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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Scotland / Fife
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing C# 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 12.50% 7.41% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.00% 10.53% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £320 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

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 Fife with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Fife
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 20 19 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 83.33% 70.37% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 6
Median daily rate £320 £375 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.66% +41.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £163 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £28.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.90% -14.39%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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 0 3 £320 -
C#
Scotland

C#
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++

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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft