The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 54 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -21
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 33 41 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.27% 3.38% 6.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 3.69% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £298 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +12.00%
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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
1394 1112 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.87% 91.67% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 588 400
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 25
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £37.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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 19 December 2014.

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (91.67%) C#
3 56 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 43 (59.72%) ASP.NET
5 34 (47.22%) MVC
6 31 (43.06%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
8 27 (37.50%) HTML
8 27 (37.50%) Finance
8 27 (37.50%) jQuery
9 24 (33.33%) CSS
10 23 (31.94%) WinForms
11 22 (30.56%) SQL
12 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
13 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
16 15 (20.83%) WCF
16 15 (20.83%) T-SQL
17 12 (16.67%) Visual Studio
18 11 (15.28%) WPF
19 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (13.89%) TDD
20 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
21 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 7 (9.72%) Scrum
21 7 (9.72%) XML
21 7 (9.72%) VBScript
21 7 (9.72%) Web Development
21 7 (9.72%) HTML5

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (6.94%) CMS
3 4 (5.56%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.17%) Sitefinity
5 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Kentico
6 1 (1.39%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) FINCAD Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) MS Access
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.78%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) Moq
4 1 (1.39%) MSTest
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Games
2 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (59.72%) ASP.NET
3 27 (37.50%) HTML
3 27 (37.50%) jQuery
4 24 (33.33%) CSS
5 23 (31.94%) WinForms
6 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 15 (20.83%) WCF
9 11 (15.28%) WPF
10 7 (9.72%) XML
10 7 (9.72%) HTML5
11 6 (8.33%) CSS3
11 6 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (8.33%) NHibernate
12 5 (6.94%) Ajax
12 5 (6.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (5.56%) Web Services
14 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.78%) SWIFT
1 2 (2.78%) iPad
1 2 (2.78%) iPhone
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) MVC
2 31 (43.06%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.89%) TDD
4 7 (9.72%) Scrum
4 7 (9.72%) Web Development
5 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
6 4 (5.56%) OO
7 2 (2.78%) Workflow
7 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.78%) Web Design
7 2 (2.78%) Information Security
7 2 (2.78%) Content Management
7 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.78%) EAI
7 2 (2.78%) SOA
7 2 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (2.78%) iOS Development
7 2 (2.78%) Wealth Management
7 2 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.56%) SQL
4 15 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.72%) VBScript
6 4 (5.56%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) VB6
7 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.78%) Ektron
4 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.39%) Lotus
4 1 (1.39%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 25 days ago