The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 42 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.28% 1.32% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 10.42% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £340 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -17.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
.NET Framework
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 48 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.73% 12.63% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 69
Median daily rate £425 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.38% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -4 1 £340 -9.33%
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) AOP
3 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Mule
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (20.00%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Messaging Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SOA Designer
2 2 (40.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) AOP
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Microservices
1 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) WSO2
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