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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 28 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.62% 7.50% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 23.08% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 2
Median daily rate £325 £318 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -12.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +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
63 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 38.89% 32.50% 35.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 35
Median daily rate £338 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

.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 24 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) High Availability
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) Siemens
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Modbus
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
7 3 (21.43%) Logistics
7 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) French Language
8 2 (14.29%) German Language
8 2 (14.29%) Italian Language
8 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
8 2 (14.29%) WPF
8 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework

.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 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Modbus
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) French Language
2 2 (14.29%) German Language
2 2 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Developer
2 11 (78.57%) C# Developer
3 10 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) High Availability
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) Siemens