The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine 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 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 50 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 13 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.66% 8.75% 9.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.71% 58.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Average daily rate £315 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £348 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £451 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
Renfrewshire

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 Erskine region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.55% 15.00% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 13
Average daily rate £320 £450 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +38.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £451 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
1 19 (76.00%) SharePoint
1 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (72.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
3 17 (68.00%) XML
3 17 (68.00%) C#
4 15 (60.00%) Degree
5 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
6 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
8 11 (44.00%) MCSE
8 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (40.00%) Migration
9 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (40.00%) IIS
10 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
11 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
12 7 (28.00%) Content Management
12 7 (28.00%) MCTS
12 7 (28.00%) MCP
13 6 (24.00%) MCSD
13 6 (24.00%) XSD
13 6 (24.00%) VBScript
13 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
13 6 (24.00%) Oracle
13 6 (24.00%) C++

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 19 (76.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (40.00%) IIS
3 6 (24.00%) OpenStack
3 6 (24.00%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
1 5 (20.00%) SSL
1 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (24.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Tools Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) XML
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (24.00%) WinForms
3 6 (24.00%) WPF
3 6 (24.00%) XSD
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
1 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Content Management
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (24.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Web Development
4 5 (20.00%) Validation
5 4 (16.00%) High Availability
5 4 (16.00%) Records Management
5 4 (16.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) PowerShell
2 17 (68.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) COBOL
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) PL/1
4 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (24.00%) VBScript
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (60.00%) Degree
3 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (44.00%) MCSE
6 7 (28.00%) MCP
6 7 (28.00%) MCTS
7 6 (24.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Nintex