The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 131 92
Rank change year-on-year +57 -39  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 44 20 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.01% 0.69% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 0.75% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 29
Median daily rate £363 £310 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.93% -10.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £382 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +4.54% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.00 £22.88
% change year-on-year -14.82% +87.97%  

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 2088 2683 2877
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.60% 92.68% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1172 1496 1476
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 84
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £18.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -19.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +36 25 £375 +5.63% 12
Glasgow +14 17 £348 +12.09% 6
West Lothian - 1 £375 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £350 -
C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 74 (100.00%) C#
2 69 (93.24%) .NET
3 47 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (60.81%) MVC
5 36 (48.65%) SQL Server
6 30 (40.54%) AngularJS
7 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET
8 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
9 23 (31.08%) .NET Framework
10 22 (29.73%) Entity Framework
11 21 (28.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (28.38%) HTML
12 19 (25.68%) CSS
13 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
13 18 (24.32%) WPF
14 17 (22.97%) MVVM
15 15 (20.27%) Web Development
15 15 (20.27%) jQuery
15 15 (20.27%) Finance
16 13 (17.57%) Scrum
16 13 (17.57%) OO
16 13 (17.57%) TDD
17 11 (14.86%) SQL
18 10 (13.51%) HTML5
19 8 (10.81%) PaaS
19 8 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
19 8 (10.81%) OOP
19 8 (10.81%) JSON

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 6 (8.11%) CMS
2 3 (4.05%) EPiServer
2 3 (4.05%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.81%) PaaS
3 2 (2.70%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.70%) Redis
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.35%) Moq
4 1 (1.35%) NUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Banking
2 2 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (93.24%) .NET
2 30 (40.54%) AngularJS
3 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET
4 23 (31.08%) .NET Framework
5 22 (29.73%) Entity Framework
6 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (28.38%) HTML
7 19 (25.68%) CSS
8 18 (24.32%) WPF
9 15 (20.27%) jQuery
10 10 (13.51%) HTML5
11 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (10.81%) JSON
11 8 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (9.46%) CSS3
12 7 (9.46%) Web Services
12 7 (9.46%) XML
13 5 (6.76%) Ajax
13 5 (6.76%) React
13 5 (6.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.41%) Fintech
2 4 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
4 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Android
2 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (60.81%) MVC
3 17 (22.97%) MVVM
4 15 (20.27%) Web Development
5 13 (17.57%) OO
5 13 (17.57%) Scrum
5 13 (17.57%) TDD
6 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.81%) OOP
7 7 (9.46%) SDLC
8 6 (8.11%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.11%) Microservices
9 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.41%) CRM
10 4 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (5.41%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.41%) Use Case
11 3 (4.05%) Business Transformation
11 3 (4.05%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.86%) SQL
4 7 (9.46%) TypeScript
5 6 (8.11%) XAML
6 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.41%) Java
8 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.05%) VB
9 2 (2.70%) VB6
10 1 (1.35%) C
10 1 (1.35%) C++
10 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.35%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.35%) Python
10 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Adobe
4 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.70%) Perforce
5 2 (2.70%) Twitter
5 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.35%) Avaya
6 1 (1.35%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.35%) Telerik