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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 21 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 7 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.15% 4.82% 8.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.58% 17.39% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
Average daily rate
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£394 £575 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.52% +47.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £363 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £700 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
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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
48 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 35.29% 27.71% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 12
Average daily rate £388 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £400
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 £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

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

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (33.33%) XML
6 6 (33.33%) CRM
7 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) Ajax
7 5 (27.78%) WCF
8 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (22.22%) JSON
8 4 (22.22%) SSDT
8 4 (22.22%) CSS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (27.78%) 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%) 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%) Microsoft Azure
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 1 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) 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%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.56%) Introscope
4 1 (5.56%) JMeter
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%) Ant
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) CRM Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (44.44%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) Ajax
4 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) WF
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.56%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
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%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) VB6
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC 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 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.56%) Metastorm
2 1 (5.56%) OpenText
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.56%) Vignette
2 1 (5.56%) Siebel