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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 77 94 97
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 44 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.60% 1.06% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.21% 3.80% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 13 12
Average daily rate
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£342 £313 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
.NET Framework
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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
610 684 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.17% 27.94% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 370 328
Average daily rate £375 £323 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

.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 3 March 2015.

.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 3 March 2015. 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
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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 +16 26 £388 +10.71% 5
Glasgow 0 16 £325 +10.16% 11
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
.NET Framework
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.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 88 (84.62%) C#
3 82 (78.85%) SQL Server
4 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET
5 53 (50.96%) JavaScript
6 50 (48.08%) MVC
7 42 (40.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (36.54%) SQL
9 38 (36.54%) CSS
10 36 (34.62%) HTML
11 35 (33.65%) Microsoft
12 33 (31.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (26.92%) T-SQL
14 26 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (24.04%) jQuery
16 22 (21.15%) Windows
17 21 (20.19%) Visual Studio
17 21 (20.19%) SharePoint
18 20 (19.23%) Finance
19 17 (16.35%) VBScript
20 15 (14.42%) OO
21 13 (12.50%) XML
22 11 (10.58%) Ajax
23 10 (9.62%) NHibernate
23 10 (9.62%) VBA
23 10 (9.62%) Web Services
23 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
23 10 (9.62%) MS Access
24 9 (8.65%) Unit Testing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 21 (20.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 6 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.85%) CMS
5 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) HTTP
2 3 (2.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) Network Security
3 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.96%) NAS
3 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (78.85%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.62%) MS Access
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) IDOL
5 2 (1.92%) MySQL
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.96%) Big Data
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 21 (20.19%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.73%) CruiseControl
3 6 (5.77%) MSBuild
3 6 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.88%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.88%) MSTest
4 3 (2.88%) Moq
4 3 (2.88%) NUnit
4 3 (2.88%) Subversion
4 3 (2.88%) Selenium
5 1 (0.96%) MSI
5 1 (0.96%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.96%) AdminStudio
General
1 20 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (2.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (87.50%) Developer
2 47 (45.19%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Software Developer
3 15 (14.42%) C# Developer
4 11 (10.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (9.62%) Web Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.77%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (2.88%) C++ Developer
8 3 (2.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (2.88%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (2.88%) Android Developer
9 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Specialist
9 2 (1.92%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (1.92%) Software Engineer
9 2 (1.92%) Programmer
9 2 (1.92%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET
3 42 (40.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 38 (36.54%) CSS
5 36 (34.62%) HTML
6 33 (31.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (24.04%) jQuery
8 13 (12.50%) XML
9 11 (10.58%) Ajax
10 10 (9.62%) NHibernate
10 10 (9.62%) Web Services
11 7 (6.73%) LINQ
11 7 (6.73%) JSON
12 6 (5.77%) XSLT
12 6 (5.77%) OAuth
12 6 (5.77%) CSS3
12 6 (5.77%) OAuth2
13 5 (4.81%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (4.81%) XHTML
14 4 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.85%) Social Network
2 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.85%) Web 2.0
3 1 (0.96%) W3C
3 1 (0.96%) Cryptography
3 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.15%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.88%) Android
3 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.08%) MVC
2 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.42%) OO
4 9 (8.65%) Unit Testing
5 8 (7.69%) Project Management
6 7 (6.73%) TDD
6 7 (6.73%) Scrum
6 7 (6.73%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.77%) Web Development
7 6 (5.77%) Performance Testing
8 5 (4.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.81%) OOD
9 4 (3.85%) Content Management
10 3 (2.88%) OOP
10 3 (2.88%) Multithreading
10 3 (2.88%) BDD
10 3 (2.88%) Android Development
11 2 (1.92%) Information Security
11 2 (1.92%) Migration
11 2 (1.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 88 (84.62%) C#
2 53 (50.96%) JavaScript
3 38 (36.54%) SQL
4 28 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 17 (16.35%) VBScript
6 10 (9.62%) VBA
7 7 (6.73%) C++
8 4 (3.85%) Java
8 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.85%) XPath
8 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.92%) C
10 1 (0.96%) Python
10 1 (0.96%) REXX
10 1 (0.96%) Tcl
10 1 (0.96%) Ruby
10 1 (0.96%) Perl
10 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) MCP
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.85%) MCTS
4 2 (1.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) SLA
1 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (0.96%) WSUS
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (33.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) Lotus
3 3 (2.88%) HP
3 3 (2.88%) Google
4 2 (1.92%) Twitter
4 2 (1.92%) Meridio
5 1 (0.96%) SAP
5 1 (0.96%) CA
5 1 (0.96%) Symantec
5 1 (0.96%) VMware
5 1 (0.96%) Telerik
5 1 (0.96%) Nintex
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