The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 32 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.44% 9.23% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.07% 61.02% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 8
Average daily rate
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£575 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £323 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
.NET
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
71 59 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.51% 15.13% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 32 15
Average daily rate £485 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +1 18 £606 +61.66% 7
Bedford - 7 £485 - 11
Dunstable - - - - 2
Leighton Buzzard - - - - 1
Shefford - - - -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 52 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 51 (57.95%) E-Commerce
3 43 (48.86%) C#
4 41 (46.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET
6 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (30.68%) IIS
8 26 (29.55%) SOA
8 26 (29.55%) Active Directory
9 24 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (21.59%) MVC
10 19 (21.59%) Web Services
10 19 (21.59%) Windows
10 19 (21.59%) MS Excel
11 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
11 18 (20.45%) jQuery
12 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (18.18%) Akamai
14 14 (15.91%) SCCM
14 14 (15.91%) SCOM
14 14 (15.91%) DNS
15 12 (13.64%) CMS
15 12 (13.64%) Sitecore
16 11 (12.50%) WCF
16 11 (12.50%) SQL
17 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
17 10 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
17 10 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
18 9 (10.23%) DevOps
18 9 (10.23%) Retail

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 27 (30.68%) IIS
2 12 (13.64%) CMS
3 8 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.41%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.27%) SugarCRM
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.14%) Confluence
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.14%) Kentico
6 1 (1.14%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (21.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 41 (46.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (7.95%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) DNS
2 8 (9.09%) DHCP
3 7 (7.95%) FTP
4 3 (3.41%) Internet
5 2 (2.27%) Intranet
6 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) JUnit
1 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) NUnit
2 1 (1.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Selenium
2 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.23%) Retail
2 5 (5.68%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Electronics
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Automotive
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) French Language
4 1 (1.14%) German Language
4 1 (1.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Architect
2 25 (28.41%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (25.00%) Web Engineer
5 20 (22.73%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (20.45%) Developer
7 13 (14.77%) Web Architect
8 11 (12.50%) .NET Developer
9 7 (7.95%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 7 (7.95%) Senior Architect
9 7 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Analyst
12 3 (3.41%) Test Analyst
12 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
12 3 (3.41%) Web Developer
13 2 (2.27%) .NET Web Developer
13 2 (2.27%) Remedy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET
2 19 (21.59%) Web Services
3 18 (20.45%) jQuery
4 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (12.50%) WCF
6 10 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (6.82%) HTML
8 6 (6.82%) CSS
9 5 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.41%) LESS
11 3 (3.41%) Ajax
12 2 (2.27%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.27%) OOCSS
12 2 (2.27%) Sass
12 2 (2.27%) JDBC
12 2 (2.27%) Servlets
12 2 (2.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.27%) DTV
1 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.14%) Statistics
2 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.14%) CMDB
2 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) Android
2 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.95%) E-Commerce
2 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.55%) SOA
4 19 (21.59%) MVC
5 9 (10.23%) DevOps
6 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.82%) ITIL
7 6 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.68%) Scrum
8 5 (5.68%) Project Management
9 4 (4.55%) Web Development
9 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (3.41%) CRM
10 3 (3.41%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.41%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.41%) Mobile Commerce
11 2 (2.27%) ETL
11 2 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.86%) C#
2 11 (12.50%) SQL
3 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.68%) Java
5 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.27%) PHP
6 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.14%) Golang
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (29.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) SCCM
1 14 (15.91%) SCOM
2 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) Akamai
3 12 (13.64%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle
4 5 (5.68%) SAP
5 3 (3.41%) hybris
6 2 (2.27%) Endeca
6 2 (2.27%) Unica
6 2 (2.27%) IBM
6 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.27%) Remedy
6 2 (2.27%) OpenText
6 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.27%) Neolane
7 1 (1.14%) KANA
7 1 (1.14%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.14%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.14%) Google
7 1 (1.14%) Facebook
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