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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 117 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 33 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% 0.88% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 4.19% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 16
Median daily rate £315 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £280 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £368 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £42.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.52% +26.86%
.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
667 620 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.67% 20.98% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 291 473
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 6
Median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

.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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +10 15 £330 +5.60% 8
Edinburgh -6 15 £225 -30.76% 4
Dundee - 2 £225 -
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (87.72%) C#
3 45 (78.95%) MVC
4 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
5 42 (73.68%) SQL Server
6 30 (52.63%) Entity Framework
7 24 (42.11%) HTML
7 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
8 23 (40.35%) CSS
9 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
10 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (28.07%) Web Development
12 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
13 12 (21.05%) OO
14 11 (19.30%) SQL
15 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
16 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
16 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
16 9 (15.79%) TDD
16 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
17 8 (14.04%) BC Cleared
17 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (14.04%) Windows
17 8 (14.04%) Web Services
17 8 (14.04%) Scrum
18 7 (12.28%) Java
19 6 (10.53%) CRM

.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 6 (10.53%) CMS
1 6 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.51%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.51%) QGIS
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) MS Access
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.53%) NUnit
3 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.51%) Moq
5 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.75%) WatiN
General
1 2 (3.51%) Advertising
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
1 2 (3.51%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Automotive
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Architect
4 11 (19.30%) C# Developer
5 9 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Technical Architect
7 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Sitecore Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Junior
10 3 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
11 2 (3.51%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.51%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (1.75%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
3 30 (52.63%) Entity Framework
4 24 (42.11%) HTML
5 23 (40.35%) CSS
6 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (14.04%) Web Services
9 6 (10.53%) HTML5
9 6 (10.53%) NHibernate
9 6 (10.53%) WCF
10 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (8.77%) CSS3
11 4 (7.02%) jQuery
11 4 (7.02%) WPF
12 3 (5.26%) JSON
12 3 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (5.26%) LINQ
13 2 (3.51%) REST
13 2 (3.51%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) iPad
3 4 (7.02%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.51%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.51%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Android
2 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (78.95%) MVC
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) Web Development
4 12 (21.05%) OO
5 9 (15.79%) TDD
6 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.04%) Scrum
7 6 (10.53%) CRM
7 6 (10.53%) Migration
8 5 (8.77%) Analytics
8 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.77%) Time Management
9 4 (7.02%) ERP
9 4 (7.02%) Investment Management
9 4 (7.02%) OOD
9 4 (7.02%) Web Application Development
10 3 (5.26%) Refactoring
10 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.51%) Kanban
11 2 (3.51%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 50 (87.72%) C#
2 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 7 (12.28%) Java
6 4 (7.02%) PHP
6 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.26%) VB
8 2 (3.51%) C++
8 2 (3.51%) Lua
8 2 (3.51%) Python
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.75%) VB6
9 1 (1.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) BC Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) MCTS
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Nintex
5 1 (1.75%) Xamarin