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.58%) Nintex
9 1 (0.58%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.58%) Progress
9 1 (0.58%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.58%) Google
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