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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 60 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 19 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.59% 1.69% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.80% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £165 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
.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
1115 1058 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.31% 94.38% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 473 430
Average daily rate £380 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 23
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -20.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £26.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

.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 20 August 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 20 August 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) C#
3 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 20 (51.28%) SQL
5 18 (46.15%) HTML
5 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 18 (46.15%) MVC
6 14 (35.90%) CSS
7 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 13 (33.33%) jQuery
8 11 (28.21%) Finance
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
11 8 (20.51%) WCF
12 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.95%) Web Development
13 6 (15.38%) TDD
13 6 (15.38%) XML
13 6 (15.38%) Windows
13 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (12.82%) HTML5
14 5 (12.82%) Mercurial
14 5 (12.82%) WinForms
15 4 (10.26%) Workflow
15 4 (10.26%) Web Services
15 4 (10.26%) T-SQL

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (7.69%) CMS
1 3 (7.69%) Umbraco
1 3 (7.69%) Sitefinity
2 1 (2.56%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Mercurial
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) ReSharper
5 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
5 2 (5.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.56%) MSTest
6 1 (2.56%) Moq
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 18 (46.15%) HTML
4 14 (35.90%) CSS
5 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 13 (33.33%) jQuery
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (20.51%) WCF
8 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (15.38%) XML
10 5 (12.82%) HTML5
10 5 (12.82%) WinForms
11 4 (10.26%) WPF
11 4 (10.26%) Web Services
11 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (10.26%) CSS3
12 3 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (7.69%) MSMQ
13 2 (5.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) MVC
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) Web Development
3 6 (15.38%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) Workflow
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.69%) EAI
5 3 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Web Design
6 2 (5.13%) Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) C#
2 20 (51.28%) SQL
3 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Twitter
3 2 (5.13%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
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