Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 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 ASP.NET
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 54 93
Rank change year-on-year -32 +39 -47
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 124 125 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.49% 3.48% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.63% 11.69% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 90 70
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £301 £274 £300
90th Percentile £439 £447 £439
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £17.32 -
UK median hourly rate £39.29 £17.32 £36.00
% change year-on-year +126.85% -51.89% +10.77%

ASP.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 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 1,287 1,069 1,289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.81% 29.74% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 674 737
Scotland median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £484 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 9
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £47.23 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.66% +109.91% -43.04%
10th Percentile £10.83 £14.69 £14.00
90th Percentile £54.25 £52.17 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +1.23% +4.52% +10.71%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Scotland

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Scotland

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Scotland

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Scotland

ASP.NET
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 ASP.NET within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Edinburgh -5 57 £375 - 24
Glasgow -21 56 £355 +1.43% 24
Aberdeen - 9 £390 - 2
Dundee - 2 £295 -
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.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 Scotland region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 124 (100.00%) .NET
2 108 (87.10%) C#
3 98 (79.03%) MVC
4 80 (64.52%) SQL Server
5 79 (63.71%) JavaScript
6 71 (57.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (54.03%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (50.81%) HTML
9 57 (45.97%) CSS
10 53 (42.74%) .NET Framework
11 50 (40.32%) SQL
12 47 (37.90%) AngularJS
13 41 (33.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 40 (32.26%) Microsoft
15 37 (29.84%) jQuery
16 35 (28.23%) Microsoft Azure
17 33 (26.61%) Entity Framework
18 24 (19.35%) Finance
19 23 (18.55%) Web Development
19 23 (18.55%) HTML5
20 20 (16.13%) Visual Studio
21 18 (14.52%) CSS3
22 17 (13.71%) TDD
23 16 (12.90%) Scrum
23 16 (12.90%) Front End Development
24 15 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
24 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 14 (11.29%) TypeScript
26 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
27 12 (9.68%) SDLC

ASP.NET
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 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.65%) IIS
3 5 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.23%) CMS
4 4 (3.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.61%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (28.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.87%) Office 365
3 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.81%) IaaS
5 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) WEP
2 2 (1.61%) Intranet
2 2 (1.61%) Skype
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.65%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (4.03%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.42%) MySQL
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.61%) Power BI
8 1 (0.81%) ArangoDB
8 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.81%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 15 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.26%) NUnit
4 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.42%) JIRA
5 3 (2.42%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.42%) Selenium
5 3 (2.42%) Subversion
6 2 (1.61%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.81%) MSTest
7 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Legal
4 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (95.16%) Developer
2 85 (68.55%) .NET Developer
3 30 (24.19%) C# Developer
4 22 (17.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (16.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 16 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (12.10%) Senior Developer
9 12 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (8.06%) Web Developer
11 8 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
11 8 (6.45%) CRM Developer
11 8 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (6.45%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.65%) .NET Software Developer
13 6 (4.84%) Office 365 Developer
14 5 (4.03%) C# VB.NET Developer
14 5 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
14 5 (4.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 5 (4.03%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (57.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 63 (50.81%) HTML
4 57 (45.97%) CSS
5 53 (42.74%) .NET Framework
6 47 (37.90%) AngularJS
7 41 (33.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 37 (29.84%) jQuery
9 33 (26.61%) Entity Framework
10 23 (18.55%) HTML5
11 18 (14.52%) CSS3
12 10 (8.06%) Angular 2
12 10 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (8.06%) React
13 9 (7.26%) .NET Core
13 9 (7.26%) SignalR
13 9 (7.26%) WCF
14 8 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (6.45%) Web Services
14 8 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.81%) Blog
5 1 (0.81%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Windows
2 2 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (79.03%) MVC
2 67 (54.03%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.55%) Web Development
4 17 (13.71%) TDD
5 16 (12.90%) Front End Development
5 16 (12.90%) Scrum
6 12 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.68%) SDLC
7 10 (8.06%) CRM
7 10 (8.06%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (8.06%) OO
8 7 (5.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 7 (5.65%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.84%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.03%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.03%) Waterfall
11 4 (3.23%) Case Management
11 4 (3.23%) Collaborative Working
11 4 (3.23%) Microservices
11 4 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 108 (87.10%) C#
2 79 (63.71%) JavaScript
3 50 (40.32%) SQL
4 14 (11.29%) TypeScript
5 9 (7.26%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.65%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.84%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.03%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.61%) PHP
9 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.81%) ES6
10 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) MCSD
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 40 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle
3 6 (4.84%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.23%) Capita
5 2 (1.61%) Telerik
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore