Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 20 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 Framework
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 91 106
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15 -19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 25 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.86% 1.71% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 6.38% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 25
Edinburgh median daily rate £380 £381 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.33% +15.01% -17.13%
10th Percentile £321 £294 £252
90th Percentile £425 £444 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £336 £331
% change year-on-year +11.52% +1.66% -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £46.13 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £46.13 -

.NET Framework 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 720 564 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.74% 26.77% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 335 356
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £265 £265 £270
90th Percentile £538 £488 £513
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £49.63 £32.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +51.80% -18.28%
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (76.00%) MVC
4 17 (68.00%) C#
5 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (52.00%) XML
6 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (52.00%) Entity Framework
7 12 (48.00%) HTML
8 11 (44.00%) CSS
8 11 (44.00%) Web Development
8 11 (44.00%) SDLC
9 10 (40.00%) .NET Core
9 10 (40.00%) JSON
9 10 (40.00%) SignalR
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (36.00%) QA
10 9 (36.00%) Use Case
10 9 (36.00%) N-Tier
11 8 (32.00%) SOAP
11 8 (32.00%) SQL
11 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
12 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (28.00%) Redis
12 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (28.00%) SOA
12 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET Framework
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 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) IaaS
2 5 (20.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Redis
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) NUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Redmine
3 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Development Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Development Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (52.00%) Entity Framework
2 13 (52.00%) XML
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) CSS
5 10 (40.00%) .NET Core
5 10 (40.00%) JSON
5 10 (40.00%) SignalR
6 8 (32.00%) SOAP
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (20.00%) NHibernate
9 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (16.00%) jQuery
10 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (16.00%) LESS
10 4 (16.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Blog
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) MVC
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) SDLC
3 11 (44.00%) Web Development
4 9 (36.00%) Use Case
5 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (28.00%) SOA
6 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 5 (20.00%) Microservices
8 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
9 4 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (16.00%) OOD
9 4 (16.00%) OOP
9 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (16.00%) TDD
9 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) ES6
6 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.00%) XPath
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) MCSD
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Avaya