Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 132 113
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 -38
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 50 52 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.01% 1.20% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.27% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 52
Scotland median daily rate £350 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -1.37% -0.53%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £269
90th Percentile £425 £434 £438
UK median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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 4719 4107 5873
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 94.63% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2675 2403 3038
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £230
90th Percentile £531 £492 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 118 126
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £48.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +5 32 £375 -6.25% 3
Glasgow -11 16 £350 +7.69% 1
Fife +2 1 £500 +61.29%
Perth and Kinross - 1 £308 -
C# Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 50 (100.00%) C#
2 48 (96.00%) .NET
3 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
5 25 (50.00%) MVC
6 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET
7 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (36.00%) HTML
9 17 (34.00%) CSS
10 15 (30.00%) SQL
11 13 (26.00%) AngularJS
12 12 (24.00%) Finance
12 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (20.00%) JSON
13 10 (20.00%) SDLC
14 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (18.00%) WPF
15 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
15 8 (16.00%) jQuery
15 8 (16.00%) Scrum
15 8 (16.00%) OO
15 8 (16.00%) Microservices
16 7 (14.00%) Oracle
16 7 (14.00%) SOAP
16 7 (14.00%) XML
17 6 (12.00%) Windows
17 6 (12.00%) Web Services
17 6 (12.00%) QA
17 6 (12.00%) .NET Core
17 6 (12.00%) RESTful

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 3 (6.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Redis
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.00%) FishEye
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (96.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (36.00%) HTML
4 17 (34.00%) CSS
5 13 (26.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.00%) JSON
7 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (18.00%) WPF
8 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (16.00%) jQuery
9 7 (14.00%) SOAP
9 7 (14.00%) XML
10 6 (12.00%) .NET Core
10 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
10 6 (12.00%) HTML5
10 6 (12.00%) RESTful
10 6 (12.00%) SignalR
10 6 (12.00%) Web Services
11 5 (10.00%) CSS3
11 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Swaptions
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) MVC
3 10 (20.00%) SDLC
4 8 (16.00%) Microservices
4 8 (16.00%) OO
4 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) MVVM
6 5 (10.00%) SOA
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (10.00%) Use Case
6 5 (10.00%) Web Development
7 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (6.00%) Kanban
8 3 (6.00%) OOP
8 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.00%) Java
6 3 (6.00%) PHP
6 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.00%) VB
7 2 (4.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) VB6
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Netcool
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
1 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe
3 1 (2.00%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.00%) Perforce
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) Sybase
3 1 (2.00%) Xamarin