The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 26 17 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.30% 6.35% 2.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 24.49% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Median daily rate £375 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -7.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
.NET Framework
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 49 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 44.16% 25.93% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 38
Median daily rate £338 £318 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.29% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 22
Median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £31.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Leicester region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 22 (88.00%) High Availability
3 21 (84.00%) Windows
4 20 (80.00%) Oracle
5 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
5 19 (76.00%) Siemens
5 19 (76.00%) Modbus
5 19 (76.00%) Relational Database
5 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (24.00%) Logistics
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (16.00%) Life Science
10 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
11 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
11 2 (8.00%) REST
11 2 (8.00%) TDD
11 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (8.00%) Degree

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Modbus
1 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (76.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) French Language
2 2 (8.00%) German Language
2 2 (8.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (92.00%) C# Developer
3 18 (72.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (72.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Life Science
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) High Availability
2 6 (24.00%) Logistics
3 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) Oracle
3 19 (76.00%) Siemens