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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 9 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 73 63 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.46% 9.83% 10.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.22% 47.01% 55.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 42
Median daily rate £358 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £520 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%

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
191 134 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.98% 20.90% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 92 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

.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 20 February 2017.

.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 20 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET.

1 93 (61.59%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (60.26%) C#
3 83 (54.97%) JavaScript
4 78 (51.66%) .NET Framework
5 69 (45.70%) Microsoft
6 67 (44.37%) HTML
7 64 (42.38%) MVC
8 61 (40.40%) WCF
9 59 (39.07%) Visual Studio
10 52 (34.44%) CSS
11 48 (31.79%) SQL Server
12 47 (31.13%) ASP.NET
13 44 (29.14%) SQL
14 42 (27.81%) Scrum
14 42 (27.81%) Entity Framework
15 40 (26.49%) CRM
16 34 (22.52%) Web Services
16 34 (22.52%) Dynamics CRM
17 32 (21.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 30 (19.87%) SOLID
19 29 (19.21%) Visual Studio Team System
19 29 (19.21%) jQuery
20 28 (18.54%) ASP.NET MVC
21 26 (17.22%) OOD
21 26 (17.22%) Subversion
22 25 (16.56%) NUnit
23 24 (15.89%) Moq
24 23 (15.23%) XML
24 23 (15.23%) Java
25 19 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server

.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 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.65%) CMS
4 3 (1.99%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.66%) Drupal
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) Kentico
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) CATIA
2 1 (0.66%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.66%) MS Office
2 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (22.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.66%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.66%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.66%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.65%) Office 365
3 2 (1.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) LDAP
1 2 (1.32%) Skype
2 1 (0.66%) HTTP
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (31.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.27%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.31%) EDRMS
4 5 (3.31%) Hazelcast
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.99%) MySQL
5 3 (1.99%) SQLite
6 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.66%) OLAP
7 1 (0.66%) Power BI
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (39.07%) Visual Studio
2 29 (19.21%) Visual Studio Team System
3 26 (17.22%) Subversion
4 25 (16.56%) NUnit
5 24 (15.89%) Moq
6 19 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (6.62%) CruiseControl
8 7 (4.64%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.31%) JIRA
10 4 (2.65%) Selenium
11 2 (1.32%) YouTrack
12 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.66%) NuGet
12 1 (0.66%) TortoiseSVN
12 1 (0.66%) VersionOne
12 1 (0.66%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (11.92%) Finance
2 4 (2.65%) Advertising
3 3 (1.99%) Banking
3 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.32%) Automotive
4 2 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Electronics
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 132 (87.42%) Developer
2 65 (43.05%) .NET Developer
3 36 (23.84%) C# Developer
4 32 (21.19%) CRM Developer
5 29 (19.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (17.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 23 (15.23%) Senior Developer
8 19 (12.58%) Microsoft Developer
9 18 (11.92%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (7.95%) SQL Developer
13 11 (7.28%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 11 (7.28%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
15 7 (4.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Developer
16 6 (3.97%) Oracle Developer
16 6 (3.97%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (51.66%) .NET Framework
2 67 (44.37%) HTML
3 61 (40.40%) WCF
4 52 (34.44%) CSS
5 47 (31.13%) ASP.NET
6 42 (27.81%) Entity Framework
7 34 (22.52%) Web Services
8 32 (21.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (19.21%) jQuery
10 28 (18.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (15.23%) XML
12 19 (12.58%) AngularJS
13 11 (7.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (5.96%) REST
15 8 (5.30%) HTML5
16 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (3.97%) CSS3
17 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 5 (3.31%) Spring
17 5 (3.31%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.97%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.97%) User Experience
3 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.99%) iPad
5 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) NHS
6 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) SCADA
6 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.64%) Windows
2 4 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (1.99%) Android
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (61.59%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (42.38%) MVC
3 42 (27.81%) Scrum
4 40 (26.49%) CRM
5 30 (19.87%) SOLID
6 26 (17.22%) OOD
7 19 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (11.92%) OO
9 14 (9.27%) Web Development
10 12 (7.95%) Service Management
11 10 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.96%) Front End Development
13 8 (5.30%) TDD
14 7 (4.64%) Data Modelling
14 7 (4.64%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.64%) Waterfall
14 7 (4.64%) Workflow
15 6 (3.97%) Data Protection
15 6 (3.97%) Open Source
15 6 (3.97%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 91 (60.26%) C#
2 83 (54.97%) JavaScript
3 44 (29.14%) SQL
4 23 (15.23%) Java
5 7 (4.64%) Python
5 7 (4.64%) Ruby
6 6 (3.97%) Scala
7 5 (3.31%) VB
8 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.99%) C
9 3 (1.99%) PHP
9 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.99%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.99%) VB6
10 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.66%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.61%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.96%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.32%) ISEB
4 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.66%) Degree
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.32%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.66%) Ansible
2 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
2 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (45.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.97%) Oracle
3 3 (1.99%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.32%) Remedy
4 2 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (0.66%) CA
5 1 (0.66%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.66%) Capita
5 1 (0.66%) HP
5 1 (0.66%) IBM
5 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.66%) OpenText
5 1 (0.66%) Pega
5 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.66%) Sybase
5 1 (0.66%) Telerik
5 1 (0.66%) Xamarin
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Computer People
Rate: £275.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £325 - £365 per day
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Rate: £450 per day
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