The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Brentwood region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 20.00% 8.11% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 21.43% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
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£165 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £37.25 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 53.33% 37.84% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 2
Average daily rate £238 £213 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £213 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £244
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.66 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.39% -33.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £22.66 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.95 £33.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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.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 23 July 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 23 July 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) PHP
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) NAS
5 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (40.00%) JIRA
5 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 6 (40.00%) Use Case
5 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (40.00%) Redmine
5 6 (40.00%) Trac
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (40.00%) JUnit
5 6 (40.00%) Broadband
5 6 (40.00%) DHCP
5 6 (40.00%) FTP
5 6 (40.00%) HTTP
5 6 (40.00%) Telnet
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
5 6 (40.00%) Firmware
5 6 (40.00%) Bugzilla
5 6 (40.00%) Ruby
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) NAS
2 6 (40.00%) Telnet
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Wireless
2 6 (40.00%) Broadband
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) FTP
2 6 (40.00%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (40.00%) Redmine
1 6 (40.00%) Trac
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
1 6 (40.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
2 1 (6.67%) LINQ
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Use Case
2 5 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (40.00%) Ruby
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (13.33%) AccuRev
3 2 (13.33%) JBoss
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) VMware