Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 9 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 10.87% 11.34% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 83.33% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £425 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% - -
Scotland median daily rate £355 £325 £345
% change year-on-year +9.23% -5.80% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

.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 18 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 13.04% 34.02% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 5
Aberdeen median daily rate £406 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.42% -33.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £318 £275 £251
90th Percentile £447 £390 £510
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

.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 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for .NET.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (86.67%) Document Management
2 13 (86.67%) Intranet
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
5 8 (53.33%) Refactoring
6 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (26.67%) Office 365
7 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
9 1 (6.67%) Advertising
9 1 (6.67%) IIS
9 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (6.67%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) Web Services
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
9 1 (6.67%) Asset Management

.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 14 (93.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Document Management
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Refactoring
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft