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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 65 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 18 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.41% 1.86% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.95% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £288 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £165 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £333 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1212 973 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.11% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 448 441
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 20
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -16.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £24.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.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 29 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 29 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 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (88.10%) C#
3 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 23 (54.76%) SQL
5 22 (52.38%) MVC
6 19 (45.24%) HTML
7 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 15 (35.71%) CSS
8 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
8 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (33.33%) jQuery
9 14 (33.33%) Finance
10 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
12 8 (19.05%) WCF
12 8 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (16.67%) HTML5
13 7 (16.67%) Web Development
13 7 (16.67%) XML
13 7 (16.67%) Windows
14 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
14 6 (14.29%) TDD
14 6 (14.29%) CSS3
15 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
15 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (11.90%) Mercurial

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (7.14%) Sitefinity
2 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.90%) Mercurial
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) Subversion
4 3 (7.14%) ReSharper
4 3 (7.14%) NUnit
5 2 (4.76%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.38%) MSTest
6 1 (2.38%) Moq
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Billing
2 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 19 (45.24%) HTML
4 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 15 (35.71%) CSS
4 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (33.33%) jQuery
6 8 (19.05%) WCF
6 8 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (16.67%) HTML5
7 7 (16.67%) XML
8 6 (14.29%) CSS3
9 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (11.90%) Web Services
10 4 (9.52%) WPF
11 3 (7.14%) WinForms
11 3 (7.14%) MSMQ
11 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 3 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) MVC
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Web Development
4 6 (14.29%) TDD
5 5 (11.90%) Workflow
6 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.14%) EAI
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (4.76%) Web Design
8 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.38%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.38%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.38%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) SQL
3 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Twitter
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.76%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
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