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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 44 46 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing .NET 49 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.12% 2.83% 6.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.50% 16.55% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 32 36
Median daily rate £350 £334 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £289 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.78 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +6.06%
.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
297 278 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.98% 17.11% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 158 191
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%

.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 23 August 2016.

.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 23 August 2016, 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 70 (70.00%) C#
2 46 (46.00%) SQL Server
3 37 (37.00%) SQL
3 37 (37.00%) ASP.NET
4 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (30.00%) HTML
6 28 (28.00%) MVC
6 28 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 26 (26.00%) JavaScript
7 26 (26.00%) Microsoft
8 25 (25.00%) CSS
9 21 (21.00%) jQuery
10 17 (17.00%) Finance
11 15 (15.00%) Web Services
11 15 (15.00%) Oracle
12 13 (13.00%) OO
13 12 (12.00%) Windows
13 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (12.00%) CMS
13 12 (12.00%) Workflow
13 12 (12.00%) Web Development
14 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (11.00%) ERP
14 11 (11.00%) T-SQL
14 11 (11.00%) Java
14 11 (11.00%) AngularJS
14 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (10.00%) Integration Testing
15 10 (10.00%) Degree

.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 12 (12.00%) CMS
2 8 (8.00%) IIS
3 7 (7.00%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (7.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.00%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.00%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.00%) Apache
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
6 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) IaaS
3 2 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.00%) GIS
4 4 (4.00%) MySQL
4 4 (4.00%) Spotfire
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.00%) MS Access
5 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.00%) SQLite
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.00%) Power BI
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.00%) NUnit
4 4 (4.00%) Selenium
5 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.00%) MSBuild
5 3 (3.00%) Subversion
6 2 (2.00%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.00%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.00%) FindBugs
7 1 (1.00%) Hudson
7 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.00%) Maven
7 1 (1.00%) NuGet
7 1 (1.00%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (61.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.00%) Architect
4 9 (9.00%) Lead Developer
4 9 (9.00%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Sitecore Architect
6 7 (7.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.00%) BizTalk Developer
7 6 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
8 5 (5.00%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.00%) Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.00%) ASP.NET
2 30 (30.00%) HTML
3 28 (28.00%) .NET Framework
4 25 (25.00%) CSS
5 21 (21.00%) jQuery
6 15 (15.00%) Web Services
7 11 (11.00%) AngularJS
8 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (10.00%) HTML5
8 10 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (9.00%) WPF
10 8 (8.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (8.00%) XML
11 7 (7.00%) LESS
11 7 (7.00%) Middleware
11 7 (7.00%) WCF
12 5 (5.00%) CSS3
12 5 (5.00%) WinForms
13 4 (4.00%) Java EE
14 3 (3.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.00%) User Experience
3 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.00%) iPad
5 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.00%) Physics
7 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.00%) Social Media
7 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.00%) MVS
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.00%) MVC
3 13 (13.00%) OO
4 12 (12.00%) Web Development
4 12 (12.00%) Workflow
5 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (11.00%) ERP
6 10 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 9 (9.00%) SDLC
8 8 (8.00%) Analytics
8 8 (8.00%) CRM
8 8 (8.00%) Migration
8 8 (8.00%) Scrum
9 7 (7.00%) ETL
9 7 (7.00%) Front End Development
9 7 (7.00%) Open Source
10 6 (6.00%) Investment Management
10 6 (6.00%) Time Management
11 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (70.00%) C#
2 37 (37.00%) SQL
3 26 (26.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.00%) Java
4 11 (11.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.00%) VB
7 6 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.00%) Python
8 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.00%) VBA
8 3 (3.00%) VBScript
9 2 (2.00%) Delphi
9 2 (2.00%) PHP
10 1 (1.00%) C
10 1 (1.00%) C++
10 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.00%) R
10 1 (1.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) COBIT
1 4 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.00%) Puppet
1 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.00%) Oracle
3 9 (9.00%) Sitecore
4 8 (8.00%) IBM
5 3 (3.00%) Ab Initio
5 3 (3.00%) Cognos
5 3 (3.00%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.00%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.00%) Nintex
7 1 (1.00%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) Logi Analytics
7 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.00%) Telerik
7 1 (1.00%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.00%) Twitter
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