The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 70 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 19 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.52% 1.31% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.38% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 16
Median daily rate £315 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £290 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £351 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +13.33%
.NET Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1205 1525 1234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.17% 94.96% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 787 715
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, .NET 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 Edinburgh region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
3 16 (59.26%) MVC
4 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
6 12 (44.44%) HTML
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) jQuery
8 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (29.63%) HTML5
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) Web Development
10 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 6 (22.22%) CSS3
11 4 (14.81%) CMS
12 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
12 3 (11.11%) SOAP
12 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
12 3 (11.11%) WinForms
12 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 3 (11.11%) Degree
12 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 3 (11.11%) WPF
12 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
12 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
13 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
13 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (14.81%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
4 1 (3.70%) MS Access
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Power BI
4 1 (3.70%) Spatial Data
4 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) StyleCop
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) jQuery
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (29.63%) CSS
6 8 (29.63%) HTML5
7 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (22.22%) CSS3
8 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.11%) SOAP
8 3 (11.11%) WinForms
8 3 (11.11%) WPF
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
9 2 (7.41%) WCF
9 2 (7.41%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) XML
10 1 (3.70%) Ajax
10 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.70%) Physics
2 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Web Development
4 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) SDLC
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.70%) Logi Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) Telerik
2 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter