Period
to 18 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £360 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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.

.NET Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 95 89
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 110 97 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.11% 1.95% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.04% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 66 75
Scotland median daily rate £360 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +9.23% -
10th Percentile £315 £301 £264
90th Percentile £425 £406 £425
UK median daily rate £425 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Scotland median hourly rate - - £46.13
UK median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,970 4,758 4,144
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.23% 95.58% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,707 2,696 2,421
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -1.37%
10th Percentile £224 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £534 £495
UK median daily rate £450 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 143 119
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.21 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.41% +22.48% -29.34%
10th Percentile £11.05 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Scotland

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Scotland

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Scotland

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Scotland

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -13 54 £363 +3.57% 26
Edinburgh -16 39 £358 -4.67% 21
West Lothian +12 5 £350 +8.11% 3
Dundee -6 3 £331 +15.22%
Stirling +2 1 - - 2
Midlothian - 1 £375 - 2
Aberdeen - 1 - - 2
.NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 110 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (72.73%) C#
3 62 (56.36%) MVC
4 51 (46.36%) ASP.NET
5 43 (39.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 42 (38.18%) JavaScript
7 36 (32.73%) SQL
7 36 (32.73%) .NET Framework
8 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
9 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (27.27%) HTML
11 28 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (22.73%) CSS
13 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 22 (20.00%) Entity Framework
14 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (18.18%) Finance
16 18 (16.36%) Web Development
17 17 (15.45%) AngularJS
17 17 (15.45%) Visual Studio
18 16 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
19 14 (12.73%) Web Services
20 13 (11.82%) jQuery
20 13 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
21 11 (10.00%) JSON
21 11 (10.00%) RESTful
22 9 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
22 9 (8.18%) TypeScript
23 8 (7.27%) Microservices
23 8 (7.27%) Git (software)

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (0.91%) IIS
1 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 43 (39.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.64%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Internet
1 2 (1.82%) Intranet
2 1 (0.91%) FTP
2 1 (0.91%) HTTP
2 1 (0.91%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) MySQL
2 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.91%) Power BI
5 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.64%) NUnit
5 1 (0.91%) Moq
5 1 (0.91%) MSTest
5 1 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.91%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Retail
3 2 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (46.36%) ASP.NET
3 36 (32.73%) .NET Framework
4 30 (27.27%) HTML
5 28 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (22.73%) CSS
7 22 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (15.45%) AngularJS
10 14 (12.73%) Web Services
11 13 (11.82%) jQuery
12 11 (10.00%) JSON
12 11 (10.00%) RESTful
13 8 (7.27%) XML
14 7 (6.36%) REST
14 7 (6.36%) WPF
15 6 (5.45%) WinForms
16 5 (4.55%) Ajax
16 5 (4.55%) Node.js
16 5 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.64%) Cloud Native
3 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (56.36%) MVC
2 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.36%) Web Development
4 13 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (7.27%) Microservices
5 8 (7.27%) Scrum
5 8 (7.27%) TDD
6 6 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 5 (4.55%) SDLC
7 5 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 4 (3.64%) Analytics
8 4 (3.64%) Data Analytics
8 4 (3.64%) Data Modelling
8 4 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.64%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.64%) Re-Platforming
8 4 (3.64%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.73%) OO
Programming Languages
1 80 (72.73%) C#
2 42 (38.18%) JavaScript
3 36 (32.73%) SQL
4 9 (8.18%) TypeScript
5 5 (4.55%) Python
5 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.64%) Java
6 4 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle
3 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.91%) Sybase
4 1 (0.91%) Twitter