The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 35 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 59 87 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.66% 6.80% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.27% 23.90% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 52 24
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +23.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £237 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
.NET
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
291 364 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.05% 28.44% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 229 79
Average daily rate £350 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

.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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing .NET 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.

1 79 (56.43%) C#
2 78 (55.71%) ASP.NET
3 59 (42.14%) SQL Server
4 51 (36.43%) MVC
5 50 (35.71%) HTML
5 50 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 45 (32.14%) SQL
7 39 (27.86%) CSS
8 33 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (23.57%) jQuery
9 30 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 28 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 25 (17.86%) Finance
11 25 (17.86%) .NET Framework
12 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (16.43%) Windows
14 21 (15.00%) HTML5
15 17 (12.14%) SharePoint 2013
16 16 (11.43%) AngularJS
16 16 (11.43%) XML
17 15 (10.71%) Scrum
17 15 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (10.00%) Asset Management
18 14 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (10.00%) Ajax
18 14 (10.00%) T-SQL
18 14 (10.00%) SDLC
19 13 (9.29%) CSS3
19 13 (9.29%) Visual Studio
19 13 (9.29%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (12.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (7.14%) IIS
4 7 (5.00%) CMS
5 5 (3.57%) Lync
6 4 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.14%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.43%) MS Project Server
8 2 (1.43%) SAS
9 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.71%) JRun
9 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.71%) JBoss
9 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.71%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.71%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) FTP
2 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.71%) DNS
2 1 (0.71%) SSL
2 1 (0.71%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) Firewall
2 1 (0.71%) SMTP
2 1 (0.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (42.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.14%) MySQL
7 3 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) DB2
9 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.71%) MS Access
9 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.14%) Selenium
4 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.43%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.43%) JMeter
5 1 (0.71%) NUnit
5 1 (0.71%) HttpUnit
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.71%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.71%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.71%) NCrunch
5 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.71%) JUnit
5 1 (0.71%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (17.86%) Finance
2 9 (6.43%) Banking
3 4 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 89 (63.57%) Developer
2 34 (24.29%) .NET Developer
3 13 (9.29%) Software Developer
4 12 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (6.43%) Analyst
5 9 (6.43%) Administrator
5 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (2.86%) SharePoint Administrator
8 4 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (2.86%) Architect
8 4 (2.86%) Web Developer
8 4 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.14%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.14%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.14%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (55.71%) ASP.NET
2 50 (35.71%) HTML
3 39 (27.86%) CSS
4 33 (23.57%) jQuery
5 25 (17.86%) .NET Framework
6 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (15.00%) HTML5
8 16 (11.43%) XML
8 16 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 14 (10.00%) Ajax
10 13 (9.29%) CSS3
10 13 (9.29%) WCF
11 7 (5.00%) WPF
11 7 (5.00%) Entity Framework
12 5 (3.57%) Web Services
13 4 (2.86%) RESTful
13 4 (2.86%) WinForms
13 4 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.57%) User Experience
3 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.14%) Statistics
4 3 (2.14%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.71%) DTV
5 1 (0.71%) AS400
5 1 (0.71%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.71%) SCORM
5 1 (0.71%) Economics
5 1 (0.71%) Derivative
5 1 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) iSeries
5 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.43%) Windows
2 4 (2.86%) Android
2 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) Linux
5 1 (0.71%) OS/400
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.43%) MVC
2 33 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (10.71%) Scrum
4 14 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 14 (10.00%) SDLC
5 13 (9.29%) TDD
6 11 (7.86%) Test Scripting
7 9 (6.43%) OO
8 8 (5.71%) Workflow
8 8 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.00%) Validation
9 7 (5.00%) Project Management
10 5 (3.57%) CRM
10 5 (3.57%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.57%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.57%) Software Testing
10 5 (3.57%) Release Management
10 5 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 79 (56.43%) C#
2 50 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 45 (32.14%) SQL
4 14 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.86%) Java
7 7 (5.00%) XPath
8 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.57%) VBA
9 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.14%) Perl
9 3 (2.14%) PHP
9 3 (2.14%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.14%) Ruby
10 2 (1.43%) C
10 2 (1.43%) C++
10 2 (1.43%) VB
11 1 (0.71%) XQuery
11 1 (0.71%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.71%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (2.86%) Degree
2 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) HND
3 1 (0.71%) ISEB
3 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) DICOM
2 1 (0.71%) BS7799
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) Oracle
3 6 (4.29%) Telerik
4 5 (3.57%) VMware
5 4 (2.86%) Veeam
6 2 (1.43%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.71%) Alterian
7 1 (0.71%) Sybase
7 1 (0.71%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) CA
7 1 (0.71%) Lotus
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago