Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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# .NET Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 132 144
Rank change year-on-year -27 +12 -23
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 23 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.49% 0.94% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.99% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 35
Scotland median daily rate £375 £322 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.46% -4.59% +7.14%
10th Percentile £303 £236 £264
90th Percentile £416 £408 £450
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK median hourly rate £47.00 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +22.08% -3.75% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,505 3,550 5,289
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 94.84% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,627 2,061 2,802
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £225 £219 £225
90th Percentile £538 £501 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 132 91
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £17.32 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.59% -17.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.66 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £49.84 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Scotland

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Scotland

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in Scotland

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Scotland

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -34 16 £375 +8.70% 3
Glasgow -15 6 £350 +7.69% 6
Perth and Kinross - 1 £308 -
C# .NET Developer
UK

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, C# .NET 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 Scotland region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
5 13 (56.52%) MVC
6 12 (52.17%) SQL
7 10 (43.48%) HTML
7 10 (43.48%) CSS
8 7 (30.43%) jQuery
8 7 (30.43%) Scrum
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
9 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
10 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
11 4 (17.39%) SDLC
12 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
12 3 (13.04%) Kanban
12 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
12 3 (13.04%) MySQL
12 3 (13.04%) PHP
12 3 (13.04%) Web Services
12 3 (13.04%) Finance
12 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (13.04%) ColdFusion
12 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
12 3 (13.04%) TDD

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (13.04%) ColdFusion
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) NUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (30.43%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
8 2 (8.70%) CSS3
8 2 (8.70%) LINQ
8 2 (8.70%) Node.js
8 2 (8.70%) RESTful
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.35%) HTML5
9 1 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (4.35%) OAuth
9 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Derivative
1 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.35%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) MVC
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Kanban
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
8 1 (4.35%) Microservices
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle