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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 43 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 35 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.84% 1.91% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 2.06% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 6
Average daily rate
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£344 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
.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
1158 1017 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.07% 92.71% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 459 451
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 30
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

.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 15 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 15 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (88.68%) C#
3 32 (60.38%) ASP.NET
4 31 (58.49%) SQL Server
5 28 (52.83%) MVC
6 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
7 24 (45.28%) HTML
8 22 (41.51%) SQL
9 21 (39.62%) jQuery
10 20 (37.74%) CSS
10 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (32.08%) Finance
12 16 (30.19%) .NET Framework
12 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
14 12 (22.64%) WCF
15 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
16 9 (16.98%) Windows
16 9 (16.98%) TDD
16 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (16.98%) HTML5
17 8 (15.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 8 (15.09%) CSS3
18 7 (13.21%) Web Development
18 7 (13.21%) WinForms
18 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
19 6 (11.32%) XML
19 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
19 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
19 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.66%) Sitefinity
3 3 (5.66%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Kentico
4 1 (1.89%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Intranet
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (58.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) DB2
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.43%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.66%) Subversion
6 2 (3.77%) ReSharper
6 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.89%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.89%) MSTest
7 1 (1.89%) Moq
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (60.38%) ASP.NET
3 24 (45.28%) HTML
4 21 (39.62%) jQuery
5 20 (37.74%) CSS
6 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (30.19%) .NET Framework
7 12 (22.64%) WCF
8 9 (16.98%) HTML5
9 8 (15.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (15.09%) CSS3
10 7 (13.21%) WinForms
11 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (11.32%) XML
12 5 (9.43%) WPF
12 5 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (9.43%) Ajax
12 5 (9.43%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (7.55%) NHibernate
13 4 (7.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.89%) User Experience
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) MVC
2 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) TDD
4 7 (13.21%) Web Development
5 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 4 (7.55%) Workflow
7 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) EAI
7 3 (5.66%) SOA
7 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.77%) Web Design
8 2 (3.77%) Content Management
9 1 (1.89%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.89%) Information Security
9 1 (1.89%) OO
9 1 (1.89%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) C#
2 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 22 (41.51%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) VBScript
5 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Red Gate
3 2 (3.77%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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