The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Knutsford region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.84% 2.27% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £440 £318 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +27.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.13% 21.59% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 4
Average daily rate £440 £288 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
Cheshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) JDBC
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Moq
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) JNDI
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
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