The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 31 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 21.23% 11.64% 22.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.97% 45.83% 56.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 17
Average daily rate £338 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 16
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
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
66 48 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 45.21% 25.40% 40.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 38
Average daily rate £338 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.44%
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 average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 22
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

.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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 54 (72.97%) Windows
2 51 (68.92%) C#
3 42 (56.76%) SQL Server
4 37 (50.00%) HTML
5 36 (48.65%) AngularJS
6 33 (44.59%) HTML5
7 31 (41.89%) Windows 10
8 30 (40.54%) RESTful
9 28 (37.84%) Node.js
10 27 (36.49%) SQL
10 27 (36.49%) Visual Studio
10 27 (36.49%) Aurelia
11 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
11 26 (35.14%) .NET Framework
12 24 (32.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
13 23 (31.08%) High Availability
14 22 (29.73%) Windows Phone
14 22 (29.73%) Oracle
15 20 (27.03%) Windows Server
15 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (27.03%) Relational Database
15 20 (27.03%) Siemens
15 20 (27.03%) TCP/IP
15 20 (27.03%) Modbus
16 16 (21.62%) Entity Framework
17 15 (20.27%) MongoDB
17 15 (20.27%) CouchDB
18 14 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
18 14 (18.92%) Sass

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (37.84%) Node.js
2 2 (2.70%) CMS
2 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
1 1 (1.35%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) Modbus
1 20 (27.03%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.03%) Relational Database
3 15 (20.27%) CouchDB
3 15 (20.27%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.35%) Adabas
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) Visual Studio
2 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.92%) git-flow
2 14 (18.92%) jspm
3 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Bower
4 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (9.46%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) French Language
3 2 (2.70%) German Language
3 2 (2.70%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (89.19%) Developer
2 28 (37.84%) C# Developer
3 27 (36.49%) .NET Developer
4 26 (35.14%) Applications Developer
5 22 (29.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Scrum Master
8 3 (4.05%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (2.70%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Umbraco Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Agile Project Manager
10 1 (1.35%) Magento Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (1.35%) PHP Magento Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.00%) HTML
2 36 (48.65%) AngularJS
3 33 (44.59%) HTML5
4 30 (40.54%) RESTful
5 27 (36.49%) Aurelia
6 26 (35.14%) .NET Framework
7 24 (32.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (21.62%) Entity Framework
10 14 (18.92%) LINQ
10 14 (18.92%) Sass
11 13 (17.57%) SAML
12 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
13 5 (6.76%) CSS
13 5 (6.76%) Velocity
14 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (4.05%) jQuery
15 3 (4.05%) Middleware
15 3 (4.05%) Web Services
15 3 (4.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Life Science
2 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.05%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (72.97%) Windows
2 31 (41.89%) Windows 10
3 22 (29.73%) Windows Phone
4 20 (27.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) Linux
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) High Availability
2 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (17.57%) Scrum
4 10 (13.51%) MVC
5 6 (8.11%) Logistics
6 5 (6.76%) WFM
7 4 (5.41%) User Stories
8 3 (4.05%) CRM
8 3 (4.05%) ERP
8 3 (4.05%) Front End Development
8 3 (4.05%) SDLC
8 3 (4.05%) TDD
8 3 (4.05%) Web Development
9 2 (2.70%) Content Development
9 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.70%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.35%) Kanban
10 1 (1.35%) MVVM
10 1 (1.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.92%) C#
2 27 (36.49%) SQL
3 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.57%) TypeScript
5 11 (14.86%) ECMAScript
6 4 (5.41%) Java
7 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) JCL
8 1 (1.35%) NATURAL
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
8 1 (1.35%) VB
8 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.73%) Oracle
3 20 (27.03%) Siemens
4 1 (1.35%) hybris
4 1 (1.35%) SAP
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