The table below looks at the statistics for the C# 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# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 66 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 14 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 1.72% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.88% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £284 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £368 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -9.23%
C# 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
1202 1065 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.05% 91.34% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 493 447
Average daily rate £388 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 28
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.28 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

C# Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

C# Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

C# Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited C# 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# Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
3 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 11 (61.11%) jQuery
6 10 (55.56%) HTML
6 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 10 (55.56%) WinForms
7 9 (50.00%) CSS
8 8 (44.44%) Finance
8 8 (44.44%) WPF
8 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (33.33%) XML
11 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
12 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 4 (22.22%) C++
12 4 (22.22%) MVC
12 4 (22.22%) Scrum
13 3 (16.67%) TDD
13 3 (16.67%) Windows
13 3 (16.67%) Degree
13 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
13 3 (16.67%) WCF
13 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
13 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
14 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
14 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited C# 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# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) jQuery
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) WinForms
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (44.44%) WPF
6 6 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 3 (16.67%) WCF
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
10 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
10 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter