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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 89 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 7 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 1.50% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.57% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 20
Median daily rate £300 £306 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £278 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
.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
1447 1402 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.57% 95.37% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 792 682
Median daily rate £400 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 34
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

.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 2 May 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 2 May 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) C#
3 22 (78.57%) MVC
4 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 17 (60.71%) .NET Framework
5 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (57.14%) CSS
6 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
7 14 (50.00%) jQuery
8 13 (46.43%) HTML
9 11 (39.29%) Entity Framework
9 11 (39.29%) HTML5
9 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
10 10 (35.71%) CSS3
10 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
12 8 (28.57%) Scrum
12 8 (28.57%) Web Development
13 7 (25.00%) MSMQ
13 7 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (25.00%) NServiceBus
13 7 (25.00%) User Experience
14 6 (21.43%) OO
14 6 (21.43%) TDD
15 5 (17.86%) SOLID
15 5 (17.86%) AngularJS

.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 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (25.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Access
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) git-flow
1 1 (3.57%) NUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Games
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (60.71%) .NET Framework
3 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (57.14%) CSS
5 14 (50.00%) jQuery
6 13 (46.43%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) Entity Framework
7 11 (39.29%) HTML5
8 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (35.71%) CSS3
9 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (25.00%) MSMQ
10 7 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
12 2 (7.14%) WCF
12 2 (7.14%) Web Services
12 2 (7.14%) WinForms
12 2 (7.14%) WPF
13 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (17.86%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (17.86%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (17.86%) Investment Management
5 5 (17.86%) Secure Coding
5 5 (17.86%) SOLID
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Workflow
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) Process Management
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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