Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 134 98
Rank change year-on-year +62 -36 -5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 41 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.81% 0.36% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 0.37% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 22
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £402 £437 £379
Scotland median daily rate £370 £310 £338
% change year-on-year +19.35% -8.15% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2168 2695 2956
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.63% 95.84% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 1489 1596
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £265 £255
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 36
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £15.82 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.98% -8.32% -11.54%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.93 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.39 £48.49 £40.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% +10.53% +5.56%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017, 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 41 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (90.24%) .NET
3 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (51.22%) MVC
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
6 14 (34.15%) AngularJS
7 12 (29.27%) .NET Framework
7 12 (29.27%) WPF
7 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
8 11 (26.83%) Finance
8 11 (26.83%) MVVM
8 11 (26.83%) Entity Framework
9 10 (24.39%) HTML
10 8 (19.51%) SQL
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
10 8 (19.51%) Scrum
10 8 (19.51%) JSON
11 7 (17.07%) Web Development
11 7 (17.07%) jQuery
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (17.07%) SDLC
11 7 (17.07%) CSS
11 7 (17.07%) XML
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.63%) SOAP
12 6 (14.63%) Oracle
13 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
13 5 (12.20%) Windows
13 5 (12.20%) N-Tier
13 5 (12.20%) Use Case

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 4 (9.76%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 14 (34.15%) AngularJS
3 12 (29.27%) .NET Framework
3 12 (29.27%) WPF
4 11 (26.83%) Entity Framework
5 10 (24.39%) HTML
6 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
6 8 (19.51%) JSON
7 7 (17.07%) CSS
7 7 (17.07%) jQuery
7 7 (17.07%) XML
8 6 (14.63%) SOAP
9 4 (9.76%) .NET Core
9 4 (9.76%) Ajax
9 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.76%) React
9 4 (9.76%) SignalR
10 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (7.32%) HTML5
10 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (12.20%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.76%) Fintech
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) MVC
3 11 (26.83%) MVVM
4 8 (19.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.07%) SDLC
5 7 (17.07%) Web Development
6 5 (12.20%) Use Case
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.76%) Microservices
7 4 (9.76%) SOA
7 4 (9.76%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Content Management
8 3 (7.32%) CRM
8 3 (7.32%) Investment Management
8 3 (7.32%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.88%) Open Source
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Avaya
2 1 (2.44%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.44%) Perforce
2 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.44%) Telerik
2 1 (2.44%) Twitter