Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 > West Lothian
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 2 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.20% 12.86% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 18.75% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
West Lothian median daily rate £324 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +11.11% +9.57%
10th Percentile £306 £306 £258
90th Percentile £352 £378 £378
Scotland median daily rate £360 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +10.77% -4.41% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian 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 West Lothian with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 49 48 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 53.85% 68.57% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 49
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% +6.06% -12.00%
10th Percentile £318 £307 £265
90th Percentile £434 £435 £406
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -40.00% +6.67% +7.14%

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

C#
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 23 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
Livingston -12 1 £338 -3.57% 2
C#
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for C#.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft