The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.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 ASP.NET over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 46 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 38 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.97% 2.83% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.67% 15.10% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £263 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £176 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £275 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
356 192 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.86% 18.77% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 78 52
Average daily rate £400 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
ASP.NET
Scotland

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ASP.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 ASP.NET.

1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (81.69%) C#
3 46 (64.79%) JavaScript
4 36 (50.70%) HTML
4 36 (50.70%) SQL
5 34 (47.89%) SQL Server
6 31 (43.66%) MVC
7 27 (38.03%) CSS
8 25 (35.21%) jQuery
9 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (32.39%) XML
11 17 (23.94%) Web Services
12 15 (21.13%) SharePoint
12 15 (21.13%) Finance
13 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
14 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
14 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
14 12 (16.90%) WCF
14 12 (16.90%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (15.49%) TDD
15 11 (15.49%) IIS
16 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
16 10 (14.08%) JSON
16 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
16 10 (14.08%) HTML5
17 9 (12.68%) RESTful
17 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
17 9 (12.68%) SOAP
17 9 (12.68%) Scrum
17 9 (12.68%) Active Directory

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ASP.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 ASP.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (21.13%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (15.49%) IIS
4 9 (12.68%) Lync
5 6 (8.45%) Sitefinity
6 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
7 3 (4.23%) Umbraco
8 2 (2.82%) CMS
9 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Intranet
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.41%) MySQL
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (8.45%) Mercurial
5 5 (7.04%) Subversion
5 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.63%) NUnit
6 4 (5.63%) CruiseControl
7 3 (4.23%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (95.77%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.72%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Lead Developer
5 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.86%) ScrumMaster
7 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Junior Software Developer
11 2 (2.82%) UI Programmer
11 2 (2.82%) UI Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Junior
11 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Consultant
11 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (50.70%) HTML
3 27 (38.03%) CSS
4 25 (35.21%) jQuery
5 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (32.39%) XML
7 17 (23.94%) Web Services
8 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
8 12 (16.90%) WCF
9 10 (14.08%) HTML5
9 10 (14.08%) JSON
10 9 (12.68%) SOAP
10 9 (12.68%) RESTful
11 8 (11.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (7.04%) CSS3
12 5 (7.04%) MSMQ
13 4 (5.63%) NHibernate
13 4 (5.63%) XSLT
13 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) SWIFT
2 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Open Source
3 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.41%) Informatics
3 1 (1.41%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) MVC
2 11 (15.49%) TDD
3 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
4 9 (12.68%) Scrum
5 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.45%) Web Development
7 5 (7.04%) EAI
7 5 (7.04%) SOA
8 3 (4.23%) Web Design
8 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (2.82%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Use Case
9 2 (2.82%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.82%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (2.82%) Migration
9 2 (2.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (81.69%) C#
2 46 (64.79%) JavaScript
3 36 (50.70%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
5 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.82%) VB6
7 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) VB
8 1 (1.41%) VBScript
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Twitter
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle
3 3 (4.23%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.82%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.41%) Kofax
5 1 (1.41%) Telerik
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago