The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Lothian during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - 3.92% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. 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
West Lothian
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42 51 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 28
Median daily rate £350 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £13.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.48% +48.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in West Lothian

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in West Lothian

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, .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 West Lothian region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle