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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# .NET Developer
Rank 76 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.27% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.29% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Average daily rate
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£273 £288 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £258 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £318 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.96 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +23.20%
C# .NET Developer
Scotland

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
1307 1039 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.54% 92.36% 93.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 529 309
Average daily rate £390 £365 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 22
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.35 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.84% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.30 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) jQuery
5 10 (58.82%) HTML
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) CSS
7 8 (47.06%) Finance
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (41.18%) WinForms
8 7 (41.18%) MVC
8 7 (41.18%) WPF
9 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
10 5 (29.41%) XML
11 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 4 (23.53%) Scrum
11 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (23.53%) WCF
12 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (17.65%) TDD
12 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
12 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
12 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
13 2 (11.76%) CMS
13 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
13 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (11.76%) Gherkin

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) WinForms
5 7 (41.18%) WPF
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 5 (29.41%) XML
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (23.53%) WCF
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
9 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
10 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
1 1 (5.88%) iPhone
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Ektron
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle