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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 15 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Contract jobs citing C# 74 29 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.15% 4.70% 10.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.36% 10.78% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 10 44
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £294 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 - £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.85%
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
331 269 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.40% 43.60% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 150 175
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £226 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.60 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.27% -53.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £13.68 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £16.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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#.

1 127 (81.41%) .NET
2 78 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 75 (48.08%) SQL Server
4 62 (39.74%) Microsoft
5 53 (33.97%) SQL
6 47 (30.13%) JavaScript
7 43 (27.56%) HTML
8 38 (24.36%) CSS
9 32 (20.51%) XML
9 32 (20.51%) Visual Studio
10 31 (19.87%) .NET Framework
11 30 (19.23%) WPF
11 30 (19.23%) Windows
12 28 (17.95%) Finance
13 27 (17.31%) C++
13 27 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (16.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 25 (16.03%) Oracle
15 24 (15.38%) Web Services
15 24 (15.38%) HTTP
15 24 (15.38%) jQuery
16 23 (14.74%) MVC
17 22 (14.10%) SharePoint
17 22 (14.10%) Banking
18 21 (13.46%) FIX Protocol
18 21 (13.46%) T-SQL
19 19 (12.18%) Java
19 19 (12.18%) WCF
19 19 (12.18%) TDD
19 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.62%) IIS
2 15 (9.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (8.33%) Umbraco
4 10 (6.41%) CMS
5 8 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.21%) SAS
7 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.64%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.64%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.92%) MS Office
4 2 (1.28%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.38%) HTTP
2 5 (3.21%) SSL
2 5 (3.21%) Intranet
3 3 (1.92%) Extranet
4 2 (1.28%) SAN
5 1 (0.64%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.64%) KDB
9 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.64%) SSDT
9 1 (0.64%) SQLite
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (20.51%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.21%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (3.21%) Fiddler
2 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.28%) MSTest
4 2 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.28%) Moq
4 2 (1.28%) NUnit
5 1 (0.64%) Selenium
5 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.64%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (0.64%) CppUnit
General
1 28 (17.95%) Finance
2 22 (14.10%) Banking
3 6 (3.85%) Front Office
4 5 (3.21%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 129 (82.69%) Developer
2 37 (23.72%) .NET Developer
3 31 (19.87%) C# Developer
4 21 (13.46%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.90%) C++ Developer
5 17 (10.90%) WPF Developer
6 16 (10.26%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Senior C++ Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.56%) Data Analyst
12 4 (2.56%) Java Developer
13 3 (1.92%) VB Developer
13 3 (1.92%) Software Developer
13 3 (1.92%) Architect
13 3 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (81.41%) .NET
2 78 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 43 (27.56%) HTML
4 38 (24.36%) CSS
5 32 (20.51%) XML
6 31 (19.87%) .NET Framework
7 30 (19.23%) WPF
8 24 (15.38%) Web Services
8 24 (15.38%) jQuery
9 21 (13.46%) FIX Protocol
10 19 (12.18%) WCF
10 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (10.90%) STL
12 14 (8.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (7.69%) LINQ
14 11 (7.05%) DCOM
15 9 (5.77%) COM+
15 9 (5.77%) WinForms
16 8 (5.13%) OLE DB
16 8 (5.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.41%) Client/Server
2 7 (4.49%) User Experience
3 6 (3.85%) Market Risk
4 5 (3.21%) Replication
5 4 (2.56%) Web 2.0
5 4 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.56%) Social Network
6 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.92%) Derivative
7 2 (1.28%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.28%) Equities
7 2 (1.28%) NHS
7 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.64%) iPhone
8 1 (0.64%) Open Source
8 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.64%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.23%) Windows
2 15 (9.62%) UNIX
3 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.56%) Android
4 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (14.74%) MVC
3 19 (12.18%) TDD
4 17 (10.90%) Unit Testing
5 13 (8.33%) MVVM
5 13 (8.33%) OO
6 11 (7.05%) Multithreading
7 9 (5.77%) CRM
7 9 (5.77%) ETL
7 9 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.13%) Migration
9 7 (4.49%) OOD
10 6 (3.85%) SOA
10 6 (3.85%) Document Management
11 5 (3.21%) Scrum
11 5 (3.21%) Web Development
11 5 (3.21%) UX Design
11 5 (3.21%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (2.56%) Functional Testing
12 4 (2.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.97%) SQL
2 47 (30.13%) JavaScript
3 27 (17.31%) C++
4 21 (13.46%) T-SQL
5 19 (12.18%) Java
6 13 (8.33%) VB
7 11 (7.05%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.85%) VB6
9 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.21%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.21%) VBA
10 4 (2.56%) XPath
11 3 (1.92%) Perl
12 2 (1.28%) Korn
12 2 (1.28%) XAML
12 2 (1.28%) VBScript
13 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (1.92%) Degree
4 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) MCPD
5 1 (0.64%) MCSD
5 1 (0.64%) CCNA
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) SLA
1 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.28%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) SCOM
1 2 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.03%) Oracle
3 6 (3.85%) HP
4 4 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (2.56%) IBM
4 4 (2.56%) Nintex
5 3 (1.92%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.92%) Sybase
6 1 (0.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.64%) Google
6 1 (0.64%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per week + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + doe
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 25 days ago