The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 74 51 70
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 22 31 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.55% 2.33% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.80% 11.52% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 1
Average daily rate £400 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.NET Framework
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
379 269 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.77% 20.21% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 144 134
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Edinburgh region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Edinburgh region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (92.68%) ASP.NET
2 38 (92.68%) SQL Server
3 36 (87.80%) C#
4 34 (82.93%) CSS
5 33 (80.49%) MVC
6 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
7 26 (63.41%) jQuery
8 25 (60.98%) HTML
9 20 (48.78%) Entity Framework
10 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
11 18 (43.90%) T-SQL
11 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (36.59%) HTML5
12 15 (36.59%) CSS3
13 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
15 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (29.27%) Scrum
16 11 (26.83%) MSMQ
16 11 (26.83%) SQL
16 11 (26.83%) Razor View Engine
16 11 (26.83%) NServiceBus
16 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (26.83%) User Experience
17 10 (24.39%) Investment Management
18 9 (21.95%) Web Services
18 9 (21.95%) OO

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (26.83%) NServiceBus
3 5 (12.20%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (92.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) dBASE
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.20%) NUnit
3 4 (9.76%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) git-flow
4 2 (4.88%) ReSharper
4 2 (4.88%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.44%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 31 (75.61%) .NET Developer
3 14 (34.15%) C# Developer
4 13 (31.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (31.71%) Web Developer
5 11 (26.83%) Software Developer
6 10 (24.39%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (24.39%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (9.76%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
11 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
12 2 (4.88%) HTML Developer
12 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (4.88%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (4.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (92.68%) ASP.NET
3 34 (82.93%) CSS
4 26 (63.41%) jQuery
5 25 (60.98%) HTML
6 20 (48.78%) Entity Framework
7 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (36.59%) CSS3
8 15 (36.59%) HTML5
9 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
9 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (26.83%) MSMQ
10 11 (26.83%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (21.95%) Web Services
12 6 (14.63%) LINQ
13 4 (9.76%) RESTful
13 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (7.32%) JSON
14 3 (7.32%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (7.32%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
1 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
1 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) MVC
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Scrum
4 10 (24.39%) Investment Management
5 9 (21.95%) OO
6 6 (14.63%) SOLID
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (12.20%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (12.20%) Front End Development
7 5 (12.20%) Secure Coding
7 5 (12.20%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Web Development
8 4 (9.76%) DevOps
8 4 (9.76%) OOP
8 4 (9.76%) SDLC
8 4 (9.76%) Workflow
9 3 (7.32%) Software Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) C#
2 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
3 18 (43.90%) T-SQL
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Telerik