The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 31 11
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing .NET 24 4 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.31% 1.65% 15.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.88% 5.80% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 18
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £317 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £325 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £140.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
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
73 69 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 37.44% 28.40% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 34
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Chester

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Chester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Chester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 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 Chester region with a requirement for .NET.

1 25 (73.53%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) MVC
3 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 15 (44.12%) CSS
4 15 (44.12%) HTML
5 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 14 (41.18%) HTML5
5 14 (41.18%) CSS3
6 13 (38.24%) Front End Development
6 13 (38.24%) jQuery
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) Web Development
8 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
8 8 (23.53%) Windows
8 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 7 (20.59%) XML
9 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
10 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
10 6 (17.65%) TDD
11 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (14.71%) WCF
11 5 (14.71%) WPF
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle
11 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.71%) Validation
12 4 (11.76%) Web Design
12 4 (11.76%) Migration
12 4 (11.76%) XAML
12 4 (11.76%) VB

.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) GeoServer
1 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) GIS
2 3 (8.82%) QGIS
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Local Government
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 10 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 9 (26.47%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (26.47%) HTML CSS Developer
4 9 (26.47%) HTML Developer
5 8 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Web Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Applications Developer
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) CSS Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
8 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) CSS
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) CSS3
2 14 (41.18%) HTML5
3 13 (38.24%) jQuery
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.59%) XML
6 5 (14.71%) WCF
6 5 (14.71%) WPF
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
8 3 (8.82%) Ajax
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.94%) OpenLayers
10 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) Front End Development
3 9 (26.47%) Web Development
4 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.65%) TDD
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Validation
7 4 (11.76%) Migration
7 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 4 (11.76%) Web Design
8 3 (8.82%) Open Source
9 2 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (5.88%) ERP
9 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (5.88%) Pair Programming
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.94%) CRM
10 1 (2.94%) ETL
10 1 (2.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) C#
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) VB
5 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.76%) XAML
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Delphi
7 1 (2.94%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) AppSense
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
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