The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Software Engineer role 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 128 116 110
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% 0.081% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.088% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£285 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £283 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.53% -10.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2634 2282 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 92.20% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1159 1080
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 81 83
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £16.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.90 £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

.NET Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Software Engineer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Software Engineer across the Scotland region.

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

.NET Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 December 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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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 - 1 £285 -
Glasgow - - - -
Dundee - - - -
.NET Software Engineer
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.NET Software Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited .NET Software Engineer in their job title 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 with .NET Software Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management

.NET Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited .NET Software Engineer in their job title 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 with .NET Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL