The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 80 58 83
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 44 56 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.59% 2.25% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 2.40% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.77%
C# Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2578 2331 2503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.27% 93.46% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1118 1175
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 £217 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 87 125
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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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
Glasgow -11 26 £400 -20.00% 3
Aberdeen +12 8 £300 - 2
Edinburgh -8 8 £350 +3.70% 8
Dundee - - - -
C# Developer
UK

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title.

1 89 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (64.04%) .NET
3 45 (50.56%) WPF
4 31 (34.83%) Banking
5 26 (29.21%) WinForms
5 26 (29.21%) SQL Server
6 24 (26.97%) SQL
7 22 (24.72%) Windows
7 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
8 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
9 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
9 20 (22.47%) Finance
9 20 (22.47%) Multithreading
10 19 (21.35%) WCF
11 16 (17.98%) Java
12 15 (16.85%) MVVM
12 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (16.85%) .NET Framework
13 14 (15.73%) TDD
13 14 (15.73%) HTML
14 13 (14.61%) UNIX
15 12 (13.48%) Front Office
15 12 (13.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (12.36%) LINQ
16 11 (12.36%) MVC
16 11 (12.36%) Visual Studio
17 10 (11.24%) Oracle
17 10 (11.24%) jQuery
18 9 (10.11%) Shell Script
19 8 (8.99%) CSS

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited C# Developer in their job title 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 with C# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) CMS
2 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Intranet
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) LAN
2 1 (1.12%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) KDB
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) DB2
5 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.25%) NCrunch
4 1 (1.12%) JUnit
4 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 31 (34.83%) Banking
2 20 (22.47%) Finance
3 12 (13.48%) Front Office
4 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (64.04%) .NET
2 45 (50.56%) WPF
3 26 (29.21%) WinForms
4 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
5 19 (21.35%) WCF
6 15 (16.85%) .NET Framework
7 14 (15.73%) HTML
8 11 (12.36%) LINQ
9 10 (11.24%) jQuery
10 8 (8.99%) CSS
11 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.74%) Reactive Extensions
13 5 (5.62%) Web Services
14 3 (3.37%) XML
14 3 (3.37%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (3.37%) REST
14 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 2 (2.25%) Castle Windsor
15 2 (2.25%) Task Parallel Library
15 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (6.74%) Equities
3 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.49%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.37%) Derivative
4 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.37%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.12%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) UNIX
3 1 (1.12%) Android
3 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Multithreading
2 15 (16.85%) MVVM
2 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.73%) TDD
4 11 (12.36%) MVC
5 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.87%) OO
6 7 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.62%) Scrum
8 4 (4.49%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.49%) SOA
8 4 (4.49%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (4.49%) Algorithmic Trading
9 3 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.37%) OOP
9 3 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.37%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.25%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.25%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (26.97%) SQL
3 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.98%) Java
5 9 (10.11%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.74%) C++
7 5 (5.62%) Perl
8 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.37%) Python
9 2 (2.25%) XAML
9 2 (2.25%) Korn
9 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) VB
10 1 (1.12%) C
10 1 (1.12%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.12%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Sybase
4 1 (1.12%) Reuters
4 1 (1.12%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.12%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.12%) ION Trading
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