The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 54.55% 10.71% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 85.71% 37.50% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
Surrey

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 Cobham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cobham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cobham 63.64% 28.57% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Average daily rate £375 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cobham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham region citing .NET 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.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) DSDM
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cobham region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (22.22%) WCF Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) DSDM
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft