Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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#
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 45 36
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 150 110 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.20% 3.77% 4.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.69% 10.62% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 76 76
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.53% +4.74%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £265
90th Percentile £515 £463 £466
Scotland median daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +4.17% +10.77% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £44.00
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 - £43.00

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,096 1,036 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.03% 35.53% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 632 486
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £315 £288 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.34% -35.45% +63.14%
10th Percentile £37.50 £20.20 £41.25
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +20.37% -34.15% +9.33%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Edinburgh

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Edinburgh

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Edinburgh

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for C#.

1 104 (69.33%) .NET
2 85 (56.67%) SQL
3 65 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 62 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (35.33%) JavaScript
6 46 (30.67%) ASP.NET
7 45 (30.00%) MVC
8 42 (28.00%) Finance
9 37 (24.67%) HTML
10 36 (24.00%) Visual Studio
11 33 (22.00%) AngularJS
12 31 (20.67%) Microsoft
12 31 (20.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (18.67%) Java
14 28 (18.67%) Test Automation
15 27 (18.00%) .NET Framework
16 26 (17.33%) HTML5
17 25 (16.67%) CSS
18 23 (15.33%) React
19 21 (14.00%) TDD
19 21 (14.00%) Banking
19 21 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (13.33%) TypeScript
21 19 (12.67%) Git (software)
21 19 (12.67%) Software Engineering
21 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 18 (12.00%) NUnit
23 17 (11.33%) XML
23 17 (11.33%) Oracle

C#
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 17 (11.33%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (4.67%) Confluence
4 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.33%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) CMS
6 1 (0.67%) JBoss
6 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.67%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.33%) Office 365
2 13 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.67%) npm
4 4 (2.67%) NuGet
4 4 (2.67%) Yarn
5 2 (1.33%) Heroku
6 1 (0.67%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) Internet
1 2 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 14 (9.33%) RDBMS
4 14 (9.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.67%) Flink
5 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.33%) Power BI
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 36 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 31 (20.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (12.67%) Git (software)
4 18 (12.00%) NUnit
5 12 (8.00%) Selenium
6 10 (6.67%) JUnit
7 7 (4.67%) JIRA
7 7 (4.67%) Maven
7 7 (4.67%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.67%) JMeter
9 4 (2.67%) Subversion
10 3 (2.00%) Artifactory
10 3 (2.00%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (2.00%) Protractor
10 3 (2.00%) Ranorex
10 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 2 (1.33%) Gradle
11 2 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 42 (28.00%) Finance
2 21 (14.00%) Banking
3 15 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.67%) Front Office
5 3 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Law
7 1 (0.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 104 (69.33%) Developer
2 41 (27.33%) C# Developer
3 29 (19.33%) .NET Developer
4 17 (11.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (9.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (5.33%) Automation Tester
8 8 (5.33%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.33%) SQL Developer
8 8 (5.33%) Tester
9 6 (4.00%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL Developer
10 5 (3.33%) Test Engineer
11 4 (2.67%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (2.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (69.33%) .NET
2 46 (30.67%) ASP.NET
3 37 (24.67%) HTML
4 33 (22.00%) AngularJS
5 27 (18.00%) .NET Framework
6 26 (17.33%) HTML5
7 25 (16.67%) CSS
8 23 (15.33%) React
9 21 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (11.33%) jQuery
10 17 (11.33%) XML
11 15 (10.00%) CSS3
11 15 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (7.33%) Web Services
12 11 (7.33%) WPF
13 10 (6.67%) WinForms
14 9 (6.00%) JSON
14 9 (6.00%) Node.js
15 8 (5.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.67%) Equities
4 4 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.33%) Fintech
5 2 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.00%) Windows
2 6 (4.00%) Linux
2 6 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.33%) Unix
4 3 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.00%) MVC
3 29 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (18.67%) Test Automation
5 21 (14.00%) TDD
6 19 (12.67%) Software Engineering
7 16 (10.67%) SDLC
8 15 (10.00%) ERP
9 14 (9.33%) OO
10 13 (8.67%) Scrum
10 13 (8.67%) Web Development
11 12 (8.00%) Mathematics
12 8 (5.33%) Project Management
13 7 (4.67%) Microservices
13 7 (4.67%) Migration
13 7 (4.67%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.00%) DevOps
14 6 (4.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.00%) SOLID
15 5 (3.33%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 85 (56.67%) SQL
2 53 (35.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (18.67%) Java
4 20 (13.33%) TypeScript
5 16 (10.67%) PowerShell
6 15 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 14 (9.33%) Python
8 8 (5.33%) C++
8 8 (5.33%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.00%) VBA
10 5 (3.33%) VB
11 4 (2.67%) ES6
11 4 (2.67%) Java 8
12 3 (2.00%) Ruby
13 2 (1.33%) Perl
13 2 (1.33%) PHP
13 2 (1.33%) R
13 2 (1.33%) Scala
13 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.33%) PhD
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.33%) PMO
3 1 (0.67%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Packer
1 3 (2.00%) Puppet
1 3 (2.00%) SCCM
1 3 (2.00%) Terraform
2 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (20.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.33%) Oracle
3 15 (10.00%) Epicor
4 2 (1.33%) CA
4 2 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (1.33%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.67%) Charles River
5 1 (0.67%) Sybase
5 1 (0.67%) Xamarin