The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 35.71% 7.69% 14.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 83.33% 33.33% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate £325 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £398
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 £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 42.86% 23.08% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £344 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 2 (20.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
7 2 (20.00%) Intranet
7 2 (20.00%) ERP
7 2 (20.00%) XSLT
7 2 (20.00%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (30.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) React
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
5 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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