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 26 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 14 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 10.14% 19.87% 25.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.82% 57.69% 58.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 10
Average daily rate
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£275 £255 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £228 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £304 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 11
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
.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
44 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 31.88% 34.44% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 21
Average daily rate £275 £235 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £212 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 19
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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
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 January 2015, 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 23 (95.83%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 17 (70.83%) jQuery
4 15 (62.50%) CSS
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (29.17%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (25.00%) CSS3
8 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (25.00%) Oracle
8 6 (25.00%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) JSON
10 4 (16.67%) Ajax
10 4 (16.67%) IIS
10 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (12.50%) LINQ
11 3 (12.50%) Web Services
11 3 (12.50%) XML
11 3 (12.50%) XSLT
11 3 (12.50%) SQL
11 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (8.33%) Web Design
12 2 (8.33%) Telerik
12 2 (8.33%) Subversion
12 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Toad
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) MSTest
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 13 (54.17%) .NET Developer
4 10 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Database Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) DBA
8 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
2 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) jQuery
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (29.17%) HTML5
6 6 (25.00%) CSS3
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.83%) JSON
8 4 (16.67%) Ajax
8 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (12.50%) LINQ
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) XSLT
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) VMS
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.33%) Web Design
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Android Development
4 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Telerik
3 1 (4.17%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £342 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago