The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 14.81% 46.34% 32.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% 86.36% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +108.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%
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Scotland

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 Dundee region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 22.22% 53.66% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
Average daily rate £288 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

.NET
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing .NET 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.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Informatics
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) CAML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) CAML
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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