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 28 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 / Renfrewshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 54 20
Rank change year-on-year +47 -34  
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 29.03% 2.67% 8.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 20.34% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
Median daily rate £412 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.11% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £339
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.12% -  

.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 9 59 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 29.03% 13.14% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 90 28
Median daily rate £412 £300 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.33% -11.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £258 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £338 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
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 Renfrewshire

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Renfrewshire

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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

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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 28 June 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 +47 9 £412 +33.11%
.NET
Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) IIS
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 30 (100.00%) XAML
1 30 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 30 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 30 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 30 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 30 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 28 (93.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 20 (66.67%) Open Source
3 20 (66.67%) Puppet
3 20 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (63.33%) SC Cleared
4 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.33%) Test Automation

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Co-occurring 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 30 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 30 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 30 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 19 (63.33%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Build Engineer
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 30 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 20 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 30 (100.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) SC Cleared
1 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft