The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 67 81 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 56 62 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.55% 1.92% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 2.02% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 31 57
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.25 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
.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
2069 3073 2628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.17% 95.17% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1588 1414
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 61 66
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 25 September 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 24 £320 +4.06% 15
Edinburgh +12 20 £388 +18.05% 7
Aberdeen - 3 £165 -
Highlands - 3 £275 -
Scottish Borders - 2 £371 -
Dundee 0 1 £275 -8.33%
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (90.80%) C#
3 51 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 50 (57.47%) SQL Server
5 46 (52.87%) JavaScript
6 41 (47.13%) MVC
7 40 (45.98%) HTML
8 36 (41.38%) CSS
9 34 (39.08%) SQL
10 30 (34.48%) AngularJS
11 28 (32.18%) .NET Framework
12 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (29.89%) jQuery
14 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (18.39%) HTML5
16 15 (17.24%) Web Development
17 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (14.94%) CSS3
18 13 (14.94%) T-SQL
19 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
19 12 (13.79%) Entity Framework
20 10 (11.49%) OO
21 9 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
22 8 (9.20%) Front End Development
22 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
22 8 (9.20%) Scrum
22 8 (9.20%) WCF
23 7 (8.05%) Ajax
24 6 (6.90%) Test Scripting

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.75%) CMS
2 4 (4.60%) IIS
3 3 (3.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) FTP
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (57.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.15%) GIS
7 1 (1.15%) MS Access
7 1 (1.15%) MySQL
7 1 (1.15%) Power BI
7 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.15%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.15%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.45%) JIRA
3 3 (3.45%) StyleCop
3 3 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.45%) YouTrack
4 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (4.60%) Finance
1 4 (4.60%) Manufacturing
1 4 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.30%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 40 (45.98%) HTML
4 36 (41.38%) CSS
5 30 (34.48%) AngularJS
6 28 (32.18%) .NET Framework
7 26 (29.89%) jQuery
8 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (18.39%) HTML5
10 13 (14.94%) CSS3
11 12 (13.79%) Entity Framework
12 9 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (9.20%) WCF
14 7 (8.05%) Ajax
15 5 (5.75%) LINQ
15 5 (5.75%) RESTful
16 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (4.60%) NHibernate
16 4 (4.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) LIMS
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.45%) Data Integration
2 3 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.15%) Physics
4 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.15%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) Android
3 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.13%) MVC
2 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.24%) Web Development
4 10 (11.49%) OO
5 8 (9.20%) Front End Development
5 8 (9.20%) Scrum
6 6 (6.90%) CRM
6 6 (6.90%) RAD
6 6 (6.90%) SDLC
6 6 (6.90%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.75%) Information Management
7 5 (5.75%) System Testing
7 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.75%) Web Application Development
8 4 (4.60%) Database Tuning
8 4 (4.60%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.60%) TDD
8 4 (4.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 79 (90.80%) C#
2 46 (52.87%) JavaScript
3 34 (39.08%) SQL
4 13 (14.94%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.45%) VB
5 3 (3.45%) VBA
6 2 (2.30%) Java
6 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.15%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) Delphi
7 1 (1.15%) Python
7 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.15%) VB6
7 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.30%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.15%) Basel III
3 1 (1.15%) GMP
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) Telerik
3 3 (3.45%) Twitter
4 2 (2.30%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.30%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.15%) ILOG
5 1 (1.15%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (1.15%) Perforce
5 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
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