The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 61 69 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.70% 11.35% 16.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.85% 46.31% 60.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 42
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £460 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £13.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
.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
136 149 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.62% 24.51% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 83 65
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.82% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

.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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 91 (69.47%) C#
2 73 (55.73%) ASP.NET
3 62 (47.33%) SQL Server
4 56 (42.75%) JavaScript
5 54 (41.22%) Microsoft
6 44 (33.59%) HTML
6 44 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (32.82%) CSS
8 41 (31.30%) SQL
9 35 (26.72%) WCF
10 31 (23.66%) CRM
10 31 (23.66%) SharePoint
11 30 (22.90%) Windows
11 30 (22.90%) MVC
11 30 (22.90%) Dynamics CRM
12 26 (19.85%) jQuery
12 26 (19.85%) Visual Studio
13 22 (16.79%) Web Services
14 20 (15.27%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (15.27%) .NET Framework
14 20 (15.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (12.21%) Scrum
16 16 (12.21%) Finance
17 15 (11.45%) BizTalk Server
17 15 (11.45%) Web Development
18 13 (9.92%) HTML5
18 13 (9.92%) VB.NET
19 12 (9.16%) Java
19 12 (9.16%) Logistics

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 31 (23.66%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.45%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (8.40%) IIS
3 11 (8.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (5.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.29%) Node.js
6 1 (0.76%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.76%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (22.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) Intranet
1 2 (1.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (47.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (15.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.82%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.76%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.76%) OLAP
8 1 (0.76%) DTS
8 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (19.85%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.40%) Subversion
3 10 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.11%) JIRA
5 7 (5.34%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.76%) Ant
7 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.76%) NUnit
General
1 16 (12.21%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Advertising
3 6 (4.58%) Retail
4 2 (1.53%) Electronics
4 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Local Government
5 1 (0.76%) Publishing
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (81.68%) Developer
2 32 (24.43%) .NET Developer
3 22 (16.79%) CRM Developer
4 18 (13.74%) C# Developer
5 17 (12.98%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Developer
7 11 (8.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Mobile Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Windows Mobile Developer
9 8 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.11%) BizTalk Developer
10 7 (5.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.34%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (4.58%) SharePoint Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Database Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Analyst
12 5 (3.82%) Architect
13 4 (3.05%) Consultant
13 4 (3.05%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (55.73%) ASP.NET
2 44 (33.59%) HTML
3 43 (32.82%) CSS
4 35 (26.72%) WCF
5 26 (19.85%) jQuery
6 22 (16.79%) Web Services
7 20 (15.27%) .NET Framework
8 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (9.92%) HTML5
10 10 (7.63%) XML
11 8 (6.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (4.58%) WPF
13 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 6 (4.58%) LINQ
13 6 (4.58%) WinForms
14 5 (3.82%) CSS3
15 4 (3.05%) AngularJS
16 3 (2.29%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (2.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.11%) Pocket PC
3 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.82%) FMCG
5 2 (1.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.90%) Windows
2 9 (6.87%) Windows Mobile
3 8 (6.11%) UNIX
3 8 (6.11%) Windows CE
3 8 (6.11%) Linux
3 8 (6.11%) Windows 8
3 8 (6.11%) Windows Phone 8
3 8 (6.11%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.76%) HPUX
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.66%) CRM
3 30 (22.90%) MVC
4 16 (12.21%) Scrum
5 15 (11.45%) Web Development
6 12 (9.16%) Logistics
7 10 (7.63%) OO
7 10 (7.63%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.87%) TDD
9 8 (6.11%) Migration
9 8 (6.11%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (4.58%) Waterfall
11 5 (3.82%) Time Management
11 5 (3.82%) OOP
11 5 (3.82%) Workflow
12 4 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.05%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.05%) Business Analysis
13 3 (2.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 91 (69.47%) C#
2 56 (42.75%) JavaScript
3 41 (31.30%) SQL
4 13 (9.92%) VB.NET
5 12 (9.16%) Java
6 9 (6.87%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.11%) C++
7 8 (6.11%) Embedded C++
8 7 (5.34%) VB
9 5 (3.82%) C
10 3 (2.29%) VBScript
10 3 (2.29%) Ruby
10 3 (2.29%) VBA
11 2 (1.53%) VC++
11 2 (1.53%) Python
11 2 (1.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.29%) Degree
1 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.53%) ISEB
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) SLA
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 54 (41.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) webMethods
2 5 (3.82%) RedPrairie
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle
4 3 (2.29%) Nintex
5 2 (1.53%) Apple
5 2 (1.53%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.53%) Syclo
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
6 1 (0.76%) McAfee
6 1 (0.76%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.76%) VMware
6 1 (0.76%) Macromedia
6 1 (0.76%) CommVault
6 1 (0.76%) Informatica
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago