Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C# Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 73 127
Rank change year-on-year -23 +54 -25
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 41 43 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.35% 1.93% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 2.01% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% +12.31%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £265
90th Percentile £433 £401 £459
Scotland median daily rate £375 £370 £310
% change year-on-year +1.35% +19.35% -8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,905 2,136 2,716
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 95.91% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,666 1,304 1,499
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £246 £270
90th Percentile £563 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 17
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 £18.50 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.27% +16.98% -8.32%
10th Percentile £10.31 £12.55 £10.91
90th Percentile £38.60 £43.39 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £16.50 £24.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year -32.65% +18.07% +6.41%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Edinburgh

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Edinburgh

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Edinburgh

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Edinburgh

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (90.24%) .NET
3 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
4 19 (46.34%) SQL
5 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
5 17 (41.46%) MVC
6 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
8 13 (31.71%) Finance
9 12 (29.27%) HTML
10 11 (26.83%) CSS
11 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
11 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
12 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
13 7 (17.07%) Web Development
13 7 (17.07%) WCF
13 7 (17.07%) Scrum
13 7 (17.07%) API Development
14 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
14 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (14.63%) RESTful
15 5 (12.20%) jQuery
15 5 (12.20%) TDD
15 5 (12.20%) Web Services
15 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
16 4 (9.76%) Xamarin
16 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
16 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.44%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
1 2 (4.88%) Intranet
1 2 (4.88%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) Flink
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) NUnit
4 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (29.27%) HTML
4 11 (26.83%) CSS
5 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
5 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
6 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (17.07%) WCF
8 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
8 6 (14.63%) RESTful
9 5 (12.20%) jQuery
9 5 (12.20%) Web Services
10 3 (7.32%) Angular 2
10 3 (7.32%) REST
11 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (4.88%) HTML5
11 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (4.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.88%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) MVC
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) API Development
3 7 (17.07%) Scrum
3 7 (17.07%) Web Development
4 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 3 (7.32%) ERP
6 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.32%) OO
7 2 (4.88%) API Design
7 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
7 2 (4.88%) Kanban
7 2 (4.88%) MVVM
8 1 (2.44%) API Integration
8 1 (2.44%) Microservices
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.44%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (2.44%) SDLC
8 1 (2.44%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Delphi
6 1 (2.44%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Xamarin
3 3 (7.32%) Epicor
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Sybase
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter