Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 26 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +25 -18
Contract jobs citing C# 136 109 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.84% 5.91% 3.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.89% 14.19% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 75 53
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £313
90th Percentile £445 £475 £538
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £45.25 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £52.63 £17.32 £37.50
% change year-on-year +203.84% -53.81% +56.25%

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 979 768 883
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.85% 41.63% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 474 517
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £275
90th Percentile £575 £488 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £52.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.62% +35.06% -10.98%
10th Percentile £16.24 £18.60 £17.80
90th Percentile £42.89 £52.17 £41.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.30 £43.20 £37.50
% change year-on-year -59.95% +15.19% +21.95%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 93 (68.38%) .NET
2 76 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 68 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 54 (39.71%) SQL
4 54 (39.71%) ASP.NET
5 52 (38.24%) MVC
6 50 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (30.15%) Finance
8 38 (27.94%) HTML
9 35 (25.74%) CSS
10 34 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 34 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 30 (22.06%) .NET Framework
12 29 (21.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (21.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (13.97%) Entity Framework
14 18 (13.24%) jQuery
14 18 (13.24%) Scrum
15 17 (12.50%) Web Development
15 17 (12.50%) RESTful
16 16 (11.76%) Git (software)
16 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (11.76%) Web Services
16 16 (11.76%) Java
17 15 (11.03%) C++
17 15 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (11.03%) TypeScript
17 15 (11.03%) Front End Development
18 14 (10.29%) React

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 8 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (3.68%) IIS
3 4 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.21%) nginx
5 2 (1.47%) CMS
5 2 (1.47%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.47%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.74%) Confluence
6 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.68%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.74%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.41%) PaaS
3 4 (2.94%) Office 365
4 3 (2.21%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.74%) IaaS
5 1 (0.74%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.94%) WEP
2 1 (0.74%) ATM
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.88%) MySQL
5 6 (4.41%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.68%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.21%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.74%) ArangoDB
9 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (8.09%) Visual Studio
4 9 (6.62%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.15%) Selenium
6 6 (4.41%) NUnit
7 4 (2.94%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.94%) webpack
8 3 (2.21%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.21%) JIRA
8 3 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.21%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.47%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.47%) Gradle
9 2 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.47%) Protractor
9 2 (1.47%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.47%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.47%) Subversion
9 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (30.15%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (2.21%) Legal
4 2 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 108 (79.41%) Developer
2 56 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 34 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 22 (16.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (11.03%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.15%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (5.15%) Analyst
9 7 (5.15%) Angular Developer
9 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (5.15%) CRM Developer
9 7 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 7 (5.15%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (68.38%) .NET
2 54 (39.71%) ASP.NET
3 38 (27.94%) HTML
4 35 (25.74%) CSS
5 34 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 30 (22.06%) .NET Framework
7 29 (21.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (21.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (13.97%) Entity Framework
9 18 (13.24%) jQuery
10 17 (12.50%) RESTful
11 16 (11.76%) Web Services
12 14 (10.29%) React
13 11 (8.09%) Node.js
14 10 (7.35%) HTML5
15 9 (6.62%) SignalR
16 8 (5.88%) CSS3
16 8 (5.88%) WCF
17 7 (5.15%) Angular 2
18 6 (4.41%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.68%) iPad
3 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.47%) Fintech
4 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.74%) Blog
4 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.41%) Linux
1 6 (4.41%) Windows
2 4 (2.94%) Android
2 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (38.24%) MVC
2 50 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.24%) Scrum
4 17 (12.50%) Web Development
5 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (11.03%) Front End Development
7 10 (7.35%) Test Automation
8 9 (6.62%) API Development
8 9 (6.62%) CRM
8 9 (6.62%) OO
8 9 (6.62%) Software Engineering
9 8 (5.88%) DevOps
9 8 (5.88%) Kanban
9 8 (5.88%) SDLC
10 7 (5.15%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (4.41%) TDD
11 6 (4.41%) Unit Testing
12 5 (3.68%) Deployment Automation
12 5 (3.68%) E-Commerce
13 4 (2.94%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 76 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 54 (39.71%) SQL
3 16 (11.76%) Java
4 15 (11.03%) C++
4 15 (11.03%) TypeScript
5 12 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.35%) Python
7 9 (6.62%) PHP
7 9 (6.62%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.62%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.15%) Groovy
10 5 (3.68%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.68%) Ruby
11 2 (1.47%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.74%) C
12 1 (0.74%) Delphi
12 1 (0.74%) R
12 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (0.74%) Degree
1 1 (0.74%) ISEB
1 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
1 1 (0.74%) MCSD
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.68%) Ansible
1 5 (3.68%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) WMI
Vendors
1 34 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.62%) Oracle
3 7 (5.15%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.74%) Appcelerator
4 1 (0.74%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.74%) Kony
4 1 (0.74%) Sitecore