The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 15 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.67% 0.73% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.67% 29.93% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 9
Average daily rate £265 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Aberdeen region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Aberdeen region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) SOA
7 3 (30.00%) REST
7 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (20.00%) JSON
8 2 (20.00%) WPF
9 1 (10.00%) HTML5
9 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (10.00%) CSS3
9 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
9 1 (10.00%) Web Development
9 1 (10.00%) Degree
9 1 (10.00%) RESTful

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft