The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 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 Chelmsford 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 11.90% 20.75% 23.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.50% 64.71% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 19.05% 32.08% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 14
Average daily rate £200 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

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

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (62.50%) InfoPath
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) Time Management
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) XHTML
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) IIS
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) ETL
7 1 (12.50%) FTP
7 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Intranet
7 1 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (12.50%) Statistics
7 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (12.50%) GIS
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Automotive
7 1 (12.50%) Replication

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Database Security
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft