The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior .NET Developer
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 150 130
Rank change year-on-year +44 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.45% 0.034% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.037% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Scotland median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
10th Percentile £353 £363 £318
90th Percentile £451 £388 £383
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2110 2739 2879
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.74% 92.60% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3497 4689 5032
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
10th Percentile £213 £220 £238
90th Percentile £525 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 125 246
Scotland median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.65% -22.66%  
10th Percentile £13.45 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.00 £41.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Senior .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in Scotland

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in Scotland

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior .NET Developer in Scotland

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in Scotland

Senior .NET Developer
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 Senior .NET Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +24 10 £380 +1.33%
Senior .NET Developer
UK

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (50.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) QA
6 4 (40.00%) Use Case
6 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
7 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
7 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) SOA
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Microservices
7 3 (30.00%) SignalR
7 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (20.00%) PaaS
8 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
8 2 (20.00%) Redis
8 2 (20.00%) AngularJS

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
5 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) SignalR
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 1 (10.00%) API Integration
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya