Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 58 63
Rank change year-on-year -23 +5 -28
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 108 128 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.28% 3.45% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 11.78% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 88 90
Scotland median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £436 £444 £475
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £17.32 -
UK median hourly rate £43.40 £24.39 £37.50
% change year-on-year +77.94% -34.97% +7.14%

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 1,224 1,087 1,290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.87% 29.34% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 665 734
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £488 £513
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 14
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £46.13 £40.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.97% +14.77% +0.48%
10th Percentile £13.45 £17.32 £22.38
90th Percentile £31.00 £52.17 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -32 60 £375 -6.25% 23
Glasgow -19 34 £350 +1.45% 22
Aberdeen +9 11 £425 +41.67% 1
Dundee -5 2 £294 +6.82% 4
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 108 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (88.89%) C#
3 72 (66.67%) MVC
4 66 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 63 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 54 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (49.07%) HTML
8 49 (45.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (43.52%) CSS
10 40 (37.04%) SQL
11 39 (36.11%) .NET Framework
12 33 (30.56%) Microsoft
13 29 (26.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (24.07%) AngularJS
15 23 (21.30%) jQuery
16 21 (19.44%) Entity Framework
17 19 (17.59%) Finance
17 19 (17.59%) Front End Development
18 18 (16.67%) Scrum
18 18 (16.67%) Visual Studio
18 18 (16.67%) Web Development
19 17 (15.74%) SharePoint
20 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
21 15 (13.89%) TDD
22 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
23 12 (11.11%) HTML5
23 12 (11.11%) TypeScript
23 12 (11.11%) NUnit
23 12 (11.11%) XML
23 12 (11.11%) Oracle

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 17 (15.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (4.63%) IIS
4 3 (2.78%) CMS
4 3 (2.78%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.85%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.19%) Office 365
3 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.85%) IaaS
4 2 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.33%) Intranet
2 2 (1.85%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.19%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.78%) MySQL
6 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) ArangoDB
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.11%) NUnit
3 8 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.70%) JIRA
4 4 (3.70%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.85%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.85%) Redmine
6 2 (1.85%) Selenium
6 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Automotive
3 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (91.67%) Developer
2 71 (65.74%) .NET Developer
3 21 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 15 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (12.04%) SharePoint Developer
6 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.63%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (3.70%) CRM Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Office 365 Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (3.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (49.07%) HTML
3 49 (45.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (43.52%) CSS
5 39 (36.11%) .NET Framework
6 29 (26.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (24.07%) AngularJS
8 23 (21.30%) jQuery
9 21 (19.44%) Entity Framework
10 12 (11.11%) HTML5
10 12 (11.11%) XML
11 11 (10.19%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (10.19%) React
12 9 (8.33%) CSS3
12 9 (8.33%) WCF
12 9 (8.33%) Web Services
13 8 (7.41%) SignalR
14 6 (5.56%) Angular 2
14 6 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (4.63%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.78%) User Experience
3 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.85%) RIA
4 1 (0.93%) Blog
4 1 (0.93%) Derivative
4 1 (0.93%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Linux
3 2 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (66.67%) MVC
2 54 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.59%) Front End Development
4 18 (16.67%) Scrum
4 18 (16.67%) Web Development
5 15 (13.89%) TDD
6 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.19%) SDLC
8 8 (7.41%) Document Management
9 7 (6.48%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.56%) CRM
10 6 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.63%) Refactoring
12 4 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.70%) Test Automation
13 3 (2.78%) Kanban
13 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (2.78%) Technical Analysis
13 3 (2.78%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 96 (88.89%) C#
2 66 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 40 (37.04%) SQL
4 12 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 10 (9.26%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.63%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.78%) Java
8 3 (2.78%) PHP
8 3 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.85%) ES6
9 2 (1.85%) Perl
9 2 (1.85%) Python
9 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
1 5 (4.63%) MCSD
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.78%) MCAD
2 3 (2.78%) MCTS
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (1.85%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.93%) Sitecore