The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 15.89% - 7.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.64% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Average daily rate
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£375 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
.NET
Scotland

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 Stirling region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 41.12% 20.93% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 20
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing .NET 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.

1 22 (84.62%) Java
1 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) UML
4 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
5 8 (30.77%) Data Management
5 8 (30.77%) Banking
5 8 (30.77%) Control-M
5 8 (30.77%) MS Access
5 8 (30.77%) Data Integration
6 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
6 5 (19.23%) GoldenSource
6 5 (19.23%) VB
6 5 (19.23%) Markit EDM
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) C#
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
8 3 (11.54%) Sybase
8 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 2 (7.69%) JUnit
9 2 (7.69%) Reuters
9 2 (7.69%) Bloomberg
9 2 (7.69%) Subversion
9 2 (7.69%) JIRA
9 2 (7.69%) Investment Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MS Access
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JUnit
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Designer
2 12 (46.15%) Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Solutions Designer
4 6 (23.08%) Database Developer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Portal Developer
7 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.85%) WPF Developer
7 1 (3.85%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Access Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) WPF
2 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) JSF
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) JMS
2 1 (3.85%) JDBC
2 1 (3.85%) JSP
2 1 (3.85%) Servlets
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (30.77%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) UML
2 8 (30.77%) Data Management
3 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
4 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) RAD
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) Java
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) VB
4 4 (15.38%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) GoldenSource
2 3 (11.54%) Sybase
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Reuters
3 2 (7.69%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects