Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 2019 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
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 36 23
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 +16
Contract jobs citing .NET 146 117 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.01% 4.16% 6.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.40% 17.81% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 78 81
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.52% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £263
90th Percentile £564 £466 £489
Scotland median daily rate £375 £382 £350
% change year-on-year -1.70% +9.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.25 £60.00 £17.32
% change year-on-year -41.25% +246.42% -46.71%

.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 624 657 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 25.68% 23.37% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 395 370
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £262
90th Percentile £575 £547 £500
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.75% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -32.69% +160.00%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £43.77
90th Percentile £45.00 £35.00 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £24.25 £47.23
% change year-on-year +54.64% -48.66% +98.86%

.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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 2019, 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.

1 109 (74.66%) C#
2 76 (52.05%) SQL
3 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (38.36%) SQL Server
5 45 (30.82%) JavaScript
6 43 (29.45%) ASP.NET
7 40 (27.40%) Finance
8 39 (26.71%) MVC
9 35 (23.97%) Java
10 33 (22.60%) Visual Studio
11 31 (21.23%) HTML
11 31 (21.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (20.55%) Git (software)
13 29 (19.86%) Software Engineering
14 27 (18.49%) .NET Framework
15 26 (17.81%) CSS
16 24 (16.44%) AngularJS
17 23 (15.75%) SOAP
17 23 (15.75%) Windows
18 22 (15.07%) Degree
19 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (14.38%) Oracle
20 20 (13.70%) RESTful
21 17 (11.64%) NetBeans
21 17 (11.64%) GIS
21 17 (11.64%) Swing
21 17 (11.64%) C++
21 17 (11.64%) SOA
21 17 (11.64%) Microsoft
21 17 (11.64%) Entity Framework

.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 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.42%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.05%) Confluence
3 3 (2.05%) IIS
4 2 (1.37%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.42%) PaaS
4 4 (2.74%) Office 365
5 3 (2.05%) Datadog
5 3 (2.05%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.05%) SaaS
6 2 (1.37%) NuGet
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.68%) GitHub
7 1 (0.68%) IaaS
7 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Firewall
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
1 1 (0.68%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.64%) Big Data
2 17 (11.64%) GIS
3 16 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (8.22%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.05%) Power BI
7 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.37%) MySQL
8 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.68%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (22.60%) Visual Studio
2 30 (20.55%) Git (software)
3 17 (11.64%) NetBeans
4 12 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.42%) JIRA
5 5 (3.42%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (2.74%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.05%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.05%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.05%) IBM UrbanCode
7 3 (2.05%) NUnit
7 3 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.05%) Selenium
7 3 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.05%) Zephyr
8 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.37%) Maven
8 2 (1.37%) MSTest
General
1 40 (27.40%) Finance
2 13 (8.90%) Banking
3 12 (8.22%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.79%) Marketing
5 3 (2.05%) Advertising
6 2 (1.37%) Automotive
6 2 (1.37%) Law
6 2 (1.37%) Legal
6 2 (1.37%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (57.53%) Developer
2 43 (29.45%) .NET Developer
3 33 (22.60%) C# Developer
4 23 (15.75%) Software Engineer
5 19 (13.01%) C# Software Engineer
6 18 (12.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 17 (11.64%) Java Engineer
7 17 (11.64%) Java Software Engineer
7 17 (11.64%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 17 (11.64%) Senior Java Engineer
7 17 (11.64%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 13 (8.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.85%) Software Developer
9 10 (6.85%) SQL Developer
10 9 (6.16%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (6.16%) Architect
10 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.16%) Web Developer
11 8 (5.48%) Analyst
11 8 (5.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (29.45%) ASP.NET
2 31 (21.23%) HTML
3 27 (18.49%) .NET Framework
4 26 (17.81%) CSS
5 24 (16.44%) AngularJS
6 23 (15.75%) SOAP
7 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (13.70%) RESTful
9 17 (11.64%) Entity Framework
9 17 (11.64%) Swing
9 17 (11.64%) WPF
10 15 (10.27%) jQuery
11 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (8.22%) HTML5
13 10 (6.85%) .NET Core
14 9 (6.16%) CSS3
14 9 (6.16%) JSON
15 6 (4.11%) React
15 6 (4.11%) XML
16 5 (3.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.64%) Robotics
2 11 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.42%) Fintech
3 5 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.37%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.75%) Windows
2 5 (3.42%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.05%) Android
4 3 (2.05%) Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.71%) MVC
3 29 (19.86%) Software Engineering
4 17 (11.64%) Innovative Thinking
4 17 (11.64%) SOA
4 17 (11.64%) Software Testing
5 14 (9.59%) Scrum
6 13 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (8.90%) DevOps
6 13 (8.90%) Web Development
7 12 (8.22%) ERP
7 12 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (7.53%) SDLC
9 9 (6.16%) TDD
10 8 (5.48%) CRM
11 7 (4.79%) BDD
11 7 (4.79%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (4.11%) API Development
12 6 (4.11%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 109 (74.66%) C#
2 76 (52.05%) SQL
3 45 (30.82%) JavaScript
4 35 (23.97%) Java
5 17 (11.64%) C++
6 8 (5.48%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.48%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.05%) C
8 3 (2.05%) Python
8 3 (2.05%) VB
9 2 (1.37%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.68%) Delphi
10 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (15.07%) Degree
2 17 (11.64%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.37%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.48%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.42%) Ansible
3 3 (2.05%) Nagios
3 3 (2.05%) Puppet
4 2 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Oracle
2 17 (11.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.22%) Epicor
4 3 (2.05%) Ab Initio
4 3 (2.05%) AppDynamics
4 3 (2.05%) Micro Focus
4 3 (2.05%) New Relic
4 3 (2.05%) Splunk
4 3 (2.05%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.37%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.37%) Telerik
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) Informatica
6 1 (0.68%) RedGate
6 1 (0.68%) Sybase
6 1 (0.68%) UiPath
6 1 (0.68%) YouTube