The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 81 63
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 27 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.22% 1.28% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 1.34% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 19
Median daily rate £375 £308 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -6.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £199 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £388 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1170 1264 1370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.30% 95.47% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 695 716
Median daily rate £375 £400 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 19
Median hourly rate £15.86 £29.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +45.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Edinburgh

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor 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 26 June 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (85.71%) C#
3 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
3 23 (54.76%) MVC
3 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
6 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 14 (33.33%) SQL
8 13 (30.95%) .NET Framework
9 11 (26.19%) HTML
10 10 (23.81%) Scrum
11 9 (21.43%) VB.NET
11 9 (21.43%) CSS
11 9 (21.43%) jQuery
11 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (19.05%) SDLC
12 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
12 8 (19.05%) Oracle
13 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
13 7 (16.67%) XML
13 7 (16.67%) Finance
13 7 (16.67%) Web Development
13 7 (16.67%) Ajax
14 6 (14.29%) Entity Framework
15 5 (11.90%) React
15 5 (11.90%) JSON
15 5 (11.90%) Banking
15 5 (11.90%) VB6

.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 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) IaaS
2 2 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Redis
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
4 13 (30.95%) .NET Framework
5 11 (26.19%) HTML
6 9 (21.43%) CSS
6 9 (21.43%) jQuery
7 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (16.67%) Ajax
8 7 (16.67%) XML
9 6 (14.29%) Entity Framework
10 5 (11.90%) .NET Core
10 5 (11.90%) COM+
10 5 (11.90%) JSON
10 5 (11.90%) React
10 5 (11.90%) SOAP
11 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
11 4 (9.52%) REST
11 4 (9.52%) WPF
12 3 (7.14%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Fintech
2 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (54.76%) MVC
2 10 (23.81%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) SDLC
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 5 (11.90%) CRM
6 4 (9.52%) MVVM
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Use Case
7 3 (7.14%) Microservices
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) Wireframes
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.38%) OO
9 1 (2.38%) OOP
9 1 (2.38%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.90%) VB
6 5 (11.90%) VB6
7 3 (7.14%) Java
7 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.38%) Avaya
3 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.38%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.38%) Perforce
3 1 (2.38%) Telerik
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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