The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing .NET 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.22% 4.44% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 21.05% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.67% 21.11% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £275 £225 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -47.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chelmsford region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 17 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chelmsford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft