The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 21 40 22
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Contract jobs citing .NET 62 58 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.32% 3.94% 6.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.99% 15.34% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 65
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%

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
282 378 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.29% 25.66% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 201 154
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Edinburgh region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Edinburgh region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 95 (69.85%) C#
2 52 (38.24%) SQL
3 50 (36.76%) ASP.NET
4 49 (36.03%) MVC
4 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (33.09%) JavaScript
6 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
7 37 (27.21%) SQL Server
8 34 (25.00%) CSS
9 32 (23.53%) .NET Framework
10 31 (22.79%) HTML
11 27 (19.85%) Finance
11 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (19.85%) AngularJS
12 25 (18.38%) Java
13 20 (14.71%) WPF
13 20 (14.71%) jQuery
14 19 (13.97%) TDD
15 17 (12.50%) Windows
15 17 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (11.76%) Entity Framework
16 16 (11.76%) Visual Studio
17 15 (11.03%) Web Services
17 15 (11.03%) T-SQL
18 14 (10.29%) Scrum
18 14 (10.29%) CSS3
18 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (9.56%) HTML5
19 13 (9.56%) Oracle
20 12 (8.82%) Middleware

.NET
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 11 (8.09%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (6.62%) CMS
3 7 (5.15%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.68%) IIS
5 4 (2.94%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.94%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.74%) Apache
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.74%) Confluence
8 1 (0.74%) Liferay
8 1 (0.74%) SAS
8 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Office
2 4 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.47%) IaaS
3 2 (1.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.94%) HTTP
2 3 (2.21%) Intranet
3 2 (1.47%) Firewall
3 2 (1.47%) Internet
3 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.94%) Big Data
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.74%) MS Access
7 1 (0.74%) MySQL
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.41%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.68%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (3.68%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.94%) Subversion
6 4 (2.94%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.21%) Maven
7 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.47%) Hudson
8 2 (1.47%) NuGet
8 2 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.47%) Selenium
9 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.74%) git-flow
9 1 (0.74%) JIRA
9 1 (0.74%) NUnit
9 1 (0.74%) StyleCop
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 3 (2.21%) Banking
2 3 (2.21%) Law
3 2 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (71.32%) Developer
2 37 (27.21%) .NET Developer
3 19 (13.97%) C# Developer
4 13 (9.56%) Software Developer
5 12 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (8.09%) BizTalk Developer
6 11 (8.09%) SQL Developer
7 9 (6.62%) HTML Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.88%) UI Developer
9 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.41%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Architect
11 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (36.76%) ASP.NET
2 34 (25.00%) CSS
3 32 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 31 (22.79%) HTML
5 27 (19.85%) AngularJS
5 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (14.71%) jQuery
6 20 (14.71%) WPF
7 16 (11.76%) Entity Framework
8 15 (11.03%) Web Services
9 14 (10.29%) CSS3
10 13 (9.56%) HTML5
11 12 (8.82%) Middleware
12 11 (8.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (6.62%) RESTful
14 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (5.15%) WinForms
15 6 (4.41%) LINQ
15 6 (4.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.15%) User Experience
2 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.21%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.21%) Fintech
3 3 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.21%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.74%) EPoS
5 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (4.41%) Linux
3 5 (3.68%) Unix
4 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.74%) MVS
7 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (36.03%) MVC
2 19 (13.97%) TDD
3 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (10.29%) Scrum
4 12 (8.82%) Web Development
5 11 (8.09%) ETL
5 11 (8.09%) Integration Testing
6 10 (7.35%) ERP
6 10 (7.35%) OO
7 9 (6.62%) Configuration Management
7 9 (6.62%) Release Management
7 9 (6.62%) SDLC
7 9 (6.62%) Software Engineering
7 9 (6.62%) Unit Testing
8 8 (5.88%) MVVM
9 6 (4.41%) Change Control
9 6 (4.41%) Front End Development
9 6 (4.41%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 95 (69.85%) C#
2 52 (38.24%) SQL
3 45 (33.09%) JavaScript
4 25 (18.38%) Java
5 15 (11.03%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.35%) VB
8 6 (4.41%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.41%) Python
9 4 (2.94%) C
9 4 (2.94%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.21%) Ruby
10 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.47%) Clojure
11 2 (1.47%) Delphi
11 2 (1.47%) Perl
11 2 (1.47%) Scala
11 2 (1.47%) VBScript
11 2 (1.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (5.15%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) CEH
2 3 (2.21%) CISSP
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Docker
1 1 (0.74%) Shibboleth
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) Ansible
1 3 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.21%) Puppet
2 2 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (0.74%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.56%) Oracle
3 3 (2.21%) DevExpress
3 3 (2.21%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.21%) Splunk
3 3 (2.21%) Twitter
4 2 (1.47%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.47%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.74%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco
5 1 (0.74%) Perforce
5 1 (0.74%) Sybase
5 1 (0.74%) Telerik
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.74%) WSO2
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 7 days ago