The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 35 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.15% 7.26% 6.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.47% 26.85% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 16
Median daily rate £325 £442 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £241 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £568 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 149 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.66% 27.04% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 102 58
Median daily rate £325 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £541 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £33.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +19.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

.NET
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 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 10 £314 -19.03% 2
Chorley - 5 £250 - 5
Blackpool 0 1 £375 -21.05% 3
Lancaster -1 1 £300 -7.69%
Carnforth - 1 £350 -
Fleetwood - 1 £325 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 43 (72.88%) C#
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 21 (35.59%) SQL Server
3 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET
4 18 (30.51%) HTML
5 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
5 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.42%) VB.NET
7 14 (23.73%) CRM
7 14 (23.73%) WinForms
7 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (23.73%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (22.03%) Visual Studio
9 11 (18.64%) T-SQL
9 11 (18.64%) VB
9 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
10 10 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (16.95%) XML
10 10 (16.95%) MVC
10 10 (16.95%) Entity Framework
11 9 (15.25%) Oracle
11 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (15.25%) VB6
12 8 (13.56%) HTML5
12 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
12 8 (13.56%) XSD
13 7 (11.86%) CSS
13 7 (11.86%) jQuery
13 7 (11.86%) AngularJS

.NET
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 3 (5.08%) ColdFusion
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.69%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.69%) MySQL
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.47%) ClearCase
3 5 (8.47%) Rational Robot
4 3 (5.08%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (5.08%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.69%) NUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 4 (6.78%) Electronics
4 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (88.14%) Developer
2 31 (52.54%) .NET Developer
3 14 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 12 (20.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Developer
6 8 (13.56%) CRM Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
8 5 (8.47%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Consultant
9 4 (6.78%) HTML Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Workflow Developer
10 3 (5.08%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET
2 18 (30.51%) HTML
3 14 (23.73%) WinForms
4 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
5 10 (16.95%) Entity Framework
5 10 (16.95%) XML
6 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (13.56%) HTML5
7 8 (13.56%) XSD
8 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.86%) CSS
8 7 (11.86%) jQuery
9 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (10.17%) WPF
10 5 (8.47%) XSLT
11 4 (6.78%) SOAP
11 4 (6.78%) Web Services
12 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (5.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) iPad
2 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (23.73%) CRM
2 10 (16.95%) MVC
3 6 (10.17%) Web Development
4 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
4 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
4 5 (8.47%) TDD
5 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.78%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (6.78%) Process Management
5 4 (6.78%) Workflow
6 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.08%) ERP
6 3 (5.08%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) SOLID
6 3 (5.08%) Workflow Development
7 2 (3.39%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (72.88%) C#
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.42%) VB.NET
5 11 (18.64%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.64%) VB
6 9 (15.25%) VB6
7 4 (6.78%) Java
8 2 (3.39%) C++
8 2 (3.39%) Delphi
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) Perl
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) SAP
3 4 (6.78%) Telerik
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Nintex
5 1 (1.69%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.69%) Perforce
5 1 (1.69%) Progress
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