The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank - 13 10
Contract jobs citing .NET 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 7.84% 8.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 38.10% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 3
Median daily rate - £308 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.33%
.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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 46.67% 20.59% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 8
Median daily rate £378 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.84% -16.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian