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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 77 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 43 57 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.20% 2.00% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.90% 9.73% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 48
Median daily rate £345 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.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
544 586 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.87% 20.60% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 339 441
Median daily rate £375 £360 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% +68.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Edinburgh +11 21 £400 +6.66% 8
Glasgow -3 13 £345 +2.22% 2
Aberdeen - 4 £300 -
Fife - 2 £310 -
West Lothian - 1 £325 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (76.39%) C#
3 49 (68.06%) MVC
4 47 (65.28%) ASP.NET
5 44 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 38 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (50.00%) CSS
7 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 35 (48.61%) HTML
8 35 (48.61%) Entity Framework
9 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (36.11%) Visual Studio
10 26 (36.11%) AngularJS
11 25 (34.72%) jQuery
12 21 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (29.17%) SQL
13 19 (26.39%) TDD
13 19 (26.39%) HTML5
14 18 (25.00%) CSS3
14 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 17 (23.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (18.06%) Web Development
18 12 (16.67%) OO
19 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
19 11 (15.28%) Scrum
19 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
19 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (15.28%) RESTful
20 10 (13.89%) WCF

.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 3 (4.17%) CMS
1 3 (4.17%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (36.11%) Visual Studio
2 21 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.33%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 3 (4.17%) Moq
4 3 (4.17%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.17%) NUnit
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.17%) Selenium
4 3 (4.17%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.17%) YouTrack
5 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (86.11%) Developer
2 37 (51.39%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Senior Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
3 11 (15.28%) SQL Developer
4 9 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (8.33%) HTML Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.33%) UI Developer
8 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Automation Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior UI Developer
8 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (65.28%) ASP.NET
3 38 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (50.00%) CSS
5 35 (48.61%) Entity Framework
5 35 (48.61%) HTML
6 26 (36.11%) AngularJS
7 25 (34.72%) jQuery
8 19 (26.39%) HTML5
9 18 (25.00%) CSS3
10 17 (23.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (15.28%) RESTful
13 10 (13.89%) WCF
14 8 (11.11%) Kendo UI
14 8 (11.11%) WinForms
15 7 (9.72%) Web Services
16 4 (5.56%) NHibernate
16 4 (5.56%) WPF
17 3 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (4.17%) Linked Data
2 3 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.78%) VLE
3 2 (2.78%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) MVC
2 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.39%) TDD
4 13 (18.06%) Web Development
5 12 (16.67%) OO
6 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.28%) Scrum
7 8 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.11%) OOD
8 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 6 (8.33%) SDLC
10 5 (6.94%) Refactoring
11 4 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (5.56%) Release Management
11 4 (5.56%) Workflow
11 4 (5.56%) Workflow Management
12 3 (4.17%) Change Control
12 3 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (76.39%) C#
2 44 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.11%) VB
6 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.78%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.39%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Java
8 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.17%) MCAD
3 3 (4.17%) MCSD
3 3 (4.17%) MCTS
3 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.17%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) WCAG
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.78%) Telerik
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
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