The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 60 64 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 22 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.19% 1.64% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.46% 6.99% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £325 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £503 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
.NET Framework
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
295 186 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.41% 23.48% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 89 82
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Average hourly rate £16.16 £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.16% +170.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £29.24 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £43.80 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -7 9 £525 - 4
.NET Framework
North West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) C#
3 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
4 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
6 12 (35.29%) HTML
6 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 12 (35.29%) MVC
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) VB
8 10 (29.41%) Web Services
8 10 (29.41%) OOP
8 10 (29.41%) N-Tier
8 10 (29.41%) Resource Management
8 10 (29.41%) Open Source
8 10 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (26.47%) jQuery
9 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
10 8 (23.53%) CSS
10 8 (23.53%) Entity Framework
11 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 7 (20.59%) XML
12 6 (17.65%) Teradata
12 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
12 6 (17.65%) Java
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle
12 6 (17.65%) Citrix
12 6 (17.65%) OO
12 6 (17.65%) Python
12 6 (17.65%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.65%) IaaS
2 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) ATM
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) Big Data
4 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Team Leader
2 10 (29.41%) Development Team Leader
2 10 (29.41%) .NET Team Leader
2 10 (29.41%) Software Development Team Leader
2 10 (29.41%) Software Team Leader
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Digital Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (8.82%) CRM Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
3 10 (29.41%) Web Services
3 10 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
4 9 (26.47%) jQuery
5 8 (23.53%) Entity Framework
5 8 (23.53%) CSS
6 7 (20.59%) XML
6 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
7 6 (17.65%) WCF
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.76%) RESTful
9 4 (11.76%) LINQ
9 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (5.88%) WF
12 1 (2.94%) HTML5
12 1 (2.94%) CSS3
12 1 (2.94%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) N-Tier
1 10 (29.41%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Tandem
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) MVC
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Resource Management
3 10 (29.41%) OOP
4 6 (17.65%) OO
4 6 (17.65%) Machine Learning
5 5 (14.71%) Workflow
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 3 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.88%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
9 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) VB
4 6 (17.65%) Python
4 6 (17.65%) R
4 6 (17.65%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (17.65%) StatsD
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Citrix
2 6 (17.65%) Teradata
2 6 (17.65%) Tableau
2 6 (17.65%) Apigee
2 6 (17.65%) Mashery
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos
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