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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 76 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 10 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 1.23% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 4.30% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £261 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £378 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
.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
255 372 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.56% 28.53% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 238 76
Average daily rate £350 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

.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 30 June 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 30 June 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 26 (83.87%) C#
4 25 (80.65%) MVC
5 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
6 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (54.84%) HTML
7 17 (54.84%) CSS
8 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
9 13 (41.94%) Entity Framework
10 12 (38.71%) jQuery
11 10 (32.26%) Windows
12 9 (29.03%) SQL
12 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (22.58%) VBA
14 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
14 7 (22.58%) MS Access
14 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
14 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
15 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
15 6 (19.35%) Lotus
15 6 (19.35%) Project Management
15 6 (19.35%) Ajax
15 6 (19.35%) HTML5
15 6 (19.35%) CSS3
16 5 (16.13%) WCF
16 5 (16.13%) WPF
16 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
16 5 (16.13%) Telerik

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) JRun
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) FTP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) MS Access
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) CruiseControl
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (54.84%) HTML
4 17 (54.84%) CSS
5 13 (41.94%) Entity Framework
6 12 (38.71%) jQuery
7 6 (19.35%) HTML5
7 6 (19.35%) Ajax
7 6 (19.35%) CSS3
8 5 (16.13%) WCF
8 5 (16.13%) WPF
8 5 (16.13%) XML
9 3 (9.68%) NHibernate
9 3 (9.68%) OAuth
9 3 (9.68%) OAuth2
10 2 (6.45%) WinForms
11 1 (3.23%) COM+
11 1 (3.23%) ISAPI
11 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) MVC
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Change Management
8 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) VBA
5 5 (16.13%) XPath
6 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) BS7799
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Lotus
3 5 (16.13%) Telerik
4 1 (3.23%) CA
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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