The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Compact Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Compact Framework over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank 559 543 511
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -32
Contract jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.024% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
.NET Compact Framework
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12904 12450 11108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.22% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8595 7881 7098
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 245 287
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

.NET Compact Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.NET Compact Framework Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Compact Framework
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Compact Framework Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Compact Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Compact Framework Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Compact Framework
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London -13 3 £375 +7.14%
South East -28 1 £400 +14.28%
South West - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
.NET Compact Framework
UK

.NET Compact Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing .NET Compact 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 Compact Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) ZigBee
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) SQLite
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) OpenVPN
2 4 (80.00%) Assembla
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows CE
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) 802.15
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing .NET Compact 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 Compact Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) FTP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) 802.15
1 4 (80.00%) ZigBee
1 4 (80.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows CE
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C#
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Assembla