The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 29 37 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing C# 147 132 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.81% 4.14% 6.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.98% 13.58% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 87 104
Median daily rate £320 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £283 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £35.19 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.40 £36.57
% change year-on-year
+0.25% +7.73%
C#
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
920 972 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.39% 30.45% 39.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 505 598
Median daily rate £340 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -0.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £25.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

C#
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -11 52 £350 +4.86% 22
Glasgow +12 48 £320 -5.18% 31
Renfrewshire -6 21 £305 -13.24% 1
Dundee - 14 £243 - 1
Fife +3 5 £325 -3.70%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £450 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for C#.

1 189 (67.02%) .NET
2 126 (44.68%) JavaScript
3 119 (42.20%) SQL Server
4 92 (32.62%) ASP.NET
5 90 (31.91%) SQL
6 76 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (25.89%) HTML
7 73 (25.89%) Java
8 70 (24.82%) MVC
9 63 (22.34%) jQuery
10 60 (21.28%) Microsoft
11 54 (19.15%) PowerShell
12 53 (18.79%) Security Cleared
12 53 (18.79%) CSS
12 53 (18.79%) Windows
13 50 (17.73%) .NET Framework
14 41 (14.54%) Web Development
15 40 (14.18%) SC Cleared
15 40 (14.18%) Migration
16 39 (13.83%) Visual Studio
17 37 (13.12%) Team Foundation Server
18 36 (12.77%) XML
18 36 (12.77%) Configuration Management
19 35 (12.41%) OO
20 34 (12.06%) Oracle
21 33 (11.70%) C++
21 33 (11.70%) Finance
21 33 (11.70%) AngularJS
22 31 (10.99%) MS Excel
22 31 (10.99%) Windows Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (9.93%) SharePoint
2 25 (8.87%) IIS
3 10 (3.55%) CMS
4 9 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.84%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.84%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.77%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.06%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.71%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.71%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.35%) Apache
10 1 (0.35%) SAS
10 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.35%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.48%) Office 365
3 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.06%) iTunes
3 3 (1.06%) SaaS
4 2 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.71%) IaaS
4 2 (0.71%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.55%) SSL
2 8 (2.84%) DNS
2 8 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.48%) Network Security
4 4 (1.42%) SAN
5 3 (1.06%) Firewall
6 2 (0.71%) HTTP
7 1 (0.35%) FTP
7 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (42.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.96%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.77%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.42%) GIS
9 3 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.71%) MySQL
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.71%) QGIS
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 39 (13.83%) Visual Studio
2 37 (13.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.38%) HP UFT
4 7 (2.48%) MSI
5 6 (2.13%) NUnit
6 4 (1.42%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.71%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.71%) Moq
8 2 (0.71%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.35%) Maven
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.35%) Subversion
9 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (11.70%) Finance
2 15 (5.32%) Banking
3 9 (3.19%) Games
4 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.42%) Legal
6 3 (1.06%) Electronics
6 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Advertising
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 153 (54.26%) Developer
2 60 (21.28%) .NET Developer
3 35 (12.41%) C# Developer
4 23 (8.16%) Applications Developer
5 19 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (6.74%) Software Engineer
6 17 (6.03%) SQL Developer
7 15 (5.32%) Architect
7 15 (5.32%) Web Developer
8 12 (4.26%) SharePoint Engineer
9 10 (3.55%) Analyst
9 10 (3.55%) Software Developer
10 8 (2.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (2.84%) Automation Tester
10 8 (2.84%) Consultant
10 8 (2.84%) Technical Architect
10 8 (2.84%) Tester
11 7 (2.48%) BizTalk Developer
11 7 (2.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (67.02%) .NET
2 92 (32.62%) ASP.NET
3 73 (25.89%) HTML
4 63 (22.34%) jQuery
5 53 (18.79%) CSS
6 50 (17.73%) .NET Framework
7 36 (12.77%) XML
8 33 (11.70%) AngularJS
9 27 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (9.57%) Entity Framework
10 25 (8.87%) Web Services
11 24 (8.51%) HTML5
12 18 (6.38%) WPF
13 15 (5.32%) CSS3
13 15 (5.32%) WCF
14 11 (3.90%) WinForms
15 10 (3.55%) Middleware
15 10 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (2.84%) NHibernate
16 8 (2.84%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.67%) Mathematics
3 15 (5.32%) Algorithms
3 15 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.61%) Data Structures
6 9 (3.19%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.84%) iPad
8 6 (2.13%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.13%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.77%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.77%) Physics
10 4 (1.42%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.42%) Derivative
10 4 (1.42%) Oculus Rift
11 3 (1.06%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (1.06%) Equities
11 3 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.79%) Windows
2 31 (10.99%) Windows Server
3 25 (8.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (8.51%) Apple iOS
5 23 (8.16%) Android
6 21 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.26%) Linux
8 9 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.13%) Unix
10 3 (1.06%) Solaris
11 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.35%) MVS
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (24.82%) MVC
3 41 (14.54%) Web Development
4 40 (14.18%) Migration
5 36 (12.77%) Configuration Management
6 35 (12.41%) OO
7 29 (10.28%) CRM
8 25 (8.87%) Software Engineering
9 21 (7.45%) ITIL
10 19 (6.74%) Test Scripting
10 19 (6.74%) Unit Testing
11 18 (6.38%) Scrum
12 17 (6.03%) TDD
13 16 (5.67%) Functional Testing
14 15 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (5.32%) Test Automation
15 14 (4.96%) ERP
15 14 (4.96%) Workflow
16 13 (4.61%) OOD
17 12 (4.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 90 (31.91%) SQL
3 73 (25.89%) Java
4 54 (19.15%) PowerShell
5 33 (11.70%) C++
6 30 (10.64%) VB
7 21 (7.45%) VB.NET
8 20 (7.09%) VBScript
9 16 (5.67%) T-SQL
10 15 (5.32%) Python
11 11 (3.90%) VBA
12 7 (2.48%) C
12 7 (2.48%) PHP
12 7 (2.48%) VB6
13 6 (2.13%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.77%) Ruby
15 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.71%) COBOL
16 2 (0.71%) Perl
16 2 (0.71%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 53 (18.79%) Security Cleared
2 40 (14.18%) SC Cleared
3 25 (8.87%) Degree
4 19 (6.74%) ISTQB
5 17 (6.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (4.96%) MCSE
8 12 (4.26%) ISEB
9 8 (2.84%) BC Cleared
10 7 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (2.48%) MCSD
11 4 (1.42%) CCNA
11 4 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.71%) CISSP
12 2 (0.71%) SANS
13 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.35%) MCP
13 1 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.13%) PCI DSS
1 6 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 18 (6.38%) SCCM
2 7 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.13%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.42%) Puppet
4 4 (1.42%) vRealize
5 3 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.71%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 60 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.06%) Oracle
3 25 (8.87%) HP
4 14 (4.96%) VMware
5 8 (2.84%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.48%) Nintex
7 6 (2.13%) ILOG
7 6 (2.13%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.77%) Ab Initio
8 5 (1.77%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.42%) IBM
9 4 (1.42%) Symantec
10 3 (1.06%) DevExpress
10 3 (1.06%) Sybase
10 3 (1.06%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.71%) Infoblox
11 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.71%) Telerik
12 1 (0.35%) Charles River
12 1 (0.35%) Perforce
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