The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 19 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 19.19% 8.11% 12.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.08% 31.58% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£488 £298 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.86% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £276 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £356 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
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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 Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 26.26% 25.68% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Average daily rate £433 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £269 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £539 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 17 (77.27%) C#
2 15 (68.18%) Visual Studio
3 13 (59.09%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) VB.NET
3 13 (59.09%) Data Structures
4 11 (50.00%) SmartPlant
5 9 (40.91%) Intergraph
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle
6 8 (36.36%) XAML
6 8 (36.36%) MS Access
6 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
6 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) IIS
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (22.73%) SAP
9 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
10 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) Life Science
10 4 (18.18%) WCF
11 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
11 3 (13.64%) HTML
12 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
12 2 (9.09%) Perl
12 2 (9.09%) MySQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 (27.27%) IIS
Business Applications
1 11 (50.00%) SmartPlant
2 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MS Access
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Programmer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Report Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) WCF
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) LINQ
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Data Structures
2 4 (18.18%) Life Science
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) VB.NET
3 8 (36.36%) XAML
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Intergraph
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft