The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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# Developer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 117 86
Rank change year-on-year +43 -31  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 32 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.82% 0.66% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 0.69% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 32
Median daily rate £370 £310 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.35% -9.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £280 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +20.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1657 2454 2788
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.20% 94.68% 95.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 1352 1528
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 42 77
Median hourly rate £17.32 £21.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.49% +21.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured C# Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Scotland

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Scotland

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Scotland

C# 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# Developer in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Scotland

C# 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# Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +27 15 £350 -6.66% 14
Glasgow +8 14 £370 +25.42% 4
Fife - 1 £320 -
C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) C#
2 54 (85.71%) .NET
3 36 (57.14%) MVC
4 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET
4 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
9 19 (30.16%) SQL
10 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
10 17 (26.98%) WPF
11 16 (25.40%) .NET Framework
12 15 (23.81%) jQuery
12 15 (23.81%) Entity Framework
13 14 (22.22%) HTML
13 14 (22.22%) Web Development
14 13 (20.63%) CSS
14 13 (20.63%) Finance
15 11 (17.46%) TDD
16 10 (15.87%) Scrum
16 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
17 9 (14.29%) Java
17 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 8 (12.70%) MVVM
18 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
19 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
19 7 (11.11%) TypeScript
19 7 (11.11%) Front End Development

C# 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 4 (6.35%) CMS
1 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) EPiServer
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) PaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) GitHub
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.35%) Selenium
5 3 (4.76%) Moq
5 3 (4.76%) NUnit
5 3 (4.76%) Subversion
6 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.59%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.59%) JIRA
7 1 (1.59%) Maven
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.59%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (85.71%) .NET
2 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET
3 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 17 (26.98%) WPF
6 16 (25.40%) .NET Framework
7 15 (23.81%) Entity Framework
7 15 (23.81%) jQuery
8 14 (22.22%) HTML
9 13 (20.63%) CSS
10 6 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (9.52%) Web Services
11 4 (6.35%) HTML5
11 4 (6.35%) WCF
12 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.76%) Unity DI Container
13 2 (3.17%) Ajax
13 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (3.17%) CSS3
13 2 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Fintech
2 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) MVC
2 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) Web Development
4 11 (17.46%) TDD
5 10 (15.87%) Scrum
6 8 (12.70%) MVVM
7 7 (11.11%) Front End Development
8 6 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 6 (9.52%) OO
9 5 (7.94%) Investment Management
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.35%) OOD
10 4 (6.35%) OOP
11 3 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (4.76%) SDLC
12 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
12 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.17%) Migration
12 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (30.16%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.29%) Java
5 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 4 (6.35%) XAML
8 2 (3.17%) C
8 2 (3.17%) C++
8 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.17%) Python
8 2 (3.17%) VB
8 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) MCAD
2 3 (4.76%) MCSD
2 3 (4.76%) MCTS
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Sitecore
2 3 (4.76%) Twitter
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe
3 2 (3.17%) DevExpress
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Perforce
4 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.59%) Telerik
4 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago