The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 101 80 99
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 29 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.06% 1.38% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 5.46% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 9
Average daily rate
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£351 £355 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% +18.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £317
% change year-on-year
- +2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
773 623 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.13% 25.23% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 284 189
Average daily rate £375 £370 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +18.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -10.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(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
Glasgow +3 13 £375 +4.31% 12
Edinburgh -20 11 £350 +112.12% 10
Aberdeen +10 4 £300 - 9
Renfrewshire -19 1 £456 +24.16%
West Dunbartonshire - - - -
Argyll and Bute - - - -
Fife - - - -
Dundee - - - - 1
Falkirk - - - -
.NET Framework
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.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (92.06%) C#
3 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET
4 27 (42.86%) HTML
5 25 (39.68%) SQL
5 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
5 25 (39.68%) MVC
5 25 (39.68%) jQuery
6 24 (38.10%) CSS
6 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 23 (36.51%) Windows
8 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
9 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (26.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 17 (26.98%) WCF
10 17 (26.98%) WPF
11 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 11 (17.46%) TDD
13 11 (17.46%) LINQ
14 10 (15.87%) Finance
15 8 (12.70%) Banking
15 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
15 8 (12.70%) XML
15 8 (12.70%) MVVM
16 7 (11.11%) HTML5
16 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (11.11%) Workflow
16 7 (11.11%) WinForms

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 2 (3.17%) Intranet
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.59%) SQLite
7 1 (1.59%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.76%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (3.17%) NetAdvantage
4 2 (3.17%) NUnit
4 2 (3.17%) NCrunch
5 1 (1.59%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.59%) MSI
5 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.59%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.59%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (93.65%) Developer
2 33 (52.38%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.46%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.70%) WPF Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (1.59%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (1.59%) .NET Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET
3 27 (42.86%) HTML
4 25 (39.68%) jQuery
5 24 (38.10%) CSS
6 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (26.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 17 (26.98%) WCF
7 17 (26.98%) WPF
8 11 (17.46%) LINQ
9 8 (12.70%) XML
10 7 (11.11%) WinForms
10 7 (11.11%) HTML5
10 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (9.52%) CSS3
11 6 (9.52%) NHibernate
12 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (7.94%) Ajax
13 4 (6.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) MVC
2 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.46%) TDD
4 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
4 8 (12.70%) MVVM
5 7 (11.11%) Workflow
6 6 (9.52%) OO
6 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.76%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.76%) Web Development
8 2 (3.17%) Content Management
8 2 (3.17%) Project Management
8 2 (3.17%) OOD
8 2 (3.17%) OOP
8 2 (3.17%) Use Case
8 2 (3.17%) BDD
9 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (92.06%) C#
2 25 (39.68%) SQL
3 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (3.17%) Java
7 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) REXX
8 1 (1.59%) Tcl
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Twitter
4 2 (3.17%) Red Gate
4 2 (3.17%) Sybase
4 2 (3.17%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Meridio
5 1 (1.59%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) CA
5 1 (1.59%) Symantec
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