The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 70 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 59 52 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.12% 2.08% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.22% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £173 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £360 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
.NET Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2572 2341 2439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.29% 93.83% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1139 1111
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 83 107
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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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
Glasgow -2 22 £450 +56.52% 13
Edinburgh -16 19 £350 +7.69% 14
Aberdeen +8 9 £306 -2.00% 3
North Lanarkshire - 1 - - 1
Dundee - - - - 1
Ayrshire - - - -
Fife - - - - 1
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 118 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (80.51%) C#
3 67 (56.78%) SQL Server
4 65 (55.08%) ASP.NET
5 48 (40.68%) MVC
6 45 (38.14%) SQL
7 42 (35.59%) HTML
8 37 (31.36%) JavaScript
9 33 (27.97%) jQuery
10 32 (27.12%) CSS
10 32 (27.12%) Microsoft
11 29 (24.58%) .NET Framework
12 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (19.49%) WCF
14 22 (18.64%) Oracle
15 20 (16.95%) Finance
16 19 (16.10%) WPF
17 18 (15.25%) Web Development
17 18 (15.25%) Visual Studio
17 18 (15.25%) Windows
18 17 (14.41%) T-SQL
19 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 13 (11.02%) Workflow
20 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (11.02%) TDD
21 12 (10.17%) WinForms
21 12 (10.17%) OO
21 12 (10.17%) HTML5
22 11 (9.32%) XML
22 11 (9.32%) Java

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.47%) Umbraco
3 8 (6.78%) CMS
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (5.08%) IIS
5 5 (4.24%) NServiceBus
6 3 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.54%) Sitefinity
7 2 (1.69%) Node.js
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.85%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.85%) Lync
8 1 (0.85%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) Intranet
1 3 (2.54%) Internet
2 2 (1.69%) FTP
2 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) LAN
3 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (56.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (5.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.24%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.85%) DB2
6 1 (0.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.93%) Subversion
3 5 (4.24%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.24%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.69%) NUnit
4 2 (1.69%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.69%) JUnit
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.85%) NetAdvantage
5 1 (0.85%) MSTest
5 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.85%) Moq
General
1 20 (16.95%) Finance
2 4 (3.39%) Banking
3 3 (2.54%) Back Office
4 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.69%) Front Office
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (55.08%) ASP.NET
3 42 (35.59%) HTML
4 33 (27.97%) jQuery
5 32 (27.12%) CSS
6 29 (24.58%) .NET Framework
7 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (19.49%) WCF
9 19 (16.10%) WPF
10 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (10.17%) WinForms
11 12 (10.17%) HTML5
12 11 (9.32%) XML
13 10 (8.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (8.47%) CSS3
14 8 (6.78%) Web Services
14 8 (6.78%) AngularJS
15 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 6 (5.08%) NHibernate
16 6 (5.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (2.54%) SWIFT
2 2 (1.69%) Open Source
2 2 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (1.69%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.85%) Derivative
3 1 (0.85%) Online Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.25%) Windows
2 1 (0.85%) Android
2 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.68%) MVC
2 18 (15.25%) Web Development
3 13 (11.02%) Workflow
3 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.02%) TDD
4 12 (10.17%) OO
5 9 (7.63%) Process Management
6 8 (6.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (4.24%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.24%) SOA
7 5 (4.24%) Content Management
7 5 (4.24%) Scrum
8 4 (3.39%) OOD
9 3 (2.54%) EAI
9 3 (2.54%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.54%) Web Application Development
9 3 (2.54%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.54%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 95 (80.51%) C#
2 45 (38.14%) SQL
3 37 (31.36%) JavaScript
4 17 (14.41%) T-SQL
5 11 (9.32%) Java
6 9 (7.63%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.69%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) VBA
10 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 32 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.64%) Oracle
3 10 (8.47%) HP
4 9 (7.63%) Kofax
5 5 (4.24%) Sybase
5 5 (4.24%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.54%) Twitter
7 2 (1.69%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.69%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.85%) Progress
8 1 (0.85%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.85%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.85%) Ektron
8 1 (0.85%) DevExpress
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