The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 4.26% 7.84% 11.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 33.33% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £195 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.70% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 34.04% 23.53% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Average daily rate £430 £195 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.51% -32.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £250 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) MSTest
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) QUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSTest
1 2 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (50.00%) QUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle