The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills 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# over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 39 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 108 174 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.23% 6.43% 6.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.86% 16.96% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 119 61
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
840 1026 823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 32.92% 37.92% 35.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 616 416
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.12 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £47.50 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 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
Edinburgh -14 56 £400 +14.28% 15
Glasgow -10 33 £338 - 35
Renfrewshire -2 8 £343 -7.43% 4
West Lothian +1 4 £375 +30.43%
Stirling +9 3 £375 -
Fife - 2 £320 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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#.

1 217 (76.95%) .NET
2 145 (51.42%) SQL Server
3 122 (43.26%) ASP.NET
4 102 (36.17%) SQL
5 99 (35.11%) MVC
6 93 (32.98%) CSS
7 84 (29.79%) HTML
8 77 (27.30%) JavaScript
9 75 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (25.53%) .NET Framework
11 69 (24.47%) Microsoft
12 58 (20.57%) Finance
13 57 (20.21%) Windows
14 54 (19.15%) Entity Framework
15 50 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (14.89%) WPF
16 42 (14.89%) Visual Studio
17 41 (14.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 40 (14.18%) Unit Testing
19 39 (13.83%) jQuery
20 37 (13.12%) AngularJS
20 37 (13.12%) Java
21 36 (12.77%) Web Services
22 35 (12.41%) OO
23 31 (10.99%) VB.NET
24 30 (10.64%) Windows Server
24 30 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
25 29 (10.28%) HTML5
26 28 (9.93%) T-SQL
26 28 (9.93%) Oracle

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (6.74%) IIS
1 19 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.90%) NServiceBus
3 7 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.42%) Apache
5 4 (1.42%) Node.js
5 4 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.06%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.35%) Drupal
8 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.35%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.26%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.42%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.06%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.84%) HTTP
2 7 (2.48%) SSL
3 4 (1.42%) Internet
4 3 (1.06%) RS-232
4 3 (1.06%) RS-485
4 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.35%) Firewall
5 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (51.42%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.19%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.77%) SQLite
7 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.71%) DB2
8 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.71%) MS Access
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.35%) Informix
9 1 (0.35%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 42 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.67%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.32%) MSI
4 13 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.90%) Eclipse
5 11 (3.90%) Selenium
6 9 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (2.84%) NUnit
7 8 (2.84%) WebDriver
8 7 (2.48%) Fiddler
8 7 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.48%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.06%) HP UFT
9 3 (1.06%) Moq
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (1.06%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.06%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 58 (20.57%) Finance
2 11 (3.90%) Banking
3 6 (2.13%) Legal
4 5 (1.77%) Advertising
4 5 (1.77%) Games
4 5 (1.77%) Military
5 4 (1.42%) Back Office
5 4 (1.42%) Interactive Media
5 4 (1.42%) Publishing
6 3 (1.06%) Automotive
6 3 (1.06%) Electronics
6 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.06%) Retail
7 2 (0.71%) Front Office
7 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 199 (70.57%) Developer
2 105 (37.23%) .NET Developer
3 72 (25.53%) C# Developer
4 44 (15.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 23 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (7.45%) SQL Developer
8 19 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 19 (6.74%) Senior Developer
8 19 (6.74%) Software Engineer
9 17 (6.03%) .NET Software Developer
9 17 (6.03%) Web Developer
10 16 (5.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (4.26%) WPF Developer
13 11 (3.90%) Analyst
13 11 (3.90%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (3.55%) .NET Web Developer
15 9 (3.19%) C# WPF Developer
16 8 (2.84%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (76.95%) .NET
2 122 (43.26%) ASP.NET
3 93 (32.98%) CSS
4 84 (29.79%) HTML
5 72 (25.53%) .NET Framework
6 54 (19.15%) Entity Framework
7 50 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (14.89%) WPF
9 39 (13.83%) jQuery
10 37 (13.12%) AngularJS
11 36 (12.77%) Web Services
12 30 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (10.28%) HTML5
14 27 (9.57%) CSS3
15 21 (7.45%) WinForms
16 20 (7.09%) XML
17 17 (6.03%) JSON
17 17 (6.03%) LINQ
17 17 (6.03%) WCF
18 15 (5.32%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.51%) User Experience
2 15 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.26%) Derivative
3 12 (4.26%) Equity Derivative
3 12 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.48%) Replication
5 5 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.06%) iPad
7 3 (1.06%) iPhone
7 3 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.06%) VLE
8 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.71%) Statistics
8 2 (0.71%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.35%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.21%) Windows
2 30 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 17 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (5.32%) Unix
5 11 (3.90%) Linux
6 9 (3.19%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.84%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.71%) Android
10 1 (0.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (35.11%) MVC
2 75 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (14.18%) Unit Testing
4 35 (12.41%) OO
5 27 (9.57%) TDD
6 26 (9.22%) Scrum
7 17 (6.03%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (5.67%) Analytics
8 16 (5.67%) SDLC
8 16 (5.67%) Software Engineering
8 16 (5.67%) Web Development
9 15 (5.32%) Investment Management
10 13 (4.61%) Asset Management
10 13 (4.61%) Change Management
10 13 (4.61%) Performance Management
11 12 (4.26%) Data Analytics
11 12 (4.26%) Front End Development
12 11 (3.90%) High Availability
12 11 (3.90%) Performance Testing
12 11 (3.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 102 (36.17%) SQL
2 77 (27.30%) JavaScript
3 37 (13.12%) Java
4 31 (10.99%) VB.NET
5 28 (9.93%) T-SQL
6 25 (8.87%) PowerShell
7 22 (7.80%) C++
8 20 (7.09%) VB
9 19 (6.74%) VBScript
10 17 (6.03%) C
11 12 (4.26%) VB6
12 8 (2.84%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.48%) COBOL
13 7 (2.48%) PL/1
14 6 (2.13%) Perl
14 6 (2.13%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.77%) Embedded C
15 5 (1.77%) Python
15 5 (1.77%) VBA
16 4 (1.42%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.61%) Degree
3 11 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.84%) ISEB
4 8 (2.84%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.35%) CISSP
6 1 (0.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.19%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.06%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.71%) WMI
4 1 (0.35%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 69 (24.47%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.93%) Oracle
3 12 (4.26%) VMware
4 6 (2.13%) Sybase
5 4 (1.42%) HP
6 2 (0.71%) Charles River
6 2 (0.71%) Symbian
7 1 (0.35%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.35%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.35%) IBM
7 1 (0.35%) Nintex
7 1 (0.35%) Splunk
7 1 (0.35%) Telerik
7 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
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