Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 4.62% 11.45% 9.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 88.24% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Aberdeen median daily rate - £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.67% -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.21% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 - £41.25

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 7 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 10.77% 12.98% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 19
Aberdeen median daily rate £319 £400 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.31% +35.59% -34.44%
10th Percentile £212 £280 £275
90th Percentile £421 £438 £380
Scotland median daily rate £415 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £38.75 £24.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +61.46% -43.53% +5.25%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Aberdeen

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Aberdeen

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for .NET.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft