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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 2.91% 7.32% 23.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.68% 33.33% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Average daily rate £214 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
31 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 30.10% 21.95% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 5
Average daily rate £300 £350 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 1 - - 1
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (82.35%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 6 (35.29%) OOP
7 6 (35.29%) Node.js
7 6 (35.29%) Twitter
8 5 (29.41%) Project Management
8 5 (29.41%) IIS
9 3 (17.65%) WCF
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) CMS
9 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
9 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
9 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (11.76%) Sitefinity
10 2 (11.76%) Front End Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (35.29%) Node.js
2 5 (29.41%) IIS
3 3 (17.65%) CMS
4 2 (11.76%) Sitefinity
5 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) MSTest
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) HTML5
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
6 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.76%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) Middleware
8 1 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) SOAP
8 1 (5.88%) XHTML
8 1 (5.88%) XSD
8 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) OOP
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.76%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Twitter
3 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
Durham, County Durham
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