The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
North West / Lancashire
Rank 18 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 21 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.17% 1.34% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.79% 1.38% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 5
Median daily rate £275 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +19.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 434 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.00% 97.09% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 274 234
Median daily rate £375 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 67 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +49.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £62.50 £46.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Lancashire region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -1 4 £319 +13.83% 1
Fleetwood - 4 £275 -
Chorley - 1 £200 - 1
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (69.57%) C#
3 26 (56.52%) SQL
4 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
5 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
6 22 (47.83%) HTML
7 21 (45.65%) XML
8 20 (43.48%) MVC
9 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
9 19 (41.30%) CSS
10 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (34.78%) VB
12 15 (32.61%) T-SQL
12 15 (32.61%) XSD
13 14 (30.43%) VB6
14 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
15 11 (23.91%) XSL
15 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
16 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
17 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
18 8 (17.39%) WinForms
19 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
19 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
19 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
19 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
20 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
21 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
21 5 (10.87%) TDD
21 5 (10.87%) WPF

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.70%) ClearCase
3 4 (8.70%) Rational Robot
4 2 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 22 (47.83%) HTML
4 21 (45.65%) XML
5 19 (41.30%) CSS
6 15 (32.61%) XSD
7 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
7 11 (23.91%) XSL
8 8 (17.39%) WinForms
9 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
10 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.87%) Web Services
10 5 (10.87%) WPF
11 4 (8.70%) HTML5
11 4 (8.70%) SOAP
11 4 (8.70%) XSLT
12 3 (6.52%) Ajax
12 3 (6.52%) LINQ
12 3 (6.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.17%) Fintech
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) MVC
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (10.87%) TDD
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) OO
5 3 (6.52%) OOD
6 2 (4.35%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (4.35%) Front End Development
6 2 (4.35%) SOLID
6 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Web Development
7 1 (2.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.17%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.17%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C#
2 26 (56.52%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
4 16 (34.78%) VB
5 15 (32.61%) T-SQL
6 14 (30.43%) VB6
7 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.17%) Java
9 1 (2.17%) PHP
9 1 (2.17%) Python
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) HNC
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.17%) Perforce
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