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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing .NET 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.27% 2.94% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 40.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 13.64% 7.35% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £463 £250 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

.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 25 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) CODA
2 1 (33.33%) CODA-Financials

.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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
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%) Support Manager
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%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CODA
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos