Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 20 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +31 -28
Contract jobs citing .NET 149 137 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.15% 6.55% 3.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.58% 23.74% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 98 67
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.74% +12.31%
10th Percentile £325 £288 £230
90th Percentile £465 £620 £463
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £330
% change year-on-year +6.90% +9.85% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £42.50
Scotland median hourly rate £51.50 £16.61 £32.50
% change year-on-year +210.15% -48.91% -29.73%

.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 724 577 649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 25.01% 27.58% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 395 364
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -1.27% +12.14%
10th Percentile £313 £267 £265
90th Percentile £530 £533 £532
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £47.23 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.06% +64.28% -28.13%
10th Percentile £14.45 £42.16 £17.18
90th Percentile £32.72 £52.17 £40.93
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £43.39 £35.75
% change year-on-year -25.10% +21.37% -10.63%

.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 23 June 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 23 June 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 96 (64.43%) C#
2 76 (51.01%) SQL Server
3 69 (46.31%) JavaScript
4 68 (45.64%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (37.58%) ASP.NET
6 50 (33.56%) SQL
6 50 (33.56%) Microsoft
7 48 (32.21%) MVC
7 48 (32.21%) Finance
8 45 (30.20%) HTML
9 43 (28.86%) CSS
10 34 (22.82%) AngularJS
11 31 (20.81%) Scrum
11 31 (20.81%) .NET Framework
12 26 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (17.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (16.11%) Web Development
15 19 (12.75%) jQuery
15 19 (12.75%) Entity Framework
16 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (11.41%) Git (software)
17 16 (10.74%) HTML5
17 16 (10.74%) TDD
18 15 (10.07%) Web Services
19 14 (9.40%) Visual Studio
19 14 (9.40%) Java
19 14 (9.40%) Front End Development
20 13 (8.72%) RESTful
21 12 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services

.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 6 (4.03%) IIS
2 5 (3.36%) Apache
2 5 (3.36%) CMS
2 5 (3.36%) Umbraco
2 5 (3.36%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.68%) EPiServer
3 4 (2.68%) Kentico
4 2 (1.34%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.67%) Maya
1 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.68%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.68%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.36%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.01%) IaaS
4 3 (2.01%) npm
4 3 (2.01%) PaaS
5 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.67%) GitHub
5 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.03%) WEP
2 2 (1.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) ATM
3 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (51.01%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.01%) Flink
6 3 (2.01%) MySQL
7 2 (1.34%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (1.34%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.34%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (11.41%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.40%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.04%) TeamCity
4 8 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.03%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.68%) Artifactory
6 4 (2.68%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.68%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.68%) IBM UrbanCode
6 4 (2.68%) Selenium
6 4 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.01%) JIRA
8 2 (1.34%) MSTest
8 2 (1.34%) NUnit
8 2 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.34%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.34%) Subversion
9 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 48 (32.21%) Finance
2 11 (7.38%) Banking
3 7 (4.70%) Front Office
4 4 (2.68%) Legal
5 3 (2.01%) Advertising
5 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (75.17%) Developer
2 59 (39.60%) .NET Developer
3 37 (24.83%) C# Developer
4 25 (16.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (9.40%) Web Developer
6 12 (8.05%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Architect
8 10 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.37%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (4.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.70%) CRM Developer
11 7 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 7 (4.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (4.70%) WCF Developer
12 6 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (4.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (37.58%) ASP.NET
2 45 (30.20%) HTML
3 43 (28.86%) CSS
4 34 (22.82%) AngularJS
5 31 (20.81%) .NET Framework
6 26 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (17.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (12.75%) Entity Framework
7 19 (12.75%) jQuery
8 16 (10.74%) HTML5
9 15 (10.07%) Web Services
10 13 (8.72%) RESTful
11 10 (6.71%) WPF
12 8 (5.37%) React
12 8 (5.37%) SOAP
12 8 (5.37%) WCF
13 7 (4.70%) .NET Core
13 7 (4.70%) Angular 2
13 7 (4.70%) RxJS
13 7 (4.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
1 10 (6.71%) User Experience
2 5 (3.36%) Fintech
3 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.01%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.34%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.37%) Windows
2 6 (4.03%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.01%) Linux
3 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.01%) Unix
4 2 (1.34%) AIX
4 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.34%) zOS
5 1 (0.67%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.64%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.21%) MVC
3 31 (20.81%) Scrum
4 25 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (16.11%) Web Development
6 16 (10.74%) TDD
7 14 (9.40%) Front End Development
8 12 (8.05%) API Development
9 11 (7.38%) OO
10 9 (6.04%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (5.37%) CRM
11 8 (5.37%) DevOps
12 7 (4.70%) Kanban
12 7 (4.70%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.03%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (4.03%) Mathematics
14 5 (3.36%) Analytics
14 5 (3.36%) Investment Management
14 5 (3.36%) MVVM
14 5 (3.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 96 (64.43%) C#
2 69 (46.31%) JavaScript
3 50 (33.56%) SQL
4 14 (9.40%) Java
5 12 (8.05%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.71%) VB.NET
7 9 (6.04%) TypeScript
8 6 (4.03%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.36%) Python
10 4 (2.68%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.01%) Perl
11 3 (2.01%) PHP
11 3 (2.01%) Ruby
12 2 (1.34%) ES6
13 1 (0.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.70%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.36%) Puppet
2 4 (2.68%) Ansible
3 1 (0.67%) Packer
3 1 (0.67%) SCCM
3 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.67%) Terraform
3 1 (0.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 50 (33.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.05%) Oracle
3 6 (4.03%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.36%) Ab Initio
4 5 (3.36%) IBM
5 4 (2.68%) Charles River
6 3 (2.01%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.01%) CODA
6 3 (2.01%) Epicor
6 3 (2.01%) FactSet
6 3 (2.01%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.01%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.34%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.34%) SAP
7 2 (1.34%) Twitter
8 1 (0.67%) Adobe
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) HP
8 1 (0.67%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.67%) Splunk