The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Basildon 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 9.76% 17.07% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.77% 53.85% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 31.71% 31.71% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Average daily rate £450 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £40.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Silverlight
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (42.86%) QUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (42.86%) MSTest
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) WinForms
5 2 (28.57%) VB6

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSTest
1 3 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (42.86%) QUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Silverlight
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards