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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 54 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 20 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.16% 1.93% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 8.92% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 20
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £344
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.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
270 325 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.19% 21.68% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 190 196
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £477 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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 5 December 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 December 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (78.95%) C#
3 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET
3 21 (55.26%) MVC
4 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 15 (39.47%) SQL
6 15 (39.47%) CSS
6 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
7 14 (36.84%) HTML
8 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (31.58%) jQuery
9 12 (31.58%) Entity Framework
9 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
10 10 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (26.32%) TDD
11 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
11 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (21.05%) HTML5
12 8 (21.05%) CSS3
12 8 (21.05%) VB
12 8 (21.05%) WinForms
13 7 (18.42%) Scrum
13 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
13 7 (18.42%) Oracle
13 7 (18.42%) OO
13 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
13 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (18.42%) User Experience

.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 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
3 6 (15.79%) Jasmine
4 3 (7.89%) MSBuild
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) .NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.79%) UI Developer
5 5 (13.16%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) HTML Developer
6 4 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior UI Developer
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Junior
8 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET
3 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (39.47%) CSS
5 14 (36.84%) HTML
6 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 12 (31.58%) Entity Framework
6 12 (31.58%) jQuery
7 10 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (21.05%) CSS3
8 8 (21.05%) HTML5
8 8 (21.05%) WinForms
9 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (13.16%) WCF
10 4 (10.53%) RESTful
11 2 (5.26%) Angular 2
11 2 (5.26%) LESS
11 2 (5.26%) WPF
12 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.63%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) MVC
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) TDD
4 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Refactoring
6 6 (15.79%) SDLC
7 4 (10.53%) OOD
7 4 (10.53%) Release Management
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow Management
8 3 (7.89%) Change Control
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) Investment Management
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) C#
2 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) VB
5 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) DevExpress
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
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