Period
to 20 September 2020

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 20 September 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 80 85
Rank change year-on-year +48 +5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 21 32 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.46% 1.49% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 1.57% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 35
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £364 £313
90th Percentile £450 £489 £420
Scotland median daily rate £401 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +3.48% +6.16% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 557 2,044 2,838
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.76% 95.07% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 1,051 1,529
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +4.43%
10th Percentile £245 £260 £260
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
Scotland median daily rate £418 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 28 50
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +14.75%
10th Percentile £12.13 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £44.15 £38.65 £43.80
Median hourly rate £19.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% -24.73%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET Developer in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET Developer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET Developer in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Edinburgh

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) C#
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle
6 7 (33.33%) Public Sector
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (28.57%) .NET Core
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Ajax
9 4 (19.05%) Web Development
9 4 (19.05%) Azure
9 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 4 (19.05%) Delphi
9 4 (19.05%) HTML
9 4 (19.05%) IIS
9 4 (19.05%) CSS
9 4 (19.05%) MVC
9 4 (19.05%) Windows
10 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (14.29%) OWASP
10 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 3 (14.29%) VMware
10 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 3 (14.29%) NCSC
11 2 (9.52%) Case Management

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Core
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (23.81%) Ajax
5 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.52%) COM+
7 2 (9.52%) WinForms
8 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.76%) Node.js
8 1 (4.76%) React
8 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) OWASP
4 2 (9.52%) Case Management
4 2 (9.52%) Microservices
5 1 (4.76%) API Development
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Diagram
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Sprint Planning
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Delphi
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) VB
5 2 (9.52%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) COBOL
6 1 (4.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) NCSC
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Micro Focus
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com