The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 79 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 10 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 1.94% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 2.02% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 18
Median daily rate £320 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £365 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.90%
.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
1358 1385 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.23% 95.72% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 752 701
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £266 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 39
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 28 May 2016.

.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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) C#
3 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (70.00%) MVC
4 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (50.00%) CSS
7 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 14 (46.67%) HTML
8 14 (46.67%) jQuery
9 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (33.33%) HTML5
11 9 (30.00%) Entity Framework
11 9 (30.00%) CSS3
11 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (26.67%) Web Development
13 7 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
13 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
14 6 (20.00%) Scrum
14 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 5 (16.67%) SQL
15 5 (16.67%) OO
15 5 (16.67%) MSMQ
15 5 (16.67%) TDD
15 5 (16.67%) User Experience
15 5 (16.67%) Razor View Engine

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.67%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) GIS
4 1 (3.33%) MS Access
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) git-flow
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 15 (50.00%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) HTML
5 14 (46.67%) jQuery
6 10 (33.33%) HTML5
7 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (30.00%) CSS3
7 9 (30.00%) Entity Framework
8 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
8 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (16.67%) MSMQ
9 5 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (10.00%) WinForms
10 3 (10.00%) WPF
11 2 (6.67%) Web Services
11 2 (6.67%) XML
12 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (13.33%) Investment Management
6 4 (13.33%) Secure Coding
6 4 (13.33%) SOLID
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Process Management
8 1 (3.33%) SOA
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Twitter