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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 30 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Contract jobs citing C# 54 59 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.23% 3.45% 6.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.06% 13.20% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 45
Median daily rate £390 £332 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.13 £40.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.75% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.38 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
384 447 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.17% 26.14% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 264 252
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £25.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.12% -27.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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 September 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 September 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 84 (75.00%) .NET
2 54 (48.21%) SQL
3 48 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (39.29%) ASP.NET
5 38 (33.93%) SQL Server
6 37 (33.04%) MVC
7 33 (29.46%) .NET Framework
8 29 (25.89%) JavaScript
9 28 (25.00%) HTML
10 24 (21.43%) CSS
10 24 (21.43%) Windows
11 21 (18.75%) Finance
11 21 (18.75%) PowerShell
12 20 (17.86%) Configuration Management
13 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
13 19 (16.96%) jQuery
14 17 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (15.18%) Web Services
14 17 (15.18%) OO
14 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
14 17 (15.18%) Migration
15 16 (14.29%) Windows Server
16 15 (13.39%) Web Development
16 15 (13.39%) SCCM
17 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (10.71%) AngularJS
18 12 (10.71%) Entity Framework
18 12 (10.71%) Integration Testing
18 12 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (10.71%) Scrum

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 12 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (7.14%) CMS
3 5 (4.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.68%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) Apache
5 2 (1.79%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.68%) iTunes
3 2 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.79%) IaaS
3 2 (1.79%) PaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) HTTP
2 3 (2.68%) Network Security
3 1 (0.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.57%) GIS
5 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.79%) MySQL
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.89%) MS Access
7 1 (0.89%) Power BI
7 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.89%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.46%) NUnit
4 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.68%) MSBuild
4 3 (2.68%) Subversion
5 2 (1.79%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.89%) Hudson
6 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.89%) Maven
6 1 (0.89%) NuGet
6 1 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.89%) Selenium
6 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Banking
3 5 (4.46%) Legal
4 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (68.75%) Developer
2 32 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 11 (9.82%) BizTalk Developer
4 11 (9.82%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.93%) Architect
6 8 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Sitecore Architect
8 6 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Server Specialist
8 6 (5.36%) UI Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.57%) Server Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (75.00%) .NET
2 44 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 33 (29.46%) .NET Framework
4 28 (25.00%) HTML
5 24 (21.43%) CSS
6 19 (16.96%) jQuery
7 17 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (15.18%) Web Services
8 12 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 12 (10.71%) Entity Framework
9 11 (9.82%) HTML5
9 11 (9.82%) Middleware
9 11 (9.82%) REST
9 11 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (8.04%) WPF
11 7 (6.25%) CSS3
11 7 (6.25%) RESTful
11 7 (6.25%) WCF
11 7 (6.25%) XML
12 5 (4.46%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) iPad
1 8 (7.14%) User Experience
2 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.46%) Physics
5 4 (3.57%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.57%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.68%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (2.68%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.68%) iPhone
6 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.79%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.89%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.43%) Windows
2 16 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.68%) Android
7 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.04%) MVC
3 20 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 17 (15.18%) Migration
4 17 (15.18%) OO
5 15 (13.39%) Web Development
6 12 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.71%) ERP
6 12 (10.71%) ETL
6 12 (10.71%) Integration Testing
6 12 (10.71%) Scrum
7 10 (8.93%) Security Patching
8 9 (8.04%) Time Management
9 8 (7.14%) SDLC
9 8 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.14%) Workflow
10 7 (6.25%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.25%) ITIL
11 6 (5.36%) Analytics
11 6 (5.36%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (48.21%) SQL
2 29 (25.89%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
5 11 (9.82%) Java
6 8 (7.14%) VBScript
7 7 (6.25%) C++
7 7 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.46%) VB
9 4 (3.57%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.57%) Python
10 3 (2.68%) C
10 3 (2.68%) Ruby
11 2 (1.79%) Delphi
12 1 (0.89%) Ada
12 1 (0.89%) PHP
12 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.89%) VB6
12 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) PCI DSS
1 6 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (13.39%) SCCM
2 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.79%) Puppet
2 2 (1.79%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (1.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.04%) VMware
3 8 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 7 (6.25%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle
6 3 (2.68%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.79%) Infoblox
7 2 (1.79%) Twitter
8 1 (0.89%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.89%) Telerik
8 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
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