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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 83 67 93
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 47 56 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.84% 2.07% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.51% 8.74% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 47 7
Average daily rate £334 £335 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.37% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.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
626 641 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.54% 23.75% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 373 306
Average daily rate £363 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Average hourly rate £23.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £45.25 £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Edinburgh -19 22 £400 - 1
Glasgow +2 14 £334 +2.69% 5
Renfrewshire - 8 £320 - 1
North Lanarkshire +2 1 £275 -
Fife - 1 - -
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (88.42%) SQL Server
3 72 (75.79%) ASP.NET
3 72 (75.79%) C#
4 69 (72.63%) MVC
5 54 (56.84%) CSS
5 54 (56.84%) Entity Framework
6 45 (47.37%) HTML
7 40 (42.11%) JavaScript
8 38 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
10 35 (36.84%) AngularJS
11 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (30.53%) jQuery
12 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (29.47%) SQL
14 22 (23.16%) T-SQL
15 20 (21.05%) Visual Studio
16 19 (20.00%) Scrum
16 19 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (18.95%) HTML5
17 18 (18.95%) CSS3
18 17 (17.89%) Windows
19 16 (16.84%) Web Services
19 16 (16.84%) VB.NET
19 16 (16.84%) Windows Server
20 15 (15.79%) JSON
21 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
22 13 (13.68%) Elasticsearch
22 13 (13.68%) OO

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (13.68%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.58%) NServiceBus
3 6 (6.32%) IIS
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) Intranet
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (88.42%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.05%) dBASE
7 1 (1.05%) MySQL
7 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.63%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.37%) NUnit
3 7 (7.37%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (6.32%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.16%) Moq
5 3 (3.16%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.11%) git-flow
6 2 (2.11%) Selenium
6 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.11%) WatiN
7 1 (1.05%) JIRA
7 1 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.05%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (5.26%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Publishing
3 3 (3.16%) Automotive
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Games
4 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (77.89%) Developer
2 62 (65.26%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 19 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 15 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 14 (14.74%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (12.63%) SharePoint Engineer
8 10 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
9 8 (8.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.37%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
11 6 (6.32%) SQL Developer
12 5 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (4.21%) C# Web Developer
13 4 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (4.21%) Senior Web Developer
13 4 (4.21%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (75.79%) ASP.NET
3 54 (56.84%) CSS
3 54 (56.84%) Entity Framework
4 45 (47.37%) HTML
5 38 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (36.84%) AngularJS
7 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (30.53%) jQuery
8 18 (18.95%) CSS3
8 18 (18.95%) HTML5
9 16 (16.84%) Web Services
10 15 (15.79%) JSON
11 11 (11.58%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (11.58%) LINQ
11 11 (11.58%) MSMQ
11 11 (11.58%) Razor View Engine
12 10 (10.53%) REST
12 10 (10.53%) SignalR
13 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) User Experience
2 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.16%) VLE
5 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.89%) Windows
2 16 (16.84%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (72.63%) MVC
2 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.00%) Scrum
4 13 (13.68%) OO
4 13 (13.68%) TDD
5 11 (11.58%) Content Management
6 10 (10.53%) Front End Development
6 10 (10.53%) Investment Management
7 8 (8.42%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.37%) SDLC
8 7 (7.37%) Validation
9 6 (6.32%) OOP
9 6 (6.32%) SOLID
9 6 (6.32%) Web Development
10 5 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (5.26%) Secure Coding
10 5 (5.26%) Workflow
11 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (75.79%) C#
2 40 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 28 (29.47%) SQL
4 22 (23.16%) T-SQL
5 16 (16.84%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.05%) VB
7 1 (1.05%) VB6
7 1 (1.05%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 11 (11.58%) MCP
2 11 (11.58%) MCTS
3 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) MCSD
5 1 (1.05%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
3 1 (1.05%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.05%) HP
3 1 (1.05%) Nintex
3 1 (1.05%) Telerik
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