The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentwood 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 7 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 13.51% 3.57% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.71% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
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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 Brentwood region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 37.84% 10.71% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
Average daily rate £375 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 - £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.18 £43.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.67% -
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 Brentwood

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Broadband
2 6 (42.86%) Firmware
2 6 (42.86%) Wireless
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) NAS
2 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) STB
3 5 (35.71%) Telnet
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) DHCP
3 5 (35.71%) FTP
3 5 (35.71%) HTTP
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (21.43%) Java

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Broadband
1 6 (42.86%) Wireless
1 6 (42.86%) NAS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) FTP
2 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 5 (35.71%) Telnet
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Redmine
2 2 (14.29%) Trac
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) STB
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) AccuRev