Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 90 107
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 -30
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 25 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.87% 1.06% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.11% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 21
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £335 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -16.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £302 £238 £263
90th Percentile £421 £438 £550
Scotland median daily rate £375 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +17.19% -8.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 2,774 1,719 2,873
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 96.19% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,637 1,048 1,485
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +25.00% +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.69 £13.48 £11.24
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.00 £41.50
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.75
% change year-on-year +9.70% -20.37% +24.29%

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 17 January 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 17 January 2018, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
3 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (56.00%) MVC
6 12 (48.00%) SQL
6 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) CSS
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (24.00%) SDLC
10 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 4 (16.00%) SOAP
11 4 (16.00%) Web Services
11 4 (16.00%) OO
11 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
11 4 (16.00%) jQuery
11 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
12 3 (12.00%) RESTful
12 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (12.00%) Kanban
12 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API

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 3 (12.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) NUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) SOAP
5 4 (16.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (12.00%) RESTful
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Core
7 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
7 2 (8.00%) Node.js
7 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (8.00%) REST
7 2 (8.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) SDLC
4 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) B2B
7 2 (8.00%) Microservices
7 2 (8.00%) SOA
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Use Case
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Xamarin