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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 52 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 29 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.11% 0.65% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.24% 2.51% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £302
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
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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
258 319 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.75% 25.89% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 164 81
Average daily rate £350 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

.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 27 February 2015.

.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 27 February 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (92.16%) C#
3 45 (88.24%) ASP.NET
4 43 (84.31%) SQL Server
5 34 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
7 31 (60.78%) SQL
8 26 (50.98%) MVC
9 23 (45.10%) T-SQL
9 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
11 19 (37.25%) Finance
11 19 (37.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (33.33%) VBScript
12 17 (33.33%) CSS
13 16 (31.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 14 (27.45%) HTML
15 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
16 10 (19.61%) MS Access
16 10 (19.61%) VBA
17 9 (17.65%) Windows
17 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
17 9 (17.65%) jQuery
18 8 (15.69%) IBM Notes
18 8 (15.69%) Lotus
18 8 (15.69%) Project Management
18 8 (15.69%) NHibernate
19 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
19 7 (13.73%) Scrum
19 7 (13.73%) CruiseControl

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.69%) IBM Notes
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (84.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (37.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (19.61%) MS Access
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
1 7 (13.73%) CruiseControl
2 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) MSBuild
3 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (90.20%) Developer
2 25 (49.02%) .NET Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Android Developer
5 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.96%) Programmer
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.96%) .NET Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (1.96%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (33.33%) CSS
5 16 (31.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 14 (27.45%) HTML
7 9 (17.65%) jQuery
8 8 (15.69%) NHibernate
9 6 (11.76%) OAuth
9 6 (11.76%) OAuth2
10 4 (7.84%) REST
11 3 (5.88%) JSON
12 2 (3.92%) WCF
12 2 (3.92%) CSS3
12 2 (3.92%) Ajax
12 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (1.96%) HTML5
13 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 3 (5.88%) Android
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.98%) MVC
3 8 (15.69%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) OO
4 7 (13.73%) Scrum
4 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 4 (7.84%) Web Development
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
7 3 (5.88%) Android Development
7 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.92%) Information Security
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.96%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.96%) Web Design
9 1 (1.96%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.96%) OOD
9 1 (1.96%) SOA
9 1 (1.96%) UML
9 1 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) C#
2 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
3 31 (60.78%) SQL
4 23 (45.10%) T-SQL
5 17 (33.33%) VBScript
6 10 (19.61%) VBA
7 3 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Lotus
3 3 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Twitter
5 1 (1.96%) Telerik
5 1 (1.96%) SAP
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