The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 11 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 4.00% 1.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -8.53%
.NET Framework
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 28.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 5
Average daily rate £356 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £267
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

.NET Framework
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL