Period
to 29 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 29 March 2020 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 32 11
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 117 95 136
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.30% 6.32% 10.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.79% 17.76% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 77 103
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £324 £313 £303
90th Percentile £626 £458 £467
Scotland median daily rate £425 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -50.00% +246.42%

.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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 368 535 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.39% 35.60% 33.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 350 288
Median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.45% +8.39%
10th Percentile £341 £313 £301
90th Percentile £588 £563 £475
Scotland median daily rate £438 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +7.36% +1.88% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -59.18% +112.18%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +159.26% -74.04%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Glasgow

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for .NET in Glasgow

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET in Glasgow over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for .NET in Glasgow

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for .NET in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for .NET.

1 75 (64.10%) Azure
2 67 (57.26%) C#
3 41 (35.04%) SQL
4 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
5 37 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 30 (25.64%) .NET Core
7 22 (18.80%) MVC
8 21 (17.95%) ASP.NET
8 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
8 21 (17.95%) .NET Framework
9 20 (17.09%) Java
10 19 (16.24%) PaaS
11 18 (15.38%) DevOps
11 18 (15.38%) Public Sector
12 16 (13.68%) Microservices
12 16 (13.68%) HTML
13 15 (12.82%) CSS
14 14 (11.97%) Linux
15 13 (11.11%) T-SQL
15 13 (11.11%) AngularJS
15 13 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (10.26%) AWS
16 12 (10.26%) Configuration Management
16 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
16 12 (10.26%) Web Development
17 11 (9.40%) HTTP
17 11 (9.40%) SSL
17 11 (9.40%) J2EE

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (6.84%) IIS
2 7 (5.98%) Apache
2 7 (5.98%) Jetty
2 7 (5.98%) Mongrel
2 7 (5.98%) nginx
2 7 (5.98%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.98%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.71%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (64.10%) Azure
2 19 (16.24%) PaaS
3 13 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (10.26%) AWS
5 11 (9.40%) IaaS
6 8 (6.84%) GCP
7 7 (5.98%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (5.98%) Google App Engine
8 5 (4.27%) Azure Functions
8 5 (4.27%) Serverless
9 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.40%) HTTP
2 11 (9.40%) SSL
3 7 (5.98%) DHCP
3 7 (5.98%) DNS
3 7 (5.98%) FTP
3 7 (5.98%) IPsec
4 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.40%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.69%) OLTP
4 7 (5.98%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.85%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Git (software)
1 10 (8.55%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.98%) Travis CI
3 4 (3.42%) NUnit
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.71%) Moq
5 2 (1.71%) Selenium
5 2 (1.71%) Subversion
5 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.85%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.85%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (15.38%) Public Sector
2 6 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (1.71%) Electronics
3 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.71%) Marketing
3 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (69.23%) Developer
2 48 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.26%) Senior Developer
4 10 (8.55%) Azure Developer
4 10 (8.55%) SQL Developer
5 9 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (6.84%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Database Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.13%) DBA
7 6 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Architect
8 5 (4.27%) React Developer
8 5 (4.27%) SQL Database Developer
9 4 (3.42%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.42%) SQL DBA
10 3 (2.56%) Consultant
10 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.64%) .NET Core
2 21 (17.95%) .NET Framework
2 21 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 16 (13.68%) HTML
4 15 (12.82%) CSS
5 13 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 11 (9.40%) J2EE
7 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.84%) RESTful
9 7 (5.98%) Servlets
10 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (5.13%) Entity Framework
10 6 (5.13%) Kendo UI
10 6 (5.13%) React
11 5 (4.27%) Apache Cordova
11 5 (4.27%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (4.27%) OpenLayers
11 5 (4.27%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET Core
12 3 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.98%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Life Science
5 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.85%) Tandem
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.97%) Linux
2 2 (1.71%) Windows
3 1 (0.85%) CentOS
3 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.80%) MVC
3 18 (15.38%) DevOps
4 16 (13.68%) Microservices
5 13 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 12 (10.26%) Web Development
7 10 (8.55%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (8.55%) TDD
8 7 (5.98%) OO
8 7 (5.98%) Open Source
8 7 (5.98%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.13%) Cross-Browser Development
9 6 (5.13%) Kanban
10 5 (4.27%) Pair Programming
10 5 (4.27%) User Stories
11 4 (3.42%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.42%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (3.42%) OOP
11 4 (3.42%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (57.26%) C#
2 41 (35.04%) SQL
3 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 20 (17.09%) Java
5 13 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.27%) Java 8
7 3 (2.56%) C++
7 3 (2.56%) PHP
7 3 (2.56%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.71%) Python
8 2 (1.71%) VB
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) VB6
9 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (5.98%) Xen
2 2 (1.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) Ansible
2 7 (5.98%) Puppet
3 5 (4.27%) Consul
4 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.84%) Google
2 8 (6.84%) VMware
3 2 (1.71%) SAP
4 1 (0.85%) IFS
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle
4 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.85%) TIBCO