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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 81 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 15 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.70% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.64% 4.00% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Median daily rate £225 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £290 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £373 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £42.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.52% +26.86%
.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
323 250 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.77% 17.43% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 136 233
Median daily rate £365 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

.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
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 29 June 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 29 June 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 16 (84.21%) MVC
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) OO
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
7 5 (26.32%) iPad
7 5 (26.32%) Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
7 5 (26.32%) Migration
7 5 (26.32%) CMS
7 5 (26.32%) NUnit
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (26.32%) Time Management
7 5 (26.32%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (26.32%) Sitecore
7 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
8 4 (21.05%) BC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
9 3 (15.79%) Java

.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 5 (26.32%) CMS
1 5 (26.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Architect
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Sitecore Architect
4 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
6 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Junior
6 3 (15.79%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Graduate
8 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) WPF
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) WinForms
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (26.32%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Time Management
4 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
5 3 (15.79%) Refactoring
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) BC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Sitecore
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) DevExpress