The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 41.03% 28.57% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 84.21% 100.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £550 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +96.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -7.85%
.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 Fife region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 48.72% 28.57% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £338 £550 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +96.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Fife

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Fife region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 13 £338 -
.NET
Scotland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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 12 (63.16%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 7 (36.84%) Law
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) RESTful
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) C++
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) UML
7 4 (21.05%) OOP
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Change Control
8 3 (15.79%) Web Development
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) XML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) C++Builder
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (36.84%) Law
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Web Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Development Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) RESTful
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) JavaBeans
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) JSF
4 1 (5.26%) JPA
4 1 (5.26%) Facelets
4 1 (5.26%) RichFaces
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.26%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
2 4 (21.05%) UML
2 4 (21.05%) OOP
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (21.05%) Coaching
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Delphi
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle