The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 70 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 16 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.25% 1.76% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.85% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £288 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £165 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £333 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1204 972 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.28% 95.20% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 451 445
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 17
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £24.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
.NET Developer
Scotland

.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 23 July 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 23 July 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (87.50%) C#
3 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (57.50%) SQL
5 21 (52.50%) MVC
6 19 (47.50%) HTML
7 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
7 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
8 15 (37.50%) CSS
8 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
9 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (32.50%) jQuery
10 13 (32.50%) Finance
11 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
13 8 (20.00%) WCF
13 8 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (17.50%) Web Development
14 7 (17.50%) HTML5
14 7 (17.50%) XML
14 7 (17.50%) Windows
15 6 (15.00%) TDD
15 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
15 6 (15.00%) CSS3
16 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
16 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (12.50%) Mercurial
16 5 (12.50%) Web Services

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (7.50%) Sitefinity
2 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.50%) DB2
6 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) Subversion
4 3 (7.50%) ReSharper
4 3 (7.50%) NUnit
5 2 (5.00%) CruiseControl
5 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.50%) MSTest
6 1 (2.50%) Moq
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Billing
2 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) HTML
4 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 15 (37.50%) CSS
5 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (32.50%) jQuery
7 8 (20.00%) WCF
7 8 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (17.50%) HTML5
8 7 (17.50%) XML
9 6 (15.00%) CSS3
10 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (12.50%) Web Services
11 4 (10.00%) WPF
12 3 (7.50%) MSMQ
12 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
12 3 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) MVC
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Web Development
4 6 (15.00%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) Workflow
6 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) EAI
7 3 (7.50%) SOA
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Web Design
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C#
2 23 (57.50%) SQL
3 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Twitter
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.00%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
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