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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 28 40 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing C# 48 56 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.91% 3.82% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.56% 12.02% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 52
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £322 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +17.16%

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
354 466 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.60% 31.79% 33.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 267 279
Median daily rate £388 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £52.09 £40.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.40% -15.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 94 (85.45%) .NET
2 46 (41.82%) SQL
3 41 (37.27%) MVC
4 38 (34.55%) ASP.NET
5 36 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
7 29 (26.36%) JavaScript
8 26 (23.64%) CSS
8 26 (23.64%) .NET Framework
9 25 (22.73%) WPF
9 25 (22.73%) HTML
10 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
11 21 (19.09%) Java
11 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (15.45%) Entity Framework
12 17 (15.45%) AngularJS
13 15 (13.64%) jQuery
13 15 (13.64%) Web Services
14 14 (12.73%) OO
14 14 (12.73%) Finance
15 13 (11.82%) T-SQL
15 13 (11.82%) Oracle
16 12 (10.91%) ETL
16 12 (10.91%) Middleware
17 11 (10.00%) Integration Testing
17 11 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
18 10 (9.09%) TDD
18 10 (9.09%) Software Engineering
18 10 (9.09%) VB
18 10 (9.09%) Windows

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 11 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (6.36%) CMS
3 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.73%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.73%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.91%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.91%) IIS
6 1 (0.91%) SAS
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Office
2 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) HTTP
2 2 (1.82%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) Intranet
3 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
6 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.91%) MS Access
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.64%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.64%) Maven
4 4 (3.64%) Subversion
4 4 (3.64%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.82%) Hudson
6 2 (1.82%) NuGet
7 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.91%) Selenium
7 1 (0.91%) Xcode
General
1 14 (12.73%) Finance
2 2 (1.82%) Advertising
2 2 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (0.91%) Electronics
3 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.91%) Military
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (75.45%) Developer
2 33 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 25 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 12 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 11 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 10 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.45%) C# WPF Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (5.45%) WPF Developer
9 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.64%) HTML Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (85.45%) .NET
2 38 (34.55%) ASP.NET
3 26 (23.64%) .NET Framework
3 26 (23.64%) CSS
4 25 (22.73%) HTML
4 25 (22.73%) WPF
5 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (15.45%) AngularJS
6 17 (15.45%) Entity Framework
7 15 (13.64%) jQuery
7 15 (13.64%) Web Services
8 12 (10.91%) Middleware
9 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (6.36%) CSS3
10 7 (6.36%) WinForms
11 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (5.45%) HTML5
11 6 (5.45%) LINQ
11 6 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (5.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.64%) User Experience
2 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.73%) Fintech
3 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.82%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.91%) EPoS
4 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (3.64%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (0.91%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.27%) MVC
2 36 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.73%) OO
4 12 (10.91%) ETL
5 11 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 10 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 10 (9.09%) TDD
6 10 (9.09%) Web Development
7 9 (8.18%) ERP
7 9 (8.18%) MVVM
7 9 (8.18%) Scrum
8 8 (7.27%) Investment Management
8 8 (7.27%) SDLC
9 7 (6.36%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.45%) Change Control
10 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.45%) Time Management
11 5 (4.55%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.55%) Migration
11 5 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.82%) SQL
2 29 (26.36%) JavaScript
3 21 (19.09%) Java
4 13 (11.82%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.09%) VB
6 7 (6.36%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.55%) C
7 5 (4.55%) C++
8 4 (3.64%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.73%) XAML
10 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.82%) VBScript
11 1 (0.91%) Ada
11 1 (0.91%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.91%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.91%) R
11 1 (0.91%) VBA
11 1 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.82%) Oracle
3 3 (2.73%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.82%) Twitter
4 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.91%) Perforce
5 1 (0.91%) Telerik
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £320 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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