Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 16 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +7
Contract jobs citing C# 14 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 10.22% 4.21% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.67% 9.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £425 £258 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.05% - -
Scotland median daily rate £361 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +11.15% -3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year - +6.49% +0.95%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 30 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 21.90% 43.16% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 10
Aberdeen median daily rate £381 £293 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.34% -40.00% +45.52%
10th Percentile £193 £156 £406
90th Percentile £438 £375 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - £28.00
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -34.15% +9.33% +7.14%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

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 18 November 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (92.86%) Intranet
2 13 (92.86%) Document Management
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
5 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
5 8 (57.14%) Refactoring
6 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 1 (7.14%) Advertising
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) Asset Management

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 14 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Document Management
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Refactoring
4 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft