The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 13 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 39.39% 10.53% 37.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 72.22% 33.33% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 20
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£325 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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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 Crewe region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 6 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 54.55% 31.58% 62.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 29
Average daily rate £325 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
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 £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

.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 31 October 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 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Back Office
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) VB
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) WinForms
5 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
5 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.52%) Middleware
8 2 (9.52%) JBoss
8 2 (9.52%) Apache
8 2 (9.52%) CSS
8 2 (9.52%) SOAP
8 2 (9.52%) PHP
8 2 (9.52%) Java
8 2 (9.52%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) XSD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (28.57%) Back Office
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Software Development Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
1 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 6 (28.57%) WinForms
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
3 3 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) XSD
4 2 (9.52%) XSLT
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
1 5 (23.81%) SOA
1 5 (23.81%) MVC
2 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
2 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (4.76%) MVVM
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) VB
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat