The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Abingdon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.33% 15.00% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 80.00% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +27.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 41.67% 25.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
Oxfordshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Abingdon region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Abingdon region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center