Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 August 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 > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 22 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 -16
Contract jobs citing .NET 169 141 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.75% 5.96% 3.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.86% 23.74% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 89 73
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +9.23%
10th Percentile £325 £288 £241
90th Percentile £525 £620 £456
Scotland median daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +10.34% +11.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £47.25
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 - £42.50

.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 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 810 594 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.58% 25.12% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 375 339
Edinburgh median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
Scotland median daily rate £401 £375 £353
% change year-on-year +6.80% +6.23% -5.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £43.39 £44.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.64% -3.31% +12.19%
10th Percentile £14.45 £40.32 £22.53
90th Percentile £32.72 £49.70 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Edinburgh

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Edinburgh

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Edinburgh

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for .NET.

1 100 (59.17%) C#
2 88 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (46.75%) SQL Server
4 77 (45.56%) JavaScript
5 66 (39.05%) SQL
6 60 (35.50%) ASP.NET
7 52 (30.77%) HTML
7 52 (30.77%) Finance
8 51 (30.18%) CSS
9 43 (25.44%) Microsoft
10 41 (24.26%) MVC
10 41 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (22.49%) .NET Framework
11 38 (22.49%) AngularJS
12 32 (18.93%) Java
13 29 (17.16%) Web Development
13 29 (17.16%) jQuery
13 29 (17.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (16.57%) Scrum
15 27 (15.98%) HTML5
16 24 (14.20%) Oracle
16 24 (14.20%) Visual Studio
17 22 (13.02%) XML
18 21 (12.43%) Banking
19 20 (11.83%) Git (software)
19 20 (11.83%) React
20 19 (11.24%) TypeScript
20 19 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
20 19 (11.24%) TDD
21 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET
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 13 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (4.73%) Apache
4 7 (4.14%) IIS
5 6 (3.55%) Confluence
5 6 (3.55%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.96%) CMS
6 5 (2.96%) EPiServer
6 5 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.37%) Kentico
8 3 (1.78%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.59%) JBoss
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.59%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.59%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.59%) Maya
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (3.55%) Markit EDM
1 6 (3.55%) thinkFolio
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (7.69%) Office 365
2 12 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.96%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.37%) npm
5 3 (1.78%) IaaS
5 3 (1.78%) PaaS
6 2 (1.18%) Heroku
6 2 (1.18%) SaaS
6 2 (1.18%) Yarn
7 1 (0.59%) Datadog
7 1 (0.59%) GitHub
7 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.37%) Internet
1 4 (2.37%) WEP
2 2 (1.18%) Intranet
3 1 (0.59%) Firewall
3 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (46.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.06%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.55%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.78%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (1.78%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.78%) Flink
7 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.78%) MySQL
7 3 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.59%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.59%) Power BI
9 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 24 (14.20%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.83%) Git (software)
3 19 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (7.10%) NUnit
5 10 (5.92%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.73%) Artifactory
6 8 (4.73%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.55%) Jasmine
7 6 (3.55%) JIRA
7 6 (3.55%) Maven
8 5 (2.96%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.96%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.96%) Eclipse RCP
8 5 (2.96%) Gradle
8 5 (2.96%) IBM UrbanCode
8 5 (2.96%) Selenium
8 5 (2.96%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.78%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 52 (30.77%) Finance
2 21 (12.43%) Banking
3 7 (4.14%) Front Office
4 4 (2.37%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.37%) Legal
4 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.37%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Advertising
6 2 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 122 (72.19%) Developer
2 51 (30.18%) .NET Developer
3 31 (18.34%) C# Developer
4 24 (14.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (11.24%) Web Developer
6 13 (7.69%) Architect
6 13 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.10%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (6.51%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (5.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.33%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.73%) UI Developer
12 7 (4.14%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.55%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (3.55%) Java Developer
13 6 (3.55%) React Developer
13 6 (3.55%) WCF Developer
14 5 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 5 (2.96%) C# WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (35.50%) ASP.NET
2 52 (30.77%) HTML
3 51 (30.18%) CSS
4 38 (22.49%) .NET Framework
4 38 (22.49%) AngularJS
5 29 (17.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (17.16%) jQuery
6 27 (15.98%) HTML5
7 22 (13.02%) XML
8 20 (11.83%) React
9 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (9.47%) CSS3
11 15 (8.88%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (8.28%) Entity Framework
13 13 (7.69%) Web Services
14 12 (7.10%) WPF
15 8 (4.73%) Node.js
16 7 (4.14%) RxJS
17 6 (3.55%) Kafka
17 6 (3.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) User Experience
2 6 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.96%) Fintech
4 4 (2.37%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.59%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.47%) Windows
2 10 (5.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.96%) Unix
4 4 (2.37%) Linux
4 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.37%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
2 41 (24.26%) MVC
3 29 (17.16%) Web Development
4 28 (16.57%) Scrum
5 19 (11.24%) TDD
6 14 (8.28%) SDLC
7 12 (7.10%) OO
8 11 (6.51%) API Development
8 11 (6.51%) Test Automation
9 10 (5.92%) Analytics
9 10 (5.92%) ETL
9 10 (5.92%) Front End Development
10 9 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.33%) DevOps
10 9 (5.33%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.73%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (4.14%) Data Analytics
12 7 (4.14%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (59.17%) C#
2 77 (45.56%) JavaScript
3 66 (39.05%) SQL
4 32 (18.93%) Java
5 19 (11.24%) TypeScript
6 17 (10.06%) PowerShell
7 14 (8.28%) VB.NET
8 12 (7.10%) T-SQL
9 11 (6.51%) Python
10 6 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.96%) PHP
11 5 (2.96%) Ruby
11 5 (2.96%) XAML
12 4 (2.37%) C++
13 3 (1.78%) ES6
13 3 (1.78%) Perl
14 2 (1.18%) Scala
15 1 (0.59%) VB
15 1 (0.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (2.37%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.33%) Puppet
2 5 (2.96%) Ansible
2 5 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.37%) Packer
3 4 (2.37%) SCCM
3 4 (2.37%) Terraform
4 1 (0.59%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.59%) Nagios
4 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.59%) WMI
Vendors
1 43 (25.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.20%) Oracle
3 6 (3.55%) IBM
4 5 (2.96%) Ab Initio
4 5 (2.96%) Bloomberg
4 5 (2.96%) Charles River
4 5 (2.96%) CODA
4 5 (2.96%) Informatica
4 5 (2.96%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.96%) Talend
5 4 (2.37%) Vermilion
6 3 (1.78%) Epicor
6 3 (1.78%) FactSet
6 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.18%) Google
7 2 (1.18%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.18%) SAP
7 2 (1.18%) Splunk
7 2 (1.18%) Twitter
7 2 (1.18%) Xamarin