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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 57 99 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.43% 11.91% 12.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.58% 47.60% 49.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 72 64
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.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
144 208 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.77% 25.03% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 154 110
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

.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 6 May 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 6 May 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 99 (77.95%) C#
2 64 (50.39%) ASP.NET
3 60 (47.24%) JavaScript
4 54 (42.52%) SQL Server
5 48 (37.80%) HTML
5 48 (37.80%) MVC
6 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
7 41 (32.28%) CSS
8 39 (30.71%) SQL
9 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (23.62%) Visual Studio
11 29 (22.83%) jQuery
12 27 (21.26%) .NET Framework
13 24 (18.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (18.90%) HTML5
14 19 (14.96%) Web Services
15 16 (12.60%) Oracle
15 16 (12.60%) SharePoint
15 16 (12.60%) TDD
15 16 (12.60%) WCF
16 15 (11.81%) Finance
17 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (11.02%) Entity Framework
18 13 (10.24%) REST
18 13 (10.24%) AngularJS
18 13 (10.24%) Scrum
19 12 (9.45%) XML
19 12 (9.45%) VB.NET
19 12 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (9.45%) Web Development

.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 16 (12.60%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.09%) CMS
3 7 (5.51%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.51%) Umbraco
4 6 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (3.94%) IIS
5 5 (3.94%) Node.js
6 4 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.36%) Kentico
7 3 (2.36%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.36%) WordPress
8 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.57%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.57%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.79%) Drupal
9 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.79%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) BigMachines
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.57%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.57%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Office 365
2 3 (2.36%) SaaS
3 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) Heroku
4 1 (0.79%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) Intranet
2 2 (1.57%) Extranet
2 2 (1.57%) Firewall
2 2 (1.57%) Modbus
2 2 (1.57%) Network Security
2 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (42.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.94%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.15%) DTS
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.57%) Big Data
9 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.57%) Power BI
9 2 (1.57%) QlikView
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.79%) MySQL
10 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (23.62%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.30%) Subversion
4 7 (5.51%) Selenium
5 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.94%) NUnit
7 4 (3.15%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.57%) Moq
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.79%) MSTest
9 1 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (11.81%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Marketing
3 4 (3.15%) Legal
4 2 (1.57%) Billing
4 2 (1.57%) Games
4 2 (1.57%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (77.17%) Developer
2 68 (53.54%) .NET Developer
3 35 (27.56%) C# Developer
4 28 (22.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (17.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (12.60%) SQL Developer
7 14 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (9.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (9.45%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Architect
10 6 (4.72%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (3.94%) .NET Architect
11 5 (3.94%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.94%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.15%) Analyst
12 4 (3.15%) ASP Developer
12 4 (3.15%) Developer in Test
12 4 (3.15%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (3.15%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (50.39%) ASP.NET
2 48 (37.80%) HTML
3 41 (32.28%) CSS
4 29 (22.83%) jQuery
5 27 (21.26%) .NET Framework
6 24 (18.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (18.90%) HTML5
7 19 (14.96%) Web Services
8 16 (12.60%) WCF
9 14 (11.02%) Entity Framework
10 13 (10.24%) AngularJS
10 13 (10.24%) REST
11 12 (9.45%) XML
12 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (7.09%) CSS3
14 8 (6.30%) Ajax
14 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 8 (6.30%) SOAP
15 7 (5.51%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.36%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.36%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.79%) Blog
4 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.79%) iPad
4 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.79%) NHS
4 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.09%) Windows
2 6 (4.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.79%) Android
3 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.79%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.80%) MVC
2 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.60%) TDD
4 13 (10.24%) Scrum
5 12 (9.45%) Web Development
6 11 (8.66%) CRM
7 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (7.87%) SOA
7 10 (7.87%) Workflow
8 9 (7.09%) BDD
8 9 (7.09%) OO
9 8 (6.30%) Business Analysis
9 8 (6.30%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.51%) High Availability
10 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.72%) ERP
11 6 (4.72%) Logistics
11 6 (4.72%) Open Source
11 6 (4.72%) SDLC
11 6 (4.72%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 99 (77.95%) C#
2 60 (47.24%) JavaScript
3 39 (30.71%) SQL
4 12 (9.45%) VB.NET
5 11 (8.66%) Java
6 10 (7.87%) VB
7 7 (5.51%) PHP
8 5 (3.94%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.94%) XPath
9 4 (3.15%) Ruby
10 3 (2.36%) VBA
11 2 (1.57%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.57%) C++
11 2 (1.57%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.57%) VB6
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.79%) Python
12 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.72%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.79%) MCAD
4 1 (0.79%) MCITP
4 1 (0.79%) MCSD
4 1 (0.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.79%) QA
1 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.60%) Oracle
3 5 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.15%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.57%) Adobe
5 2 (1.57%) HP
5 2 (1.57%) Interwoven
5 2 (1.57%) Siebel
5 2 (1.57%) Siemens
6 1 (0.79%) Citrix
6 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.79%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) VMware
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