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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 19 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 18 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.57% 10.94% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 50.00% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 30
Median daily rate £425 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year
- +16.09%

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
60 70 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.90% 21.88% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 52
Median daily rate £375 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -7 4 £371 +0.33% 5
Bedford -3 3 £350 +5.66% 4
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 33 (84.62%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
4 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
5 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
6 12 (30.77%) MVC
6 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) Web Services
8 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
8 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
9 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
9 9 (23.08%) SQL
9 9 (23.08%) Scrum
10 8 (20.51%) Workflow
10 8 (20.51%) TDD
11 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
11 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
11 7 (17.95%) Entity Framework
11 7 (17.95%) jQuery
12 6 (15.38%) Degree
12 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (15.38%) HTML
12 6 (15.38%) CSS
12 6 (15.38%) Windows
12 6 (15.38%) SOA
13 5 (12.82%) Linked Data

.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 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (10.26%) CMS
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Blockchain
2 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Bower
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 11 (28.21%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Architect
6 6 (15.38%) Consultant
6 6 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (15.38%) SharePoint Consultant
6 6 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (10.26%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Angular Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
10 2 (5.13%) Lead DevOps
10 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
2 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
2 10 (25.64%) Web Services
3 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (17.95%) Entity Framework
4 7 (17.95%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 6 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (5.13%) WinForms
6 2 (5.13%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) XSLT
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
7 1 (2.56%) LINQ
7 1 (2.56%) Middleware
7 1 (2.56%) Node.js
7 1 (2.56%) REST
7 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Linked Data
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) MVS
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (30.77%) MVC
3 9 (23.08%) Scrum
4 8 (20.51%) TDD
4 8 (20.51%) Workflow
5 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
6 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (15.38%) SOA
7 5 (12.82%) Business Development
7 5 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (12.82%) Document Composition
7 5 (12.82%) Presales
7 5 (12.82%) Supplier Management
7 5 (12.82%) Web Development
8 4 (10.26%) DevOps
9 3 (7.69%) Open Source
9 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) C#
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.13%) Nintex
4 1 (2.56%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik
4 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International
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