The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 12 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.87% 14.72% 9.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.30% 59.26% 56.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 33
Median daily rate £375 £386 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -9.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £334 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.83 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +28.69%

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
83 81 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.09% 24.85% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 56 50
Median daily rate £375 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Luton -11 4 £365 -11.51% 3
Bedford -10 2 £363 - 2
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 36 (90.00%) C#
2 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
3 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (45.00%) SharePoint
5 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (37.50%) Web Services
7 12 (30.00%) MVC
7 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (25.00%) SOA
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.00%) TOGAF
9 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (25.00%) Degree
10 9 (22.50%) Business Development
10 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
10 9 (22.50%) Supplier Management
10 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
10 9 (22.50%) Linked Data
10 9 (22.50%) Presales
10 9 (22.50%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (22.50%) Document Composition
11 8 (20.00%) CSS
11 8 (20.00%) HTML
11 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (20.00%) Scrum
11 8 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 8 (20.00%) jQuery

.NET
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 18 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (7.50%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Bower
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (27.50%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Architect
4 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Angular Developer
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (37.50%) Web Services
3 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (20.00%) CSS
6 8 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 8 (20.00%) HTML
6 8 (20.00%) jQuery
7 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (5.00%) WinForms
8 2 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) XSLT
9 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.50%) CSS3
9 1 (2.50%) HTML5
9 1 (2.50%) Middleware
9 1 (2.50%) Node.js
9 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Linked Data
2 5 (12.50%) Blockchain
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) MVS
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (30.00%) MVC
4 10 (25.00%) SOA
4 10 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (22.50%) Business Development
5 9 (22.50%) Document Composition
5 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (22.50%) Presales
5 9 (22.50%) Supplier Management
6 8 (20.00%) Scrum
7 7 (17.50%) Workflow
8 6 (15.00%) TDD
9 5 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (10.00%) DevOps
10 4 (10.00%) Web Development
11 3 (7.50%) Open Source
11 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) C#
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Nintex
2 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.50%) Telerik
3 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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