The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 7.69% 16.67% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 61.54% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £300 £375 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -34.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +25.00%
.NET
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
5 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 19.23% 27.08% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 12
Median daily rate £338 £375 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £375 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Kentico
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Kentico
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Android Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) MVVM
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
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