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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 10.98% 17.65% 13.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.25% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Average daily rate
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£286 £285 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% -8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £373 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
.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
16 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 19.51% 35.29% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Average daily rate £285 £260 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £355 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.16 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.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
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 22 May 2015. 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 -7 1 £313 +0.80% 2
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
3 7 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (25.00%) MVVM
6 3 (25.00%) LESS
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (8.33%) CSS3
8 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
2 7 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (25.00%) LESS
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) MVVM
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) WFM
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) iptables
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
County Durham
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: 300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 per day - 6 Month Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
County Durham
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago