The table below looks at the statistics for the C# .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# .NET Developer
Rank 79 74 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.32% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.35% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Average daily rate
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£315 £263 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
C# .NET Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1309 1143 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.79% 92.10% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 585 283
Average daily rate £380 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 15
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £20.40 £31.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the Edinburgh region.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the Edinburgh region.

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited C# .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# .NET Developer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (73.33%) jQuery
5 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) CSS
6 8 (53.33%) Finance
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (46.67%) MVC
7 7 (46.67%) WPF
8 6 (40.00%) WinForms
9 5 (33.33%) XML
9 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (26.67%) Scrum
10 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (26.67%) WCF
11 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (20.00%) TDD
11 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
11 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
12 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
12 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server

C# .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited C# .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) WPF
6 6 (40.00%) WinForms
7 5 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
9 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
10 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
11 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) iPhone
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Ektron
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago