The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Scotland / Fife
Rank 5 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing C# 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 13.79% 7.14% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £315 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 44.83% 53.57% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Median daily rate £310 £320 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £320 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.85 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Fife

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

C#
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Fife region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Dunfermline +3 4 £315 -1.56%
C#
Scotland

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Fife region with a requirement for C#.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) WPF
2 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) OO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) WPF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft