The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 8 37 21
Rank change year-on-year +29 -16  
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 28.00% 4.14% 5.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 95.45% 23.08% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 5
Median daily rate £335 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.68% -28.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £329 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

.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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 22 26 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 29.33% 17.93% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 10
Median daily rate £338 £321 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% -23.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Renfrewshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Renfrewshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Renfrewshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +26 20 £338 +5.46%
.NET
Scotland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 23 (95.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server
3 21 (87.50%) IIS
3 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (87.50%) XAML
3 21 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
5 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
6 16 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (66.67%) Puppet
6 16 (66.67%) Open Source
6 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (8.33%) vSphere
8 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (8.33%) XSD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 21 (87.50%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) PowerShell Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Windows Server
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (66.67%) Open Source
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) OO
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 21 (87.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) VMware