The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 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 Derby 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 13.45% 8.33% 10.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.00% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 3
Average daily rate £313 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +27.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 10 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 21.01% 16.67% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 20
Average daily rate £325 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
Derbyshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Derby

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Derby region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 18 (75.00%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) MVC
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
4 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (33.33%) jQuery
5 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (29.17%) Scrum
6 7 (29.17%) SOA
6 7 (29.17%) TDD
6 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) CSS3
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 4 (16.67%) Kanban
9 4 (16.67%) WCF
9 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (16.67%) NServiceBus
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (12.50%) Ajax
10 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 2 (8.33%) CRM
11 2 (8.33%) UML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 4 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (33.33%) jQuery
2 8 (33.33%) HTML5
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (16.67%) WCF
5 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (4.17%) REST
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.17%) JSON
8 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
2 7 (29.17%) SOA
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 4 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
6 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) VB6
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft