The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 43 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 47 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.98% 3.42% 5.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.90% 12.95% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 33
Median daily rate £350 £326 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £478 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% +0.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
C#
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 440 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.45% 26.41% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 260 254
Median daily rate £353 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for C#.

1 72 (72.73%) .NET
2 47 (47.47%) SQL
3 37 (37.37%) SQL Server
4 35 (35.35%) ASP.NET
5 34 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (29.29%) MVC
7 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
7 28 (28.28%) .NET Framework
8 26 (26.26%) Windows
9 24 (24.24%) HTML
10 23 (23.23%) PowerShell
11 22 (22.22%) Finance
12 20 (20.20%) Configuration Management
13 19 (19.19%) T-SQL
13 19 (19.19%) CSS
14 18 (18.18%) Migration
15 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
15 16 (16.16%) Web Development
15 16 (16.16%) Windows Server
16 15 (15.15%) jQuery
16 15 (15.15%) SCCM
17 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (14.14%) OO
18 11 (11.11%) Web Services
18 11 (11.11%) Java
18 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (11.11%) VMware
18 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (11.11%) HTML5
18 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.09%) CMS
2 6 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.04%) IIS
5 2 (2.02%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.02%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.01%) Apache
6 1 (1.01%) SAS
6 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.03%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.03%) iTunes
3 2 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.02%) IaaS
3 2 (2.02%) PaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Network Security
2 1 (1.01%) FTP
2 1 (1.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.05%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.04%) GIS
5 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.02%) MySQL
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.01%) Big Data
7 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.01%) MS Access
7 1 (1.01%) Power BI
7 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.01%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.01%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.05%) NUnit
3 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.03%) MSBuild
4 3 (3.03%) Subversion
5 2 (2.02%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.01%) gulp
6 1 (1.01%) Hudson
6 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.01%) Maven
6 1 (1.01%) NuGet
6 1 (1.01%) Protractor
6 1 (1.01%) Selenium
6 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 64 (64.65%) Developer
2 28 (28.28%) .NET Developer
3 11 (11.11%) Architect
4 9 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.07%) Sitecore Architect
5 7 (7.07%) SQL Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Server Specialist
6 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.05%) BizTalk Developer
7 5 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Consultant
7 5 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Server Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.04%) UI Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (72.73%) .NET
2 35 (35.35%) ASP.NET
3 28 (28.28%) .NET Framework
4 24 (24.24%) HTML
5 19 (19.19%) CSS
6 15 (15.15%) jQuery
7 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (11.11%) HTML5
7 11 (11.11%) Web Services
8 10 (10.10%) REST
9 9 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 9 (9.09%) Entity Framework
10 8 (8.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (8.08%) WPF
11 6 (6.06%) CSS3
11 6 (6.06%) Middleware
11 6 (6.06%) RESTful
11 6 (6.06%) WCF
11 6 (6.06%) XML
12 5 (5.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (8.08%) iPad
2 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.05%) Physics
3 5 (5.05%) User Experience
4 4 (4.04%) Credit Risk
4 4 (4.04%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.03%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.03%) iPhone
5 3 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.01%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.26%) Windows
2 16 (16.16%) Windows Server
3 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.03%) Android
5 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.01%) Linux
7 1 (1.01%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.29%) MVC
3 20 (20.20%) Configuration Management
4 18 (18.18%) Migration
5 16 (16.16%) Web Development
6 14 (14.14%) OO
7 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.10%) Security Patching
9 9 (9.09%) ERP
10 8 (8.08%) Analytics
10 8 (8.08%) Integration Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Workflow
11 7 (7.07%) ITIL
12 6 (6.06%) API Development
12 6 (6.06%) API Integration
12 6 (6.06%) CRM
12 6 (6.06%) ETL
12 6 (6.06%) Front End Development
12 6 (6.06%) Scrum
12 6 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) SQL
2 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.23%) PowerShell
4 19 (19.19%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.11%) Java
6 8 (8.08%) VBScript
7 6 (6.06%) Python
7 6 (6.06%) VB
7 6 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 5 (5.05%) C++
9 3 (3.03%) C
9 3 (3.03%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.03%) PHP
9 3 (3.03%) Ruby
10 2 (2.02%) Delphi
11 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.01%) R
11 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.01%) VB6
11 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) PCI DSS
1 6 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (15.15%) SCCM
2 4 (4.04%) Puppet
2 4 (4.04%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.04%) vRealize
3 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.11%) VMware
3 8 (8.08%) ServiceNow
4 7 (7.07%) Sitecore
5 6 (6.06%) Oracle
6 3 (3.03%) Ab Initio
6 3 (3.03%) DevExpress
7 2 (2.02%) IBM
7 2 (2.02%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.01%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (1.01%) Telerik
8 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.01%) Twitter
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