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 3 months to 24 June 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 (dotNet)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 51 23
Rank change year-on-year +32 -28  
Contract jobs citing .NET 82 48 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.88% 3.56% 5.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.71% 15.38% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 37 54
Median daily rate £380 £325 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -1.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £197 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £39.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.84% -1.56%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 307 312 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.76% 23.16% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 172 139
Median daily rate £400 £373 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +7.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 93 (67.88%) C#
2 59 (43.07%) MVC
3 56 (40.88%) JavaScript
4 53 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (37.96%) Finance
5 52 (37.96%) ASP.NET
6 47 (34.31%) AngularJS
7 45 (32.85%) SQL
8 43 (31.39%) HTML
9 41 (29.93%) SQL Server
9 41 (29.93%) .NET Framework
10 39 (28.47%) CSS
11 31 (22.63%) Microsoft
12 28 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (20.44%) Entity Framework
13 25 (18.25%) jQuery
14 23 (16.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 22 (16.06%) EPiServer
16 21 (15.33%) Migration
16 21 (15.33%) TDD
17 20 (14.60%) Web Services
17 20 (14.60%) Java
18 19 (13.87%) PL/SQL
18 19 (13.87%) LINQ
18 19 (13.87%) Responsive Web Design
19 18 (13.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (13.14%) ASP.NET Web API
20 17 (12.41%) WPF
20 17 (12.41%) Oracle
20 17 (12.41%) Scrum

.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 22 (16.06%) EPiServer
2 11 (8.03%) CMS
3 5 (3.65%) IIS
3 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.65%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.46%) Drupal
5 2 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.46%) SAS
6 1 (0.73%) Apache
6 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.73%) Confluence
6 1 (0.73%) JBoss
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.92%) IaaS
2 4 (2.92%) PaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.73%) Firewall
1 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.92%) Big Data
2 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.46%) Redis
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.73%) MS Access
5 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (16.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (11.68%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 13 (9.49%) gulp
4 13 (9.49%) Moq
4 13 (9.49%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.92%) Subversion
6 2 (1.46%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (1.46%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.46%) Maven
6 2 (1.46%) MSTest
6 2 (1.46%) NUnit
6 2 (1.46%) Selenium
6 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.73%) JIRA
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.73%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.73%) Xcode
General
1 52 (37.96%) Finance
2 15 (10.95%) Financial Institution
3 10 (7.30%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Law
5 2 (1.46%) Games
5 2 (1.46%) Legal
5 2 (1.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (64.23%) Developer
2 42 (30.66%) .NET Developer
3 36 (26.28%) C# Developer
4 21 (15.33%) Architect
4 21 (15.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (10.95%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.30%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (7.30%) SQL Developer
7 8 (5.84%) C# WPF Developer
7 8 (5.84%) WPF Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Angular Developer
8 7 (5.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.38%) PL/SQL Developer
10 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.65%) VB Developer
10 5 (3.65%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.96%) ASP.NET
2 47 (34.31%) AngularJS
3 43 (31.39%) HTML
4 41 (29.93%) .NET Framework
5 39 (28.47%) CSS
6 28 (20.44%) Entity Framework
7 25 (18.25%) jQuery
8 20 (14.60%) Web Services
9 19 (13.87%) LINQ
10 18 (13.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (13.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (12.41%) WPF
12 16 (11.68%) XSLT
13 13 (9.49%) Modernizr
14 12 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (8.03%) React
16 10 (7.30%) HTML5
17 9 (6.57%) Ajax
18 8 (5.84%) XML
19 7 (5.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.11%) Fintech
2 7 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.92%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.19%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.19%) User Experience
6 2 (1.46%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.46%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.73%) EPoS
7 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.22%) Windows
2 6 (4.38%) Unix
3 4 (2.92%) Linux
3 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.73%) Android
6 1 (0.73%) MVS
6 1 (0.73%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.07%) MVC
2 53 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (15.33%) Migration
3 21 (15.33%) TDD
4 19 (13.87%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (12.41%) Scrum
6 16 (11.68%) Web Development
7 13 (9.49%) MVVM
8 12 (8.76%) SDLC
9 8 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.11%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.38%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.38%) CRM
11 6 (4.38%) Front End Development
11 6 (4.38%) SOA
11 6 (4.38%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.65%) Investment Management
12 5 (3.65%) OO
12 5 (3.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (2.92%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (67.88%) C#
2 56 (40.88%) JavaScript
3 45 (32.85%) SQL
4 20 (14.60%) Java
5 19 (13.87%) PL/SQL
6 10 (7.30%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.84%) VB
8 7 (5.11%) Python
9 6 (4.38%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.38%) VB6
10 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.19%) Ruby
12 2 (1.46%) Perl
12 2 (1.46%) PHP
12 2 (1.46%) VBScript
13 1 (0.73%) C
13 1 (0.73%) C++
13 1 (0.73%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (5.11%) Degree
2 6 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.65%) MCTS
4 3 (2.19%) CEH
4 3 (2.19%) CISSP
5 2 (1.46%) ISEB
6 1 (0.73%) MCSE
6 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (2.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.73%) Docker
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Ansible
1 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.46%) Puppet
1 2 (1.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.73%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (22.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.41%) Oracle
3 4 (2.92%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.19%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.19%) Splunk
4 3 (2.19%) Twitter
5 2 (1.46%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.73%) Avaya
6 1 (0.73%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.73%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.73%) Perforce
6 1 (0.73%) Sybase
6 1 (0.73%) Telerik
6 1 (0.73%) VMware
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