The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior .NET Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 97 89
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.84% 0.074% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.078% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £380 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £344
% change year-on-year +3.00% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1147 1286 1377
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.22% 95.47% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 707 733
Median daily rate £375 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 22
Median hourly rate £15.86 £29.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +45.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in Edinburgh

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in Edinburgh

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior .NET Developer in Edinburgh

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in Edinburgh

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (50.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) QA
6 4 (40.00%) Use Case
6 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
7 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
7 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) SOA
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Microservices
7 3 (30.00%) SignalR
7 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (20.00%) PaaS
8 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
8 2 (20.00%) Redis
8 2 (20.00%) AngularJS

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
5 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) SignalR
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 1 (10.00%) API Integration
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya