Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fife 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 21 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 > Fife
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 8 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -
Contract jobs citing C# 11 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 37.93% 11.29% 8.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.89% 38.89% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Fife median daily rate £500 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +1.56% -
10th Percentile £332 £302 £282
90th Percentile £566 £338 £436
Scotland median daily rate £361 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +11.15% -4.41% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Fife median hourly rate - £43.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.73% -
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 Fife with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Fife
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 19 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 65.52% 29.03% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 10
Fife median daily rate £435 £315 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.10% +5.88% +3.48%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £151
90th Percentile £561 £338 £506
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Fife median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.95% -52.95% +258.93%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.61 £27.40
90th Percentile £14.25 £39.70 £42.82
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +6.67% +7.14%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Fife

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Fife

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Fife

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Fife over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Fife

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline 0 10 £500 +53.85%
C#
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Fife region with a requirement for C#.

1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) SOLID
3 7 (63.64%) C++
4 6 (54.55%) Concurrent Programming
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) C
6 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
6 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
6 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) WPF
8 2 (18.18%) XAML
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) SDET
8 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
8 2 (18.18%) Code First Entity Framework
9 1 (9.09%) iTunes
9 1 (9.09%) WebGL
9 1 (9.09%) Xbox
9 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
9 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
9 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
9 1 (9.09%) PlayStation

C#
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) Code First Entity Framework
2 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) Flash
3 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 1 (9.09%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) PlayStation
2 1 (9.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) SOLID
3 6 (54.55%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) SDET
7 1 (9.09%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (9.09%) Game Development
7 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) XAML
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby