The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET 74 49 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.24% 7.57% 10.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.20% 36.57% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 49
Median daily rate £350 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £590 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
.NET
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
245 134 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.89% 20.71% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 96 109
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £11.46 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+772.41% -58.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET.

1 102 (68.00%) C#
2 77 (51.33%) JavaScript
2 77 (51.33%) Microsoft
3 75 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (48.67%) .NET Framework
5 68 (45.33%) SQL
6 62 (41.33%) Visual Studio
7 60 (40.00%) HTML
8 50 (33.33%) CSS
9 48 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 48 (32.00%) WCF
10 43 (28.67%) ASP.NET
11 41 (27.33%) MVC
12 33 (22.00%) jQuery
13 30 (20.00%) Entity Framework
13 30 (20.00%) Web Services
13 30 (20.00%) CRM
14 29 (19.33%) Scrum
15 27 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
16 23 (15.33%) SOLID
17 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (14.67%) OOD
18 21 (14.00%) Subversion
18 21 (14.00%) Visual Studio Team System
19 20 (13.33%) NUnit
19 20 (13.33%) XML
20 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
20 19 (12.67%) Moq
21 18 (12.00%) Java
22 16 (10.67%) MS Excel

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 9 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.33%) CMS
3 4 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.67%) IIS
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.67%) Kentico
6 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.67%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.67%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.67%) Office 365
2 4 (2.67%) SaaS
3 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.67%) IaaS
4 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) Internet
1 3 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.67%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.33%) OLTP
7 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.33%) SQLite
8 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.67%) MySQL
8 1 (0.67%) OLAP
8 1 (0.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 62 (41.33%) Visual Studio
2 21 (14.00%) Subversion
2 21 (14.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 20 (13.33%) NUnit
4 19 (12.67%) Moq
5 9 (6.00%) CruiseControl
5 9 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.67%) JIRA
8 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.33%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.67%) Selenium
9 1 (0.67%) VersionOne
9 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (10.00%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Marketing
3 3 (2.00%) Advertising
3 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.00%) Retail
4 2 (1.33%) Banking
4 2 (1.33%) Billing
5 1 (0.67%) Automotive
5 1 (0.67%) Electronics
5 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (80.67%) Developer
2 59 (39.33%) .NET Developer
3 35 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 29 (19.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (16.00%) CRM Developer
6 22 (14.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 16 (10.67%) Microsoft Developer
7 16 (10.67%) SQL Developer
8 11 (7.33%) .NET Team Leader
8 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (7.33%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.33%) Software Team Leader
8 11 (7.33%) Team Leader
9 10 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (6.00%) .NET Software Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Lead Software Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (48.67%) .NET Framework
2 60 (40.00%) HTML
3 50 (33.33%) CSS
4 48 (32.00%) WCF
5 43 (28.67%) ASP.NET
6 33 (22.00%) jQuery
7 30 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 30 (20.00%) Web Services
8 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (13.33%) XML
10 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (9.33%) AngularJS
12 11 (7.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (5.33%) REST
14 7 (4.67%) HTML5
15 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (3.33%) J2EE
16 4 (2.67%) Hibernate
16 4 (2.67%) SOAP
16 4 (2.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.00%) iPad
4 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.33%) Replication
5 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.67%) SCADA
5 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 4 (2.67%) Android
3 3 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Unix
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.33%) MVC
3 30 (20.00%) CRM
4 29 (19.33%) Scrum
5 23 (15.33%) SOLID
6 22 (14.67%) OOD
7 16 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 15 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 15 (10.00%) Web Development
9 14 (9.33%) OO
10 12 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (7.33%) UML
11 11 (7.33%) V-Model
12 9 (6.00%) Front End Development
12 9 (6.00%) Service Management
13 7 (4.67%) Data Protection
14 6 (4.00%) Unit Testing
15 5 (3.33%) ETL
15 5 (3.33%) Wireframes
16 4 (2.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 102 (68.00%) C#
2 77 (51.33%) JavaScript
3 68 (45.33%) SQL
4 18 (12.00%) Java
5 10 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.00%) PHP
7 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.67%) VB
7 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.33%) VB6
8 2 (1.33%) X++
9 1 (0.67%) C++
9 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.67%) Python
9 1 (0.67%) Ruby
9 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (8.00%) Degree
2 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.00%) AWS Certification
5 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) MOM
1 2 (1.33%) SCOM
2 1 (0.67%) Ansible
2 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
2 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (51.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.00%) Oracle
3 7 (4.67%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.00%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.67%) CA
6 1 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.67%) Capita
6 1 (0.67%) Google
6 1 (0.67%) HP
6 1 (0.67%) IBM
6 1 (0.67%) OpenText
6 1 (0.67%) Pega
6 1 (0.67%) SAP
6 1 (0.67%) VMware
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago