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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 36 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing C# 58 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.36% 3.92% 4.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.74% 13.60% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 44
Median daily rate £350 £346 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £276 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +13.64%
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
422 419 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.73% 28.84% 36.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 233 314
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £259 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £48.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +95.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 65 (67.71%) .NET
2 48 (50.00%) SQL
3 38 (39.58%) SQL Server
4 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (34.38%) ASP.NET
6 31 (32.29%) MVC
7 29 (30.21%) Finance
8 27 (28.13%) Windows
9 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 20 (20.83%) PowerShell
11 19 (19.79%) .NET Framework
12 18 (18.75%) HTML
12 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 18 (18.75%) Migration
13 17 (17.71%) Configuration Management
14 16 (16.67%) Windows Server
15 15 (15.63%) Web Services
15 15 (15.63%) SCCM
16 14 (14.58%) CSS
16 14 (14.58%) T-SQL
16 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (13.54%) jQuery
17 13 (13.54%) Web Development
17 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (12.50%) HTML5
18 12 (12.50%) ETL
19 11 (11.46%) OO
19 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (11.46%) Java
19 11 (11.46%) VMware

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 (9.38%) CMS
2 8 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.21%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (2.08%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.04%) SAS
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (4.17%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.13%) iTunes
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) IaaS
3 2 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.17%) GIS
4 3 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.04%) Big Data
6 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.04%) MS Access
6 1 (1.04%) Power BI
6 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.04%) Spatial Data
6 1 (1.04%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.21%) NUnit
2 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.08%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.04%) gulp
5 1 (1.04%) Hudson
5 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.04%) Maven
5 1 (1.04%) NuGet
5 1 (1.04%) Protractor
5 1 (1.04%) Subversion
5 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (30.21%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.08%) Front Office
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (57.29%) Developer
2 27 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.54%) C# Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Architect
5 10 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Server Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Sitecore Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (67.71%) .NET
2 33 (34.38%) ASP.NET
3 19 (19.79%) .NET Framework
4 18 (18.75%) HTML
5 15 (15.63%) Web Services
6 14 (14.58%) CSS
7 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (13.54%) jQuery
8 12 (12.50%) HTML5
9 11 (11.46%) Middleware
10 9 (9.38%) CSS3
11 8 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 8 (8.33%) Entity Framework
12 7 (7.29%) REST
12 7 (7.29%) WPF
13 5 (5.21%) RESTful
13 5 (5.21%) XML
14 4 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (4.17%) WinForms
15 3 (3.13%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) iPad
3 5 (5.21%) Physics
4 4 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 4 (4.17%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.13%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.13%) iPhone
5 3 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
7 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Windows
2 16 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.13%) Android
5 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.13%) Linux
6 2 (2.08%) Solaris
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) MVC
3 18 (18.75%) Migration
4 17 (17.71%) Configuration Management
5 13 (13.54%) Web Development
6 12 (12.50%) ETL
7 11 (11.46%) OO
8 10 (10.42%) ERP
8 10 (10.42%) Security Patching
9 9 (9.38%) Integration Testing
10 8 (8.33%) Analytics
10 8 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.29%) Investment Management
11 7 (7.29%) ITIL
12 6 (6.25%) API Development
12 6 (6.25%) API Integration
12 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
13 5 (5.21%) Asset Management
13 5 (5.21%) Server Building
13 5 (5.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.00%) SQL
2 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 14 (14.58%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.46%) Java
6 8 (8.33%) VBScript
7 6 (6.25%) C++
7 6 (6.25%) Python
7 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.17%) VB
9 3 (3.13%) C
9 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.13%) PHP
9 3 (3.13%) Ruby
9 3 (3.13%) VBA
10 2 (2.08%) Perl
10 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) ISEB
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 6 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) SCCM
2 6 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.17%) Puppet
3 4 (4.17%) vRealize
4 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) VMware
3 10 (10.42%) Oracle
4 8 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 5 (5.21%) Ab Initio
5 5 (5.21%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.13%) IBM
6 3 (3.13%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.08%) Charles River
7 2 (2.08%) Infoblox
7 2 (2.08%) Sybase
8 1 (1.04%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.04%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (1.04%) Telerik
8 1 (1.04%) Twitter