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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 55 54 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 16.03% 14.75% 10.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.22% 58.06% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £428 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
.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
87 93 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 25.36% 25.41% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 64 25
Average daily rate £315 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £313 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

.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 August 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 August 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 60 (54.55%) C#
2 50 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 48 (43.64%) ASP.NET
4 39 (35.45%) SQL
5 34 (30.91%) HTML
6 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 30 (27.27%) TDD
8 28 (25.45%) Microsoft
9 25 (22.73%) CSS
10 23 (20.91%) MVC
11 22 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 22 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 20 (18.18%) CRM
13 18 (16.36%) SharePoint
13 18 (16.36%) Oracle
13 18 (16.36%) jQuery
14 17 (15.45%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (15.45%) Windows
15 16 (14.55%) Web Services
15 16 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (14.55%) .NET Framework
16 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (13.64%) Visual Studio
17 14 (12.73%) XML
18 13 (11.82%) WinForms
18 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (11.82%) WCF
19 12 (10.91%) NServiceBus
19 12 (10.91%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 18 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.91%) NServiceBus
3 9 (8.18%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (7.27%) IIS
5 6 (5.45%) CMS
5 6 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.55%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.82%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.91%) Node.js
8 1 (0.91%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Office
1 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.91%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) IaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Internet
2 5 (4.55%) HTTP
3 3 (2.73%) Intranet
4 2 (1.82%) SMTP
4 2 (1.82%) DNS
4 2 (1.82%) SSL
5 1 (0.91%) Extranet
5 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.18%) Oracle Database
5 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.36%) MySQL
7 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.82%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.91%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.73%) NUnit
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.91%) Subversion
6 1 (0.91%) Selenium
6 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Advertising
3 2 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (68.18%) Developer
2 34 (30.91%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.91%) C# Developer
4 9 (8.18%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (7.27%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (7.27%) Architect
6 6 (5.45%) Web Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Applications Support
6 6 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Applications Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Development Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) Systems Architect
9 3 (2.73%) Data Migration Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Developer
10 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (43.64%) ASP.NET
2 34 (30.91%) HTML
3 25 (22.73%) CSS
4 18 (16.36%) jQuery
5 16 (14.55%) Web Services
5 16 (14.55%) .NET Framework
6 14 (12.73%) XML
7 13 (11.82%) WinForms
7 13 (11.82%) WCF
8 10 (9.09%) Ajax
8 10 (9.09%) SOAP
8 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (7.27%) XSLT
11 7 (6.36%) Middleware
11 7 (6.36%) REST
11 7 (6.36%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.45%) Entity Framework
12 6 (5.45%) ADO.NET
12 6 (5.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.45%) NHS
2 4 (3.64%) Clustering
3 2 (1.82%) Social Media
3 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.91%) User Experience
4 1 (0.91%) SCADA
4 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.45%) Windows
2 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.27%) TDD
3 23 (20.91%) MVC
4 20 (18.18%) CRM
5 17 (15.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (10.00%) Scrum
7 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.27%) Asset Management
9 6 (5.45%) ETL
10 5 (4.55%) ITIL
10 5 (4.55%) Web Development
10 5 (4.55%) Functional Programming
10 5 (4.55%) BDD
10 5 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (4.55%) Data Transformation
11 4 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (2.73%) DevOps
12 3 (2.73%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (54.55%) C#
2 39 (35.45%) SQL
3 33 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 22 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.36%) VB6
5 7 (6.36%) VB
6 6 (5.45%) VBScript
7 3 (2.73%) PHP
7 3 (2.73%) Java
8 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.91%) XAML
9 1 (0.91%) C
9 1 (0.91%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) ISEB
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) SCOM
1 1 (0.91%) Puppet
1 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.36%) Oracle
3 6 (5.45%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.64%) Akamai
4 4 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (1.82%) VMware
5 2 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (0.91%) NetApp
6 1 (0.91%) Cognos
6 1 (0.91%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.91%) SaltStack