The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Crewe region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 23.08% 17.07% 32.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 35.00% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate £375 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 23.08% 48.78% 67.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 12
Average daily rate £375 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
Cheshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe 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 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) WinForms
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Informatics
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Team Leader
1 9 (69.23%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) WinForms
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
Crewe, Cheshire
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