The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 26 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 16 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.66% 1.08% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 5.66% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Average daily rate
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£463 £280 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.17% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £276 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £356 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 53 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.99% 19.13% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 28 34
Average daily rate £350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) C#
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) TDD
6 14 (43.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (37.50%) WCF
7 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) Web Services
8 10 (31.25%) Scrum
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (31.25%) BDD
9 9 (28.13%) NHibernate
9 9 (28.13%) NUnit
9 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
9 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.00%) SQL
10 8 (25.00%) CRM
10 8 (25.00%) MVC
10 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (25.00%) SpecFlow
10 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (21.88%) ATDD
11 7 (21.88%) MSBuild
11 7 (21.88%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (21.88%) NCover
11 7 (21.88%) StyleCop
11 7 (21.88%) MSTest
11 7 (21.88%) NDepend

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
1 9 (28.13%) NUnit
2 8 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 7 (21.88%) MSBuild
3 7 (21.88%) ReSharper
3 7 (21.88%) NCover
3 7 (21.88%) StyleCop
3 7 (21.88%) MSTest
3 7 (21.88%) NDepend
4 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (15.63%) NuGet
6 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 2 (6.25%) Selenium
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (6.25%) JMeter
7 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (3.13%) Moq
7 1 (3.13%) NBehave
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
1 4 (12.50%) German Language
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Architect
6 2 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 12 (37.50%) WCF
4 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 9 (28.13%) NHibernate
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.75%) WPF
8 4 (12.50%) jQuery
8 4 (12.50%) Spring.NET
8 4 (12.50%) CSS3
9 3 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (9.38%) Castle Windsor
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.38%) HTML5
10 2 (6.25%) WF
10 2 (6.25%) XSLT
10 2 (6.25%) WinForms
10 2 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (18.75%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) BDD
3 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) MVC
4 8 (25.00%) CRM
5 7 (21.88%) ATDD
5 7 (21.88%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (15.63%) Pair Programming
7 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (9.38%) MVVM
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.38%) AOP
8 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Coaching
9 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 4 (12.50%) XAML
5 3 (9.38%) Ruby
5 3 (9.38%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Capita
4 1 (3.13%) Motorola
4 1 (3.13%) CODA