The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 34 49 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.37% 16.23% 10.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.28% 62.82% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 7
Average daily rate
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£341 £331 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.01% +32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £443 £443
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 £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
.NET
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
69 78 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 23.08% 25.83% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 14
Average daily rate £358 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

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

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 51 (53.68%) C#
2 38 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (32.63%) ASP.NET
5 28 (29.47%) .NET Framework
5 28 (29.47%) WCF
6 26 (27.37%) Web Services
6 26 (27.37%) SQL
7 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (23.16%) HTML
8 22 (23.16%) Scrum
9 20 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 19 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
11 17 (17.89%) CSS
11 17 (17.89%) TDD
11 17 (17.89%) Finance
12 16 (16.84%) MVC
13 15 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (14.74%) jQuery
14 14 (14.74%) REST
14 14 (14.74%) XML
14 14 (14.74%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (13.68%) CRM
15 13 (13.68%) XSLT
15 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
15 13 (13.68%) Web Development
16 12 (12.63%) Dynamics CRM

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (14.74%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (8.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.05%) IIS
4 1 (1.05%) CMS
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.26%) PowerPivot
2 3 (3.16%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Internet
2 4 (4.21%) HTTP
3 2 (2.11%) Intranet
4 1 (1.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (12.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.26%) MySQL
7 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (3.16%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.16%) OLAP
8 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.11%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.05%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (1.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (1.05%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.47%) NUnit
4 7 (7.37%) ReSharper
4 7 (7.37%) NCover
4 7 (7.37%) StyleCop
4 7 (7.37%) MSTest
4 7 (7.37%) NDepend
4 7 (7.37%) MSBuild
4 7 (7.37%) SpecFlow
5 5 (5.26%) NuGet
6 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.05%) JIRA
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
2 4 (4.21%) German Language
3 3 (3.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Games
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (72.63%) Developer
2 28 (29.47%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.74%) C# Developer
4 13 (13.68%) Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Systems Architect
8 4 (4.21%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) ScrumMaster
8 4 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.63%) ASP.NET
2 28 (29.47%) .NET Framework
2 28 (29.47%) WCF
3 26 (27.37%) Web Services
4 22 (23.16%) HTML
5 17 (17.89%) CSS
6 14 (14.74%) XML
6 14 (14.74%) jQuery
6 14 (14.74%) REST
7 13 (13.68%) XSLT
8 12 (12.63%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (9.47%) CSS3
10 8 (8.42%) Ajax
10 8 (8.42%) WF
10 8 (8.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.32%) NHibernate
12 6 (6.32%) SOAP
13 5 (5.26%) HTML5
13 5 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Open Source
2 7 (7.37%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.26%) NHS
3 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.21%) Clustering
4 4 (4.21%) SCADA
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.16%) Windows
2 1 (1.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.16%) Scrum
3 17 (17.89%) TDD
4 16 (16.84%) MVC
5 13 (13.68%) CRM
5 13 (13.68%) Web Development
6 9 (9.47%) Kanban
7 8 (8.42%) Test Scripting
7 8 (8.42%) BDD
7 8 (8.42%) ATDD
8 7 (7.37%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.37%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (7.37%) OO
9 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.26%) ETL
10 5 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) C#
2 26 (27.37%) SQL
3 19 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.63%) Java
5 12 (12.63%) Python
5 12 (12.63%) Ruby
6 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 9 (9.47%) VB
8 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.21%) VBA
10 3 (3.16%) VBScript
11 2 (2.11%) PHP
11 2 (2.11%) VB6
11 2 (2.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (1.05%) PHP5
12 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.05%) C
12 1 (1.05%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.11%) Degree
1 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) TIBCO
3 4 (4.21%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.21%) Akamai
4 2 (2.11%) VMware
4 2 (2.11%) Motorola
5 1 (1.05%) CODA
5 1 (1.05%) Google
5 1 (1.05%) Cognos
5 1 (1.05%) HP
5 1 (1.05%) Citrix
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Rate: £250 - 320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 25 days ago