The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 8.33% 14.29% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£463 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.77% -15.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%
.NET
West Midlands

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 Herefordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 29.17% 14.29% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £325 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -15.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Hereford - - - - 1
Ross-on-Wye - - - - 1
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) UI Developer
2 2 (40.00%) UI Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) LINQ
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript