The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Lothian region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - 13 16
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 4.76% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.76% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £375 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +23.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian 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
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54 63 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 97.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 32
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £9.84 £13.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Lothian region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Lothian region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle