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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Developer
Rank 87 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.42% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.45% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £245 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £245 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £329 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +11.94%
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
1547 1119 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.91% 93.80% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 606 469
Average daily rate £388 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £40.65 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) WCF
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) OO
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
8 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (7.14%) RESTful
9 1 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
9 1 (7.14%) Kanban
9 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 1 (7.14%) Financial Modelling

C# Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Ajax
6 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (7.14%) Equities
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Research
5 1 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Talend