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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.67% 9.95% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 54.29% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 5
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £266 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
Surrey

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
26 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.85% 18.32% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.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
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 5 February 2016, 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 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) CMS
6 5 (26.32%) Content Management
6 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 4 (21.05%) Ajax
7 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) DTS
8 3 (15.79%) FTP
8 3 (15.79%) JBoss
8 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (15.79%) VBScript
8 3 (15.79%) DHTML
8 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (26.32%) CMS
1 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Domino
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.26%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) DTS
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (15.79%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Umbraco Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Games Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) Ajax
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) DHTML
4 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) WinForms
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Reactive Extensions
5 2 (10.53%) Task Parallel Library
5 2 (10.53%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Game Development
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) SOLID
5 2 (10.53%) Test-First Development
5 2 (10.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) VBScript
5 2 (10.53%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) LotusScript
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cadence
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Lotus
3 1 (5.26%) Rackspace