Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 82 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 131 111 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.46% 2.31% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.74% 8.12% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 74 102
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.21% -0.74%
10th Percentile £318 £313 £271
90th Percentile £495 £584 £436
UK median daily rate £419 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.06% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +16.55%

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 1,499 1,367 1,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.16% 28.43% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 851 781
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 15
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.37% -28.00% -9.51%
10th Percentile £12.03 £18.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.39 £47.03
UK median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +6.67% +0.13%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 61 £394 +5.00% 19
Glasgow -9 56 £370 +5.71% 24
Dundee -3 8 £310 +7.83% 3
West Lothian +6 2 £413 +33.06%
Aberdeen +3 1 - - 2
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 - 1
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 131 (100.00%) .NET
2 106 (80.92%) C#
3 85 (64.89%) MVC
4 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (57.25%) JavaScript
6 68 (51.91%) SQL Server
7 60 (45.80%) HTML
7 60 (45.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 59 (45.04%) SQL
9 53 (40.46%) CSS
10 49 (37.40%) Microsoft
11 48 (36.64%) Visual Studio
11 48 (36.64%) .NET Framework
12 41 (31.30%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (25.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (23.66%) AngularJS
15 28 (21.37%) jQuery
16 27 (20.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (19.85%) HTML5
18 25 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (17.56%) Finance
20 22 (16.79%) Entity Framework
21 20 (15.27%) Relational Database
22 19 (14.50%) React
22 19 (14.50%) CSS3
23 18 (13.74%) PowerShell
23 18 (13.74%) KnockoutJS
23 18 (13.74%) XML
24 17 (12.98%) Web Services
24 17 (12.98%) CRM

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 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.05%) Confluence
4 3 (2.29%) Apache
5 2 (1.53%) IIS
5 2 (1.53%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.76%) CMS
6 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.76%) Maya
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (12.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 41 (31.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (10.69%) Office 365
3 9 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.87%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (3.05%) NuGet
5 1 (0.76%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.53%) WEP
3 1 (0.76%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) SMS
3 1 (0.76%) SSL
3 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (51.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.27%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.16%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.87%) Power BI
5 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 48 (36.64%) Visual Studio
2 34 (25.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (12.98%) NUnit
4 8 (6.11%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.82%) Artifactory
5 5 (3.82%) JIRA
6 4 (3.05%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.29%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.53%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.53%) Subversion
8 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.76%) Ant
9 1 (0.76%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.76%) Moq
9 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Banking
3 4 (3.05%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 108 (82.44%) Developer
2 51 (38.93%) .NET Developer
3 22 (16.79%) C# Developer
4 16 (12.21%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (12.21%) CRM Developer
4 16 (12.21%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.16%) SharePoint Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Web Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (3.82%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.05%) .NET Web Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Consultant
12 4 (3.05%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (45.80%) ASP.NET MVC
2 60 (45.80%) HTML
3 53 (40.46%) CSS
4 48 (36.64%) .NET Framework
5 31 (23.66%) AngularJS
6 28 (21.37%) jQuery
7 27 (20.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (19.85%) HTML5
9 22 (16.79%) Entity Framework
10 19 (14.50%) CSS3
10 19 (14.50%) React
11 18 (13.74%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (13.74%) XML
12 17 (12.98%) REST
12 17 (12.98%) Web Services
13 9 (6.87%) SOAP
14 8 (6.11%) WCF
15 7 (5.34%) JSON
15 7 (5.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.05%) User Experience
3 3 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Fintech
5 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.34%) Windows
2 6 (4.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.05%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (64.89%) MVC
2 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (12.98%) CRM
4 17 (12.98%) SDLC
5 16 (12.21%) Scrum
6 15 (11.45%) TDD
6 15 (11.45%) Web Development
7 10 (7.63%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.87%) Front End Development
8 9 (6.87%) Mathematics
8 9 (6.87%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.34%) Case Management
10 7 (5.34%) Project Management
10 7 (5.34%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 5 (3.82%) OO
12 5 (3.82%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.82%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (80.92%) C#
2 75 (57.25%) JavaScript
3 59 (45.04%) SQL
4 18 (13.74%) PowerShell
5 14 (10.69%) TypeScript
6 8 (6.11%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.11%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.29%) Java
8 3 (2.29%) PHP
8 3 (2.29%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (2.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.53%) Degree
3 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) Puppet
2 4 (3.05%) Packer
2 4 (3.05%) SCCM
2 4 (3.05%) Terraform
3 3 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (37.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe
3 1 (0.76%) Google
3 1 (0.76%) Rackspace
3 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.76%) SAP
3 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.76%) Splunk
3 1 (0.76%) Xamarin