Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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 ASP.NET
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 68 77
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9 -36
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 102 127 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.02% 2.94% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.56% 10.72% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 88 97
Scotland median daily rate £360 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% -4.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £308 £270 £263
90th Percentile £435 £444 £475
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +1.25% +7.99% -1.23%

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 1349 1185 1259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.78% 27.47% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 709 680
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £269
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 16
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £43.75 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.14% +8.35% +1.58%
10th Percentile £17.89 £24.63 £25.00
90th Percentile £40.03 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -16 46 £363 -6.45% 10
Glasgow -16 41 £350 +7.69% 12
Aberdeen -5 11 £425 +41.67% 1
Dundee +4 2 £294 +6.82%
West Lothian -3 1 £310 -4.62%
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.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 Scotland region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (87.25%) C#
3 63 (61.76%) JavaScript
4 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (52.94%) MVC
6 49 (48.04%) HTML
7 47 (46.08%) SQL Server
8 43 (42.16%) CSS
9 30 (29.41%) SQL
10 29 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (27.45%) Microsoft
12 25 (24.51%) AngularJS
13 23 (22.55%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (22.55%) Web Development
14 20 (19.61%) .NET Framework
14 20 (19.61%) jQuery
15 19 (18.63%) Scrum
16 16 (15.69%) SharePoint
17 14 (13.73%) Web Services
17 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (12.75%) Visual Studio
19 12 (11.76%) TDD
19 12 (11.76%) T-SQL
19 12 (11.76%) Intranet
19 12 (11.76%) HTML5
20 11 (10.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 11 (10.78%) Front End Development
20 11 (10.78%) CRM
20 11 (10.78%) Oracle
20 11 (10.78%) Finance

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 16 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.88%) IIS
2 6 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.94%) CMS
3 3 (2.94%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.96%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) Confluence
5 1 (0.98%) Drupal
5 1 (0.98%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (22.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.86%) Office 365
3 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.96%) IaaS
4 2 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (46.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.94%) MySQL
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.90%) NUnit
2 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.92%) JIRA
4 2 (1.96%) PhantomJS
4 2 (1.96%) Redmine
4 2 (1.96%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Banking
3 1 (0.98%) Advertising
3 1 (0.98%) Automotive
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (91.18%) Developer
2 63 (61.76%) .NET Developer
3 22 (21.57%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (12.75%) SharePoint Developer
6 11 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.82%) Web Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.90%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Angular Developer
9 5 (4.90%) CRM Developer
9 5 (4.90%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Consultant
10 4 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (48.04%) HTML
3 43 (42.16%) CSS
4 29 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (24.51%) AngularJS
6 20 (19.61%) .NET Framework
6 20 (19.61%) jQuery
7 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (13.73%) Web Services
8 12 (11.76%) HTML5
9 11 (10.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (8.82%) XML
11 8 (7.84%) Ajax
11 8 (7.84%) Entity Framework
11 8 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (7.84%) RESTful
12 7 (6.86%) JSON
12 7 (6.86%) React
13 6 (5.88%) WCF
14 5 (4.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.94%) User Experience
3 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.96%) RIA
4 1 (0.98%) Blog
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Derivative
4 1 (0.98%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.84%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (52.94%) MVC
3 23 (22.55%) Web Development
4 19 (18.63%) Scrum
5 12 (11.76%) TDD
6 11 (10.78%) CRM
6 11 (10.78%) Document Management
6 11 (10.78%) Front End Development
7 10 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.82%) Refactoring
9 7 (6.86%) SDLC
9 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.90%) OO
11 5 (4.90%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (3.92%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (3.92%) Data Protection
12 4 (3.92%) Microservices
12 4 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 89 (87.25%) C#
2 63 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 30 (29.41%) SQL
4 12 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.88%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.90%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.92%) PHP
9 3 (2.94%) Java
10 2 (1.96%) ES6
10 2 (1.96%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.96%) Python
10 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) MCSD
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.94%) MCAD
3 3 (2.94%) MCTS
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) Oracle
3 2 (1.96%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.98%) Xamarin