The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 112 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 33 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.14% 1.35% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.59% 6.57% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 14
Median daily rate £340 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.99% +21.42%
.NET Framework
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
590 594 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.43% 20.50% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 297 486
Median daily rate £350 £352 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 +11 18 £330 +1.53% 8
Edinburgh -16 13 £388 +33.62% 2
Dundee - 1 £225 -
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (79.41%) SQL Server
3 52 (76.47%) C#
4 50 (73.53%) MVC
5 49 (72.06%) ASP.NET
6 36 (52.94%) Entity Framework
7 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
8 29 (42.65%) CSS
8 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
9 27 (39.71%) HTML
10 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (26.47%) Web Development
13 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
14 14 (20.59%) Windows
14 14 (20.59%) OO
15 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (17.65%) Scrum
17 11 (16.18%) TDD
17 11 (16.18%) jQuery
17 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
18 10 (14.71%) VB.NET
18 10 (14.71%) SQL
18 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
19 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
19 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 9 (13.24%) HTML5
20 8 (11.76%) CSS3
20 8 (11.76%) Degree
20 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services

.NET Framework
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 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.29%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (8.82%) CMS
3 6 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (7.35%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (1.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (79.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) MS Access
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.47%) QGIS
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.29%) NUnit
3 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.94%) Moq
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) git-flow
5 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.47%) WatiN
General
1 2 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (1.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.47%) Automotive
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (58.82%) Developer
2 30 (44.12%) .NET Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Architect
3 13 (19.12%) C# Developer
4 11 (16.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.82%) SharePoint Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Sitecore Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.94%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (72.06%) ASP.NET
3 36 (52.94%) Entity Framework
4 29 (42.65%) CSS
5 27 (39.71%) HTML
6 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (16.18%) jQuery
10 9 (13.24%) HTML5
11 8 (11.76%) CSS3
11 8 (11.76%) Web Services
12 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (8.82%) NHibernate
14 5 (7.35%) MSMQ
14 5 (7.35%) Razor View Engine
15 4 (5.88%) WCF
16 3 (4.41%) JSON
16 3 (4.41%) LINQ
16 3 (4.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) iPad
2 5 (7.35%) User Experience
3 4 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 4 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) MVC
2 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.47%) Web Development
4 14 (20.59%) OO
5 12 (17.65%) Scrum
6 11 (16.18%) TDD
7 7 (10.29%) Content Management
7 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.29%) Migration
8 6 (8.82%) CRM
8 6 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (8.82%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.35%) Analytics
9 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.35%) Investment Management
9 5 (7.35%) SOLID
9 5 (7.35%) Time Management
9 5 (7.35%) Validation
10 4 (5.88%) ERP
10 4 (5.88%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 52 (76.47%) C#
2 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.71%) SQL
3 10 (14.71%) VB.NET
4 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) Java
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) VB6
9 1 (1.47%) C++
9 1 (1.47%) Lua
9 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.47%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) BC Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) MCP
3 7 (10.29%) MCTS
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.47%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.47%) HP
3 1 (1.47%) Nintex
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
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