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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 58 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 23 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.79% 2.39% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 2.56% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 12
Average daily rate £335 £220 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.27% -34.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £178 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £337 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1207 704 1121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.00% 93.49% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 301 555
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -35.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £10.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £30.17 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.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 18 April 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 18 April 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (95.35%) C#
3 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET
4 26 (60.47%) HTML
5 25 (58.14%) MVC
6 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
7 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
8 21 (48.84%) CSS
9 20 (46.51%) SQL
10 19 (44.19%) jQuery
11 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
13 12 (27.91%) Finance
13 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
14 10 (23.26%) HTML5
15 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 8 (18.60%) Scrum
16 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
17 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (16.28%) CSS3
18 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
18 6 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 6 (13.95%) TDD
18 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
18 6 (13.95%) Windows
18 6 (13.95%) XML
19 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
19 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
20 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 4 (9.30%) Twitter

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) EPiServer CMS
1 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.33%) MySQL
7 1 (2.33%) DB2
7 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.30%) NUnit
4 3 (6.98%) ReSharper
4 3 (6.98%) CruiseControl
4 3 (6.98%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET
3 26 (60.47%) HTML
4 21 (48.84%) CSS
5 19 (44.19%) jQuery
6 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
8 10 (23.26%) HTML5
9 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 7 (16.28%) CSS3
11 6 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (13.95%) XML
12 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (9.30%) Web Services
13 3 (6.98%) XHTML
13 3 (6.98%) WCF
13 3 (6.98%) Castle Windsor
13 3 (6.98%) Backbone.js
14 2 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (4.65%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) MVC
2 8 (18.60%) Scrum
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) TDD
5 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Workflow
7 2 (4.65%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) EAI
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) Web Development
8 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.33%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
3 20 (46.51%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Twitter
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
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