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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 91 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 38 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.38% 1.36% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.90% 6.04% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £394 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.94
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.84%
.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
776 563 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.26% 22.53% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 266 194
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 15
Average hourly rate £42.25 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £24.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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
Glasgow -5 16 £375 +20.00% 14
Aberdeen +9 9 £300 -4.00% 9
Edinburgh -16 9 £331 +50.56% 9
Dundee - - - -
Fife - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 1
West Dunbartonshire - - - -
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (93.85%) C#
3 30 (46.15%) SQL
4 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET
5 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
6 24 (36.92%) Windows
6 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
6 24 (36.92%) MVC
7 23 (35.38%) HTML
8 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
9 20 (30.77%) CSS
9 20 (30.77%) jQuery
10 19 (29.23%) Visual Studio
11 18 (27.69%) WPF
12 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (24.62%) WCF
14 15 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 14 (21.54%) LINQ
16 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (18.46%) XML
17 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
18 10 (15.38%) Banking
18 10 (15.38%) MVVM
19 9 (13.85%) WinForms
20 8 (12.31%) UNIX
20 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
21 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
21 7 (10.77%) Finance
21 7 (10.77%) TDD
21 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) FTP
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.62%) IDOL
6 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.08%) NCrunch
3 2 (3.08%) NUnit
3 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.54%) MSI
4 1 (1.54%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.54%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) NetAdvantage
4 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (15.38%) Banking
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 30 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.85%) WPF Developer
5 5 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Specialist
8 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.54%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.54%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (1.54%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.54%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (1.54%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (1.54%) .NET Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET
3 23 (35.38%) HTML
4 20 (30.77%) CSS
4 20 (30.77%) jQuery
5 18 (27.69%) WPF
6 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (24.62%) WCF
8 15 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 14 (21.54%) LINQ
10 12 (18.46%) XML
11 9 (13.85%) WinForms
12 6 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (9.23%) Ajax
12 6 (9.23%) XSLT
13 5 (7.69%) STL
13 5 (7.69%) Web Services
13 5 (7.69%) ATL
13 5 (7.69%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.08%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.54%) NHS
3 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.54%) RIA
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) MVC
2 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
4 10 (15.38%) MVVM
5 7 (10.77%) TDD
6 6 (9.23%) Workflow
6 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.15%) OO
7 4 (6.15%) SOA
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.08%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.08%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.08%) OOP
10 1 (1.54%) ITIL
10 1 (1.54%) OOD
10 1 (1.54%) Project Management
10 1 (1.54%) Web Development
10 1 (1.54%) Wealth Management
10 1 (1.54%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (93.85%) C#
2 30 (46.15%) SQL
3 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.69%) C++
7 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.15%) Java
8 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
9 1 (1.54%) VB
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.54%) Python
9 1 (1.54%) REXX
9 1 (1.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
1 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.54%) WSUS
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Meridio
3 3 (4.62%) Twitter
4 2 (3.08%) Red Gate
4 2 (3.08%) Sybase
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) CA
5 1 (1.54%) Symantec
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.54%) DevExpress
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