Period
to 26 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 67 120
Rank change year-on-year -35 +53 -18
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 35 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.24% 2.00% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.10% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 18
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +42.86%
10th Percentile £341 £259 £293
90th Percentile £429 £394 £550
Scotland median daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.79% +8.53%
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 2,713 1,766 2,800
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 95.61% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,645 1,105 1,509
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £266 £250 £266
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 18
Edinburgh median hourly rate £19.75 £21.00 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +6.28% -2.42%
10th Percentile £10.47 £13.74 £12.08
90th Percentile £47.09 £52.05 £42.33
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £17.16 £30.10
% change year-on-year +1.98% -42.99% +67.24%

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 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 26 April 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 35 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (91.43%) .NET
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
4 19 (54.29%) MVC
5 18 (51.43%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Finance
7 11 (31.43%) HTML
7 11 (31.43%) CSS
8 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
8 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (20.00%) RESTful
9 7 (20.00%) jQuery
9 7 (20.00%) WCF
10 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.14%) Web Services
11 5 (14.29%) OO
11 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 5 (14.29%) API Development
11 5 (14.29%) Xamarin
12 4 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (11.43%) Front End Development
12 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
12 4 (11.43%) Kanban

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 2 (5.71%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) NUnit
2 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (91.43%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 11 (31.43%) CSS
3 11 (31.43%) HTML
4 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
4 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (20.00%) jQuery
5 7 (20.00%) RESTful
5 7 (20.00%) WCF
6 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
8 3 (8.57%) REST
9 2 (5.71%) Angular 2
9 2 (5.71%) JSON
9 2 (5.71%) LINQ
9 2 (5.71%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (5.71%) Node.js
9 2 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) MVC
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) API Development
4 5 (14.29%) OO
5 4 (11.43%) Front End Development
5 4 (11.43%) Kanban
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) API Design
7 2 (5.71%) B2B
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) SDLC
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) API Integration
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.86%) ETL
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.86%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) Delphi
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle