Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 34 40
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 -15
Contract jobs citing C# 108 108 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.74% 5.06% 3.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.50% 13.86% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 78
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £359 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.53% +5.13% +1.11%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £275
90th Percentile £468 £466 £479
Scotland median daily rate £363 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +11.54% -3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.96% +0.95%
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year - +6.49% +0.95%

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 1029 779 864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.59% 36.52% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 485 502
Edinburgh median daily rate £389 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £287 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £488 £538
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.50 £47.25 £28.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.45% +63.14% -17.25%
10th Percentile £20.20 £41.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for C#.

1 78 (72.22%) .NET
2 50 (46.30%) SQL Server
3 45 (41.67%) SQL
4 42 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (37.04%) JavaScript
6 32 (29.63%) MVC
7 31 (28.70%) Finance
8 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 29 (26.85%) HTML
10 26 (24.07%) CSS
11 23 (21.30%) AngularJS
12 21 (19.44%) Oracle
12 21 (19.44%) PL/SQL
13 19 (17.59%) Web Development
14 17 (15.74%) .NET Framework
14 17 (15.74%) Scrum
15 16 (14.81%) Java
16 15 (13.89%) XML
17 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
17 14 (12.96%) JSON
18 13 (12.04%) WPF
18 13 (12.04%) SDLC
19 12 (11.11%) Test Automation
19 12 (11.11%) Web Services
20 11 (10.19%) C++
20 11 (10.19%) T-SQL
20 11 (10.19%) VB.NET
20 11 (10.19%) Software Engineering
20 11 (10.19%) WinForms
20 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (2.78%) ColdFusion
1 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.93%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.78%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.63%) IaaS
2 5 (4.63%) PaaS
3 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.85%) Office 365
4 2 (1.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (1.85%) CTI
3 1 (0.93%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.48%) Redis
3 6 (5.56%) MySQL
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.78%) FitNesse
6 3 (2.78%) NUnit
7 2 (1.85%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.85%) Gradle
7 2 (1.85%) JIRA
7 2 (1.85%) Redmine
7 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 31 (28.70%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Automotive
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (80.56%) Developer
2 39 (36.11%) .NET Developer
3 32 (29.63%) C# Developer
4 19 (17.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (13.89%) SQL Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.33%) Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 9 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (8.33%) WPF Developer
8 8 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (6.48%) C# WPF Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (72.22%) .NET
2 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 29 (26.85%) HTML
4 26 (24.07%) CSS
5 23 (21.30%) AngularJS
6 17 (15.74%) .NET Framework
7 15 (13.89%) XML
8 14 (12.96%) JSON
9 13 (12.04%) WPF
10 12 (11.11%) Web Services
11 11 (10.19%) Entity Framework
11 11 (10.19%) WinForms
12 10 (9.26%) .NET Core
12 10 (9.26%) SignalR
13 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (8.33%) SOAP
14 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (7.41%) React
14 8 (7.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 8 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.78%) Fintech
4 3 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.85%) Blog
5 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Equities
6 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Swaptions
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.26%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.63%) MVC
3 19 (17.59%) Web Development
4 17 (15.74%) Scrum
5 13 (12.04%) SDLC
6 12 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 11 (10.19%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.26%) TDD
8 10 (9.26%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.33%) Use Case
10 8 (7.41%) Asset Management
10 8 (7.41%) Front End Development
10 8 (7.41%) OO
10 8 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.41%) Web Design
11 7 (6.48%) SOA
12 6 (5.56%) CRM
12 6 (5.56%) Microservices
12 6 (5.56%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 45 (41.67%) SQL
2 40 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 21 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 16 (14.81%) Java
5 11 (10.19%) C++
5 11 (10.19%) T-SQL
5 11 (10.19%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.48%) PHP
7 5 (4.63%) VB
7 5 (4.63%) VB6
8 4 (3.70%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.85%) ES6
10 2 (1.85%) Groovy
10 2 (1.85%) Python
10 2 (1.85%) XPath
11 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.93%) Scala
11 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) MCSD
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.85%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Ansible
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (19.44%) Oracle
2 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.85%) Avaya
3 2 (1.85%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.93%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.93%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) VMware