The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 14.41% 15.63% 13.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.67% 65.22% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £247 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £395 £287
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
.NET
North East

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 Durham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 25.42% 23.96% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 3
Average daily rate £250 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +1.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 1
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £13.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +147.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Durham

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Durham region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Durham region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Darlington 0 16 £325 +35.41% 3
Stockton-on-Tees - - - - 1
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 (76.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 13 (61.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) jQuery
5 11 (52.38%) InfoPath
6 10 (47.62%) B2B
6 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 9 (42.86%) XML
7 9 (42.86%) Extranet
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (38.10%) Finance
8 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 7 (33.33%) Web Services
10 6 (28.57%) HTTP
10 6 (28.57%) REST
11 5 (23.81%) CSS
12 4 (19.05%) HTML
12 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (19.05%) User Experience
13 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
13 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (14.29%) Publishing
13 3 (14.29%) CMS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 16 (76.19%) SharePoint
2 13 (61.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Sitefinity
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Kentico
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) InfoPath
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Extranet
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Writer
4 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Author
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Author
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
2 11 (52.38%) jQuery
3 9 (42.86%) XML
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) REST
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) CSS3
8 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (9.52%) WCF
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) B2B
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Database Security
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.76%) EPiServer
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago