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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 25 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.93% - 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.77% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£330 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £308 £320
% change year-on-year
+10.56% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.87%
.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
53 57 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 24.54% 32.76% 33.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 38
Average daily rate £325 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Average hourly rate £41.75 £23.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.78% -24.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.35 £20.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 2 £330 - 10
Poole - - - - 2
Weymouth - - - -
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (50.00%) Wiki
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (16.67%) OOP
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) SignalR
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) SignalR
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Wiki
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore