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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 97 72 63
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 40 59 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 2.15% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.33% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
.NET Developer
UK

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
3041 2529 2296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.71% 92.33% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1282 1111
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 47 83
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.05 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

.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
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 28 August 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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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 +6 24 £309 -31.38% 11
Edinburgh -21 13 £350 - 7
West Lothian -8 2 £325 +4.83% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £425 -
.NET Developer
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.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 84 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (89.29%) C#
3 64 (76.19%) ASP.NET
4 57 (67.86%) SQL Server
5 50 (59.52%) MVC
6 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
7 34 (40.48%) HTML
7 34 (40.48%) CSS
8 29 (34.52%) .NET Framework
9 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (27.38%) jQuery
10 23 (27.38%) SQL
11 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (20.24%) TDD
13 16 (19.05%) Visual Studio
13 16 (19.05%) Entity Framework
14 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (15.48%) WPF
15 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
16 12 (14.29%) Finance
17 11 (13.10%) VB.NET
18 10 (11.90%) WCF
18 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (11.90%) SDLC
19 9 (10.71%) HTML5
19 9 (10.71%) NHibernate
19 9 (10.71%) XML
19 9 (10.71%) Oracle

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (7.14%) Umbraco
2 5 (5.95%) Node.js
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.19%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (1.19%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.19%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.19%) SQLite
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.38%) MSBuild
3 2 (2.38%) NUnit
3 2 (2.38%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.19%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.19%) QUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Back Office
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Front Office
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
5 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 34 (40.48%) CSS
3 34 (40.48%) HTML
4 29 (34.52%) .NET Framework
5 23 (27.38%) jQuery
6 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (19.05%) Entity Framework
8 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 13 (15.48%) WPF
10 10 (11.90%) WCF
11 9 (10.71%) HTML5
11 9 (10.71%) NHibernate
11 9 (10.71%) XML
12 7 (8.33%) Web Services
12 7 (8.33%) Ajax
12 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (7.14%) CSS3
14 5 (5.95%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (5.95%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
1 1 (1.19%) DTV
1 1 (1.19%) Economics
1 1 (1.19%) Derivative
1 1 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (59.52%) MVC
2 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.24%) TDD
4 10 (11.90%) SDLC
5 8 (9.52%) MVVM
6 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.33%) Scrum
7 6 (7.14%) Web Development
8 5 (5.95%) OO
8 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.95%) Mobile Development
8 5 (5.95%) BDD
9 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.57%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.38%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 75 (89.29%) C#
2 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.38%) SQL
4 11 (13.10%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.19%) VB
6 1 (1.19%) XAML
6 1 (1.19%) C++
6 1 (1.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (2.38%) Sybase
3 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.19%) Twitter
4 1 (1.19%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.19%) SAP
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