The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 31 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.89% 1.21% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 6.00% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £300 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £51.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.04% +37.68%
.NET Framework
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
84 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 37.33% 20.24% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 17 31
Median daily rate £350 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Median hourly rate - £40.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (33.33%) API Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) API Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript