The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 33 32 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Contract jobs citing C# 7 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.29% 2.17% 37.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.95% 4.84% 65.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Average daily rate £336 £370 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.12% +4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £338 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £393 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 62 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 23.93% 44.93% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 16
Average daily rate £343 £349 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.86% -1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -3 6 £336 -9.12%
C#
Scotland

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 14 (82.35%) VBScript
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (82.35%) WinForms
1 14 (82.35%) WPF
1 14 (82.35%) Unit Testing
1 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
1 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
2 13 (76.47%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (76.47%) MSI
2 13 (76.47%) XML
2 13 (76.47%) XSD
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) Performance Management
3 11 (64.71%) Change Management
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) Performance Testing
4 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (52.94%) .NET
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle
6 8 (47.06%) RDBMS
6 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
6 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) Web Development
7 7 (41.18%) Degree
7 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
7 7 (41.18%) OO
7 7 (41.18%) Project Management
7 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) RDBMS
2 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MSI
2 7 (41.18%) Eclipse
2 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Development Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Development Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Tools Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) WinForms
1 14 (82.35%) WPF
2 13 (76.47%) XML
2 13 (76.47%) XSD
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
1 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Unit Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Change Management
2 11 (64.71%) Performance Management
3 10 (58.82%) Performance Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Web Development
5 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
5 7 (41.18%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) Project Management
5 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) UX Design
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
1 14 (82.35%) VBScript
2 7 (41.18%) C
2 7 (41.18%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) COBOL
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) PL/1
2 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) REXX
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Tcl
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft