Period
to 8 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 8 December 2019 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 Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 130 145
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15 -36
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 34 70 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.86% 1.35% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.07% 4.71% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 25
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £348 £325 £305
90th Percentile £485 £438 £488
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year - +7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.86% +11.46%

.NET Framework 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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,109 1,487 1,332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 27.95% 28.71% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 843 821
Scotland median daily rate £438 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 5
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% -46.67%
10th Percentile £20.26 £12.17 £13.45
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.75 £31.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Scotland over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 8 December 2019. 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
Edinburgh +6 12 £415 +10.67% 12
Glasgow -4 11 £425 +14.86% 15
Dundee +3 4 £465 +45.31% 1
Aberdeen - 3 £363 - 2
Renfrewshire - 3 £438 - 2
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Scotland region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) C#
3 20 (58.82%) AngularJS
4 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
4 19 (55.88%) MVC
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
6 15 (44.12%) Entity Framework
7 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (35.29%) Azure
10 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (32.35%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (32.35%) HTML
11 10 (29.41%) .NET Core
11 10 (29.41%) Public Sector
12 9 (26.47%) Web Development
13 8 (23.53%) SQL
13 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
13 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
14 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (20.59%) React
14 7 (20.59%) CSS
15 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 5 (14.71%) DevOps
15 5 (14.71%) Web Services
15 5 (14.71%) Finance
15 5 (14.71%) TDD
15 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration

.NET Framework
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 (2.94%) ArcGIS
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Trello
3 2 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.76%) YouTrack
4 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.82%) NUnit
5 2 (5.88%) Moq
6 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (29.41%) Public Sector
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Angular Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.88%) CRM Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Azure Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) AngularJS
3 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
4 15 (44.12%) Entity Framework
5 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (32.35%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) .NET Core
8 7 (20.59%) CSS
8 7 (20.59%) React
9 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (14.71%) Web Services
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (11.76%) LINQ
10 4 (11.76%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (11.76%) WCF
11 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (8.82%) jQuery
12 2 (5.88%) Kendo UI
12 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.88%) Robotics
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Web Development
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.71%) DevOps
4 5 (14.71%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) OOP
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Development
7 2 (5.88%) Robotic Process Automation
7 2 (5.88%) SDLC
8 1 (2.94%) Architectural Design
8 1 (2.94%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.94%) Java
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.94%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) Nintex
4 1 (2.94%) Sybase