The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 18 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.65% 12.39% 13.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.73% 48.21% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.34
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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 56 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.56% 25.69% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 29
Average daily rate £350 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 33 (82.50%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 13 (32.50%) HTML
5 13 (32.50%) SQL
5 13 (32.50%) CSS
5 13 (32.50%) MVC
6 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
8 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) Windows
9 7 (17.50%) CRM
9 7 (17.50%) Games
9 7 (17.50%) Scrum
9 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (17.50%) WCF
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (15.00%) jQuery
10 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (12.50%) WPF
11 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
12 4 (10.00%) IIS
12 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
12 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
12 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (10.00%) Mobile App

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (10.00%) IIS
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.50%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.50%) Moq
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) NUnit
3 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (17.50%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.00%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) WPF Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
2 13 (32.50%) HTML
2 13 (32.50%) CSS
3 8 (20.00%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) WCF
5 6 (15.00%) jQuery
6 5 (12.50%) WPF
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.50%) WinForms
8 3 (7.50%) Middleware
9 2 (5.00%) XHTML
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.00%) HTML5
9 2 (5.00%) Sass
9 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.50%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) MVC
3 7 (17.50%) CRM
3 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.50%) Game Development
5 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (7.50%) TDD
5 3 (7.50%) Content Management
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.50%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.00%) UML
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Test-First Development
6 2 (5.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) C++
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) XAML
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) VB6
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.50%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) Cadence
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle