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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 76 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 13 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.91% 1.19% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 6.77% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 7
Median daily rate £388 £295 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.35% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £230 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £343 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
.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
287 251 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.13% 17.56% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 149 207
Median daily rate £375 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

.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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
3 23 (85.19%) MVC
4 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
5 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
7 13 (48.15%) Entity Framework
8 12 (44.44%) CSS
9 11 (40.74%) jQuery
10 10 (37.04%) HTML
10 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (33.33%) OO
12 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
12 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (29.63%) Web Development
12 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (29.63%) HTML5
13 7 (25.93%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (25.93%) NServiceBus
13 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (25.93%) User Experience
13 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
13 7 (25.93%) Windows
14 6 (22.22%) NUnit
14 6 (22.22%) Scrum
15 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (18.52%) Investment Management
15 5 (18.52%) Time Management

.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 9 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (25.93%) NServiceBus
3 5 (18.52%) CMS
3 5 (18.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) NUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) git-flow
2 1 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Sitecore Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) Entity Framework
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) jQuery
6 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (37.04%) HTML
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (29.63%) HTML5
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
8 7 (25.93%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
9 5 (18.52%) CSS3
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
10 2 (7.41%) WinForms
10 2 (7.41%) WPF
11 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) iPad
3 4 (14.81%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) OO
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Web Development
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Analytics
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
5 5 (18.52%) Investment Management
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Time Management
6 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (14.81%) Secure Coding
6 4 (14.81%) SOLID
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
4 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) BC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Sitecore