Period
to 17 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 28 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 +26 -16
Contract jobs citing C# 132 120 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.37% 5.36% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.01% 13.97% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 90 60
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £322 £288 £258
90th Percentile £451 £620 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £368 £325
% change year-on-year +5.44% +13.08% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £45.25 - £42.50
10th Percentile £44.13 - £41.25
90th Percentile £46.38 - £43.75
Scotland median hourly rate £45.25 - £40.00

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 1,099 859 834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.41% 38.38% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 528 477
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% +3.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £264
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.38% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £39.00 £40.45 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +3.71% -
10th Percentile £23.45 £13.00 £17.80
90th Percentile £45.83 £47.72 £43.20
Scotland median hourly rate £17.40 £41.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -57.82% +4.43% +27.42%

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 July 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 July 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 99 (75.00%) .NET
2 70 (53.03%) SQL
3 64 (48.48%) SQL Server
4 52 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 52 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (37.12%) Finance
6 41 (31.06%) MVC
7 38 (28.79%) ASP.NET
8 35 (26.52%) Microsoft
9 27 (20.45%) AngularJS
10 26 (19.70%) HTML
10 26 (19.70%) .NET Framework
11 24 (18.18%) Scrum
11 24 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (15.91%) CSS
13 20 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (13.64%) Entity Framework
15 17 (12.88%) Java
16 16 (12.12%) Git (software)
16 16 (12.12%) Test Automation
17 15 (11.36%) Web Development
17 15 (11.36%) OO
17 15 (11.36%) TDD
18 14 (10.61%) Python
18 14 (10.61%) Visual Studio
18 14 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (10.61%) API Development
19 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Azure
19 13 (9.85%) Selenium

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 4 (3.03%) Apache
1 4 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.76%) CMS
2 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.76%) IIS
2 1 (0.76%) nginx
2 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.76%) Maya
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.27%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.76%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.79%) npm
4 4 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.52%) Heroku
5 2 (1.52%) Yarn
6 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) GitHub
6 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) WEP
2 2 (1.52%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.76%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.03%) Flink
4 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.76%) MySQL
7 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.61%) Visual Studio
3 13 (9.85%) Selenium
4 8 (6.06%) TeamCity
5 7 (5.30%) FitNesse
5 7 (5.30%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (3.79%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.79%) JIRA
8 4 (3.03%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.03%) JUnit
8 4 (3.03%) Maven
9 3 (2.27%) Artifactory
9 3 (2.27%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.52%) Gradle
10 2 (1.52%) NUnit
10 2 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.52%) Protractor
10 2 (1.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 49 (37.12%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Banking
3 4 (3.03%) Legal
4 3 (2.27%) Advertising
4 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Front Office
5 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (78.03%) Developer
2 52 (39.39%) .NET Developer
3 42 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 28 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Software Developer
5 10 (7.58%) SQL Developer
6 9 (6.82%) Tester
6 9 (6.82%) Web Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.06%) WCF Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) C# WCF Developer
9 6 (4.55%) CRM Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 6 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (75.00%) .NET
2 38 (28.79%) ASP.NET
3 27 (20.45%) AngularJS
4 26 (19.70%) .NET Framework
4 26 (19.70%) HTML
5 24 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (15.91%) CSS
7 18 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (13.64%) Entity Framework
8 11 (8.33%) RESTful
9 9 (6.82%) WCF
10 8 (6.06%) HTML5
10 8 (6.06%) jQuery
10 8 (6.06%) Web Services
10 8 (6.06%) WinForms
11 7 (5.30%) .NET Core
11 7 (5.30%) Angular 2
11 7 (5.30%) RxJS
11 7 (5.30%) WPF
12 6 (4.55%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.79%) Fintech
3 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.52%) Equities
6 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) Windows
2 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.27%) Linux
3 3 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.52%) Android
4 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.06%) MVC
3 24 (18.18%) Scrum
4 20 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (12.12%) Test Automation
6 15 (11.36%) OO
6 15 (11.36%) TDD
6 15 (11.36%) Web Development
7 14 (10.61%) API Development
8 9 (6.82%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.06%) Mathematics
10 7 (5.30%) CRM
10 7 (5.30%) Front End Development
10 7 (5.30%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (4.55%) DevOps
11 6 (4.55%) Kanban
11 6 (4.55%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.03%) API Design
12 4 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (3.03%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 70 (53.03%) SQL
2 52 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 17 (12.88%) Java
4 14 (10.61%) Python
5 13 (9.85%) T-SQL
6 12 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 9 (6.82%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.06%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.30%) C++
9 7 (5.30%) PHP
10 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.27%) Ruby
12 2 (1.52%) ES6
12 2 (1.52%) Java 8
12 2 (1.52%) R
12 2 (1.52%) Scala
12 2 (1.52%) VBScript
13 1 (0.76%) C
13 1 (0.76%) Delphi
13 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.52%) Degree
1 2 (1.52%) PhD
2 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.76%) ISEB
2 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
1 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Puppet
2 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.27%) Packer
2 3 (2.27%) SCCM
2 3 (2.27%) Terraform
3 1 (0.76%) Ansible
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (26.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) Oracle
3 6 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.27%) Epicor
5 2 (1.52%) Twitter
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.76%) Charles River
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) Kony
6 1 (0.76%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.76%) Splunk
6 1 (0.76%) Sybase