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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 25 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.54% 7.11% 9.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.08% 47.06% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £375 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £425 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
.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
52 68 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.61% 15.11% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 27
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 14 £413 +10.00% 11
Bedford - 8 £375 - 10
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (58.62%) C#
1 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
2 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
3 24 (41.38%) E-Commerce
4 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
5 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (31.03%) jQuery
7 16 (27.59%) SQL
7 16 (27.59%) MVC
7 16 (27.59%) SOA
8 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
9 13 (22.41%) IIS
9 13 (22.41%) Web Services
9 13 (22.41%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 12 (20.69%) WCF
11 10 (17.24%) Windows
11 10 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (15.52%) HTML
13 8 (13.79%) DNS
13 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (12.07%) DevOps
14 7 (12.07%) Akamai
14 7 (12.07%) SCCM
14 7 (12.07%) SCOM
15 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (10.34%) Java

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (22.41%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) CMS
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.72%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (22.41%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) DNS
2 4 (6.90%) DHCP
3 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 3 (5.17%) FTP
4 2 (3.45%) Intranet
4 2 (3.45%) Telnet
4 2 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) NUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (5.17%) Marketing
1 3 (5.17%) Advertising
1 3 (5.17%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.45%) Electronics
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Architect
2 16 (27.59%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (20.69%) Web Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
6 8 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 8 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Architect
7 7 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 7 (12.07%) Web Architect
8 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Designer
9 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Remedy Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
2 18 (31.03%) jQuery
3 13 (22.41%) Web Services
3 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (20.69%) WCF
5 10 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (15.52%) HTML
7 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (10.34%) CSS
9 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (5.17%) XML
10 3 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.45%) J2EE
11 2 (3.45%) XSLT
11 2 (3.45%) EJB
11 2 (3.45%) JDBC
11 2 (3.45%) Servlets
11 2 (3.45%) Struts
11 2 (3.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) DTV
2 1 (1.72%) CMDB
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) E-Commerce
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) MVC
3 16 (27.59%) SOA
4 7 (12.07%) DevOps
5 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL
7 3 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.17%) Migration
7 3 (5.17%) Project Management
7 3 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.45%) ETL
8 2 (3.45%) Content Management
8 2 (3.45%) Scrum
8 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) C#
2 16 (27.59%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) Java
5 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.17%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) Python
8 1 (1.72%) VB
8 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) SCCM
1 7 (12.07%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Akamai
3 5 (8.62%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.90%) Remedy
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 3 (5.17%) hybris
6 2 (3.45%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.45%) SAP
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix
6 2 (3.45%) OpenText
6 2 (3.45%) Endeca
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) KANA
7 1 (1.72%) Adobe
7 1 (1.72%) Facebook
7 1 (1.72%) Twitter
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £390 per day
Posted: 16 days ago