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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 26 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 134 162 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.78% 5.61% 6.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.88% 18.49% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 92 125
Median daily rate £345 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £286 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
844 876 1147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.71% 30.32% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 504 666
Median daily rate £364 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £245 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 4
Median hourly rate £43.50 £38.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.79 £25.00 £35.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.20 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +13 64 £388 +3.33% 36
Glasgow -5 39 £345 +2.22% 20
West Lothian +1 9 £350 - 2
Renfrewshire -8 5 £310 -8.82% 1
Dundee +3 4 £288 -4.16% 4
Fife +1 4 £310 -3.12%
Aberdeen - 4 £258 -
Angus - 2 - -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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#.

1 211 (72.26%) .NET
2 118 (40.41%) JavaScript
3 117 (40.07%) SQL Server
4 100 (34.25%) SQL
5 93 (31.85%) ASP.NET
6 84 (28.77%) jQuery
7 83 (28.42%) HTML
8 82 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (27.74%) Java
10 72 (24.66%) MVC
11 70 (23.97%) CSS
12 55 (18.84%) .NET Framework
13 53 (18.15%) Microsoft
14 51 (17.47%) AngularJS
15 48 (16.44%) OO
16 43 (14.73%) C++
17 41 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (11.64%) Web Development
19 33 (11.30%) HTML5
20 31 (10.62%) Entity Framework
20 31 (10.62%) VB
20 31 (10.62%) Configuration Management
21 29 (9.93%) Finance
22 28 (9.59%) ITIL
22 28 (9.59%) Release Management
22 28 (9.59%) Test Scripting
22 28 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 27 (9.25%) Security Cleared
23 27 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
23 27 (9.25%) Web Services

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 13 (4.45%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (3.42%) CMS
3 9 (3.08%) IIS
4 7 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.40%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.68%) Apache
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.40%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.71%) GitHub
2 5 (1.71%) iTunes
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.40%) Firewall
2 6 (2.05%) HTTP
3 3 (1.03%) Internet
3 3 (1.03%) Intranet
3 3 (1.03%) Network Security
4 2 (0.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) FTP
5 1 (0.34%) SAN
5 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (40.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.90%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.68%) GIS
9 2 (0.68%) MySQL
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.34%) MS Access
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (7.88%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.45%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.74%) Jasmine
4 8 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.40%) Maven
6 6 (2.05%) Grunt
6 6 (2.05%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (2.05%) Selenium
6 6 (2.05%) Subversion
7 5 (1.71%) HP UFT
7 5 (1.71%) JIRA
7 5 (1.71%) YouTrack
8 3 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.03%) Moq
8 3 (1.03%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.03%) NUnit
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.03%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.68%) Hudson
General
1 29 (9.93%) Finance
2 11 (3.77%) Banking
3 7 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (2.05%) Publishing
5 5 (1.71%) Games
6 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.03%) Advertising
7 3 (1.03%) Electronics
8 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 212 (72.60%) Developer
2 89 (30.48%) .NET Developer
3 55 (18.84%) C# Developer
4 36 (12.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (11.99%) SQL Developer
6 27 (9.25%) Applications Developer
6 27 (9.25%) Software Developer
7 21 (7.19%) Web Developer
8 17 (5.82%) Software Engineer
9 13 (4.45%) Applications Support
10 12 (4.11%) Senior Developer
11 11 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (3.77%) BizTalk Developer
12 10 (3.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.42%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.08%) .NET Web Developer
13 9 (3.08%) Analyst
13 9 (3.08%) C# Web Developer
13 9 (3.08%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (72.26%) .NET
2 93 (31.85%) ASP.NET
3 84 (28.77%) jQuery
4 83 (28.42%) HTML
5 70 (23.97%) CSS
6 55 (18.84%) .NET Framework
7 51 (17.47%) AngularJS
8 41 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (11.30%) HTML5
10 31 (10.62%) Entity Framework
11 28 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (9.25%) Web Services
13 23 (7.88%) WPF
14 16 (5.48%) CSS3
14 16 (5.48%) RESTful
14 16 (5.48%) WCF
15 13 (4.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (4.45%) Middleware
15 13 (4.45%) XML
16 11 (3.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.56%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (4.79%) Mathematics
3 13 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.77%) User Experience
5 10 (3.42%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.74%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.74%) LIMS
6 8 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.40%) Physics
8 6 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.71%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (1.71%) iPad
9 5 (1.71%) iPhone
9 5 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.03%) Derivative
11 2 (0.68%) Equities
11 2 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.68%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.90%) Windows
2 18 (6.16%) Apple iOS
3 17 (5.82%) Linux
4 15 (5.14%) Android
5 5 (1.71%) Unix
6 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.03%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (24.66%) MVC
3 48 (16.44%) OO
4 34 (11.64%) Web Development
5 31 (10.62%) Configuration Management
6 28 (9.59%) ITIL
6 28 (9.59%) Release Management
6 28 (9.59%) Test Scripting
7 26 (8.90%) Scrum
8 24 (8.22%) Software Engineering
9 21 (7.19%) TDD
10 18 (6.16%) Unit Testing
11 17 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (5.82%) CRM
11 17 (5.82%) ITIL V3
12 16 (5.48%) Integration Testing
12 16 (5.48%) OOD
13 15 (5.14%) SDLC
14 14 (4.79%) ETL
14 14 (4.79%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (40.41%) JavaScript
2 100 (34.25%) SQL
3 81 (27.74%) Java
4 43 (14.73%) C++
5 31 (10.62%) VB
6 25 (8.56%) VB.NET
7 23 (7.88%) T-SQL
8 21 (7.19%) VBA
9 18 (6.16%) PowerShell
9 18 (6.16%) Python
10 15 (5.14%) VB6
11 12 (4.11%) VBScript
12 10 (3.42%) Objective-C
13 9 (3.08%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.40%) Ruby
15 6 (2.05%) C
16 3 (1.03%) ActionScript
16 3 (1.03%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.03%) PHP
16 3 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (9.25%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.88%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.79%) Degree
4 7 (2.40%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (1.37%) ISEB
6 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.03%) MCAD
7 3 (1.03%) MCSD
7 3 (1.03%) MCTS
8 2 (0.68%) CISSP
8 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.68%) SANS
9 1 (0.34%) CCNA
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.40%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (1.37%) ISO13485
2 4 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) GMP
System Software
1 10 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.37%) Docker
3 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (3.08%) SCCM
2 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.68%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (18.15%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.56%) Oracle
3 15 (5.14%) ILOG
4 10 (3.42%) Symantec
5 5 (1.71%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.71%) HP
5 5 (1.71%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.37%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.37%) Twitter
7 3 (1.03%) Telerik
8 2 (0.68%) Sybase
8 2 (0.68%) VMware
9 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.34%) Cognos
9 1 (0.34%) IBM
9 1 (0.34%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.34%) Xamarin
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