The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C#
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C# 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 4.41% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £381 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 10 23 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 14.71% 47.92% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Median daily rate £160 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.28% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £350 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Aberdeen

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Aberdeen

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for C#.

1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (50.00%) Intranet
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (12.50%) Refactoring

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Document Management
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago