The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 33 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.01% 0.41% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.82% 1.45% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £290 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
.NET Framework
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 69 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 35.86% 28.63% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 55 28
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Chester

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

.NET Framework
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Chester region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) XAML
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) ASP Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (50.00%) VB Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XAML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript