Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 21 14
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 14.29% 4.81% 9.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 80.00% 31.25% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £403 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% - -
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £330
% change year-on-year +6.90% +9.85% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £51.50 £16.61 £32.50
% change year-on-year +210.15% -48.91% -29.73%

.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 10 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 17.86% 15.38% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £415 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.28% - -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £43.39 £35.75
% change year-on-year -25.10% +21.37% -10.63%

.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 23 June 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 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Xamarin
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Telerik
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science

.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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
1 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Xamarin
3 2 (25.00%) Telerik
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle