The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 28 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 / West Lothian
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C# 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 6.06% - 5.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% - 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £343 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 - £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.13 £39.28
% change year-on-year +4.91% -2.92%  

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 West Lothian with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Lothian
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 21 9 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 63.64% 27.27% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 50
Median daily rate £400 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £398
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 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in West Lothian

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in West Lothian

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for C#.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) VB

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB