The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 7 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 12.82% 24.05% 9.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 52.78% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 9
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £385 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%

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
50 72 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 42.74% 45.57% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 22
Median daily rate £313 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.15% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester 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 Leicester

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for .NET.

1 46 (82.14%) C#
2 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 30 (53.57%) JavaScript
4 28 (50.00%) SQL
5 27 (48.21%) HTML
5 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
5 27 (48.21%) MVC
6 25 (44.64%) CSS
7 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (35.71%) jQuery
10 18 (32.14%) .NET Framework
11 17 (30.36%) Web Services
12 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (25.00%) XML
14 13 (23.21%) XSLT
15 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
16 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
17 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (16.07%) Web Development
19 8 (14.29%) HTML5
19 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
19 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
19 8 (14.29%) Ajax
19 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
19 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
19 8 (14.29%) Oracle
20 7 (12.50%) XSD
20 7 (12.50%) SOAP
20 7 (12.50%) XHTML

.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) PaaS
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) NUnit
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Advertising
3 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (85.71%) Developer
2 24 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 24 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 17 (30.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Software Developer
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (17.86%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (17.86%) Senior Developer
6 10 (17.86%) SQL Developer
7 9 (16.07%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (16.07%) HTML Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 27 (48.21%) HTML
3 25 (44.64%) CSS
4 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (35.71%) jQuery
6 18 (32.14%) .NET Framework
7 17 (30.36%) Web Services
8 14 (25.00%) XML
9 13 (23.21%) XSLT
10 8 (14.29%) Ajax
10 8 (14.29%) HTML5
11 7 (12.50%) SOAP
11 7 (12.50%) XHTML
11 7 (12.50%) XSD
12 6 (10.71%) WCF
13 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
15 3 (5.36%) Sass
15 3 (5.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) EPoS
3 1 (1.79%) iPad
3 1 (1.79%) iPhone
3 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) MVC
2 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.07%) Web Development
4 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.50%) Logistics
6 6 (10.71%) High Availability
7 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) Project Management
7 5 (8.93%) UML
7 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.14%) Change Management
8 4 (7.14%) ITSM
8 4 (7.14%) Scrum
8 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.14%) V-Model
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.36%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.36%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 46 (82.14%) C#
2 30 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 28 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.36%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.79%) MCSD
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.36%) TickIT
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Siemens
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) Perforce
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.79%) Xamarin
Leicester, Leicestershire
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