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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 35 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 47 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.86% 3.16% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 3.40% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
.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
1152 1088 988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.58% 92.91% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 487 457
Average daily rate £388 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 31
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +1.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.33 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £33.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

.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 30 September 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 30 September 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 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (90.63%) C#
3 42 (65.63%) SQL Server
4 37 (57.81%) ASP.NET
5 30 (46.88%) MVC
6 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (43.75%) HTML
8 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
8 26 (40.63%) jQuery
9 25 (39.06%) CSS
10 24 (37.50%) Finance
11 23 (35.94%) SQL
12 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
13 20 (31.25%) .NET Framework
13 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (21.88%) WinForms
15 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (20.31%) WCF
16 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
17 11 (17.19%) TDD
18 10 (15.63%) Windows
19 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
19 9 (14.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 9 (14.06%) WPF
20 8 (12.50%) Web Development
20 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 8 (12.50%) HTML5
20 8 (12.50%) CSS3
21 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
21 7 (10.94%) Scrum

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.69%) Sitefinity
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Kentico
4 1 (1.56%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (1.56%) DB2
6 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.56%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.56%) MSTest
5 1 (1.56%) Moq
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (57.81%) ASP.NET
3 28 (43.75%) HTML
4 26 (40.63%) jQuery
5 25 (39.06%) CSS
6 20 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (21.88%) WinForms
8 13 (20.31%) WCF
9 9 (14.06%) WPF
9 9 (14.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (12.50%) HTML5
10 8 (12.50%) CSS3
11 6 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (9.38%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (9.38%) XML
12 5 (7.81%) NHibernate
13 4 (6.25%) Ajax
14 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.56%) User Experience
2 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.56%) iPhone
2 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) MVC
2 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.19%) TDD
4 8 (12.50%) Web Development
5 7 (10.94%) Scrum
6 5 (7.81%) Workflow
7 4 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.13%) Web Design
8 2 (3.13%) OO
8 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.13%) EAI
8 2 (3.13%) SOA
8 2 (3.13%) Content Management
9 1 (1.56%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.56%) Information Security
9 1 (1.56%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.56%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (90.63%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 23 (35.94%) SQL
4 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.25%) VBScript
6 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.13%) Red Gate
3 2 (3.13%) Twitter
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.56%) EPiServer
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