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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 60 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 11 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.35% 1.79% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 6.60% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 22
Median daily rate £306 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-50.05% +2.00%

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
264 379 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.43% 27.19% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 212 148
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 22 (56.41%) MVC
4 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
5 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (43.59%) Entity Framework
6 16 (41.03%) SQL
7 15 (38.46%) CSS
8 14 (35.90%) HTML
9 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 12 (30.77%) TDD
11 11 (28.21%) jQuery
11 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
13 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (20.51%) Integration Testing
14 8 (20.51%) CSS3
14 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
14 8 (20.51%) OO
14 8 (20.51%) Oracle
14 8 (20.51%) VB
14 8 (20.51%) WinForms
15 7 (17.95%) Scrum
15 7 (17.95%) HTML5
15 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
16 6 (15.38%) Jasmine

.NET Framework
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 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) MS Access
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 6 (15.38%) Jasmine
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (12.82%) SpecFlow
5 3 (7.69%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.38%) UI Developer
5 5 (12.82%) HTML Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior UI Developer
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Automation Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (43.59%) Entity Framework
4 15 (38.46%) CSS
5 14 (35.90%) HTML
6 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 11 (28.21%) jQuery
8 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (20.51%) CSS3
9 8 (20.51%) WinForms
10 7 (17.95%) HTML5
11 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (10.26%) RESTful
13 3 (7.69%) WCF
14 2 (5.13%) Angular 2
14 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
15 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 1 (2.56%) LESS
15 1 (2.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) MVC
2 12 (30.77%) TDD
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
5 8 (20.51%) Integration Testing
5 8 (20.51%) OO
6 7 (17.95%) Scrum
6 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Change Control
7 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (12.82%) SDLC
7 5 (12.82%) Secure Coding
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.82%) System Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.69%) DevOps
9 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.13%) Release Management
9 2 (5.13%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) VB
5 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.56%) EPiServer