The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 25 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 7 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.67% 8.75% 11.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.28% 33.33% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £494 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.11% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £463 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £700 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
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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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 38.00% 26.25% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 14
Average daily rate £425 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 16 (88.89%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
6 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (33.33%) CRM
7 6 (33.33%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (27.78%) Ajax
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) SSDT
9 4 (22.22%) WCF
9 4 (22.22%) JSON
9 4 (22.22%) CSS
9 4 (22.22%) IIS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (22.22%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) DMZ
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) SSDT
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
4 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) Gradle
4 1 (5.56%) PhantomJS
4 1 (5.56%) JMeter
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) Ajax
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) JSON
6 4 (22.22%) WCF
7 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET
8 2 (11.11%) WF
8 2 (11.11%) RESTful
8 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
9 1 (5.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) API Development
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
7 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) vCloud
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) EPiServer