The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 47 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 13 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.59% 11.54% 10.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.71% 70.59% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Average daily rate £315 £450 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £348 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £451 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.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 Renfrewshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.33% 16.35% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 17
Average daily rate £320 £450 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +39.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £451 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Erskine -31 13 £315 -30.00%
.NET
Scotland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 21 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
3 18 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (62.96%) Visual Studio
4 17 (62.96%) XML
5 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 15 (55.56%) Degree
6 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
7 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
8 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
9 11 (40.74%) MCSE
9 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (37.04%) Migration
10 10 (37.04%) IIS
10 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
12 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
13 7 (25.93%) MCTS
13 7 (25.93%) Content Management
13 7 (25.93%) CSS
13 7 (25.93%) MCP
13 7 (25.93%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
14 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
14 6 (22.22%) MCSD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 21 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (37.04%) IIS
3 7 (25.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
4 6 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) SSL
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Visual Studio
2 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 6 (22.22%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) SharePoint Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Tools Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Collaboration Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) XML
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
3 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 6 (22.22%) WinForms
4 6 (22.22%) WPF
4 6 (22.22%) XSD
5 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) XSLT
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
1 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Content Management
3 6 (22.22%) Change Management
3 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 6 (22.22%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Web Development
3 6 (22.22%) Workflow
4 5 (18.52%) Validation
5 4 (14.81%) High Availability
5 4 (14.81%) Records Management
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) C
4 6 (22.22%) C++
4 6 (22.22%) COBOL
4 6 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (22.22%) PL/1
4 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 6 (22.22%) VBScript
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (55.56%) Degree
3 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
4 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 11 (40.74%) MCSE
6 7 (25.93%) MCP
6 7 (25.93%) MCTS
7 6 (22.22%) MCSD
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Nintex