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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 7.23% 17.07% 13.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 53.85% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
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£275 £260 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
12 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 14.46% 31.71% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate £275 £260 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.16 £14.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% -55.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (73.33%) jQuery
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) MVC
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 6 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Banking
6 5 (33.33%) Web Development
6 5 (33.33%) VBA
7 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (26.67%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
8 3 (20.00%) WCF
8 3 (20.00%) HTML
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (13.33%) Back Office
9 2 (13.33%) CSS3
9 2 (13.33%) HTML5
10 1 (6.67%) MVVM
10 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VBA Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) jQuery
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) CSS3
7 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
8 1 (6.67%) Sass
8 1 (6.67%) LESS
8 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) KVM
1 1 (6.67%) iptables
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
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