The first table below looks at the demand for the C# .NET Developer 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 C# .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# .NET Developer
Rank 115 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 12 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.89% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.95% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +19.64%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2546 2309 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.28% 93.90% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1333 1120 1127
Average daily rate £373 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 80 109
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £31.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C# .NET Developer
UK

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the Scotland region.

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

C# .NET Developer
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 C# .NET Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 6 £313 -26.47% 2
Aberdeen +9 2 £325 +8.33%
Dundee - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 3
C# .NET Developer
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C# .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited C# .NET Developer 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 C# .NET Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (40.00%) MVC
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) WPF
5 9 (30.00%) Oracle
5 9 (30.00%) WCF
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (26.67%) HTML
6 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
7 7 (23.33%) WinForms
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) Java
10 4 (13.33%) OO
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (10.00%) CSS3
11 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (10.00%) jQuery
11 3 (10.00%) Web Development
11 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (10.00%) Degree
11 3 (10.00%) HTML5
11 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
11 3 (10.00%) XML
11 3 (10.00%) T-SQL

C# .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited C# .NET Developer 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 C# .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) NetAdvantage
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (36.67%) WPF
4 9 (30.00%) WCF
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) WinForms
7 3 (10.00%) CSS3
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (10.00%) jQuery
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) XML
8 2 (6.67%) Web Services
8 2 (6.67%) XSLT
8 2 (6.67%) MonoRail
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.33%) JPA
9 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (16.67%) TDD
3 4 (13.33%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) OOP
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
5 2 (6.67%) BDD
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Infragistics
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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