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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 29 72 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 19.33% 43.11% 24.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 78.38% 87.80% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 10
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£320 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
.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
37 82 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 24.67% 49.10% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 22
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 27 August 2014.

.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 27 August 2014, 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 (84.38%) C#
2 41 (64.06%) SQL Server
3 31 (48.44%) HTML
4 28 (43.75%) CSS
5 27 (42.19%) SQL
6 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
7 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 22 (34.38%) MVC
9 20 (31.25%) jQuery
10 17 (26.56%) .NET Framework
11 16 (25.00%) Oracle
12 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
13 14 (21.88%) VB.NET
13 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
15 10 (15.63%) WCF
15 10 (15.63%) HTML5
16 9 (14.06%) IIS
17 7 (10.94%) Windows
17 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
18 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
18 6 (9.38%) CSS3
18 6 (9.38%) XML
18 6 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
18 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
18 6 (9.38%) WPF
19 5 (7.81%) WinForms
19 5 (7.81%) UML
19 5 (7.81%) T-SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 9 (14.06%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.56%) Drupal
3 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (3.13%) Magento
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.13%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (64.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) QlikView
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.56%) VLDB
6 1 (1.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.25%) NUnit
2 4 (6.25%) Moq
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (3.13%) Toad
5 1 (1.56%) NSubstitute
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Publishing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (90.63%) Developer
2 33 (51.56%) .NET Developer
3 32 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 19 (29.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (17.19%) VB.NET Developer
6 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.69%) DBA
10 3 (4.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Magento Developer
11 2 (3.13%) SQL DBA
11 2 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Database Analyst
11 2 (3.13%) Consultant
11 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) HTML
2 28 (43.75%) CSS
3 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 20 (31.25%) jQuery
5 17 (26.56%) .NET Framework
6 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (15.63%) HTML5
7 10 (15.63%) WCF
8 6 (9.38%) WPF
8 6 (9.38%) CSS3
8 6 (9.38%) XML
8 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (7.81%) WinForms
9 5 (7.81%) Web Services
10 4 (6.25%) XSLT
10 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (6.25%) StructureMap
10 4 (6.25%) NHibernate
11 3 (4.69%) JSON
11 3 (4.69%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.56%) Smartcard
2 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) MVC
2 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (7.81%) Scrum
3 5 (7.81%) UML
4 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.25%) MVVM
4 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 3 (4.69%) OO
5 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.13%) CRM
6 2 (3.13%) TDD
6 2 (3.13%) Web Design
6 2 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.56%) Wealth Management
7 1 (1.56%) Clinical Data Management
7 1 (1.56%) BDD
7 1 (1.56%) Migration
7 1 (1.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (84.38%) C#
2 27 (42.19%) SQL
3 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.81%) VB
6 4 (6.25%) Java
7 3 (4.69%) XAML
7 3 (4.69%) VB6
7 3 (4.69%) PHP
8 2 (3.13%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.56%) MCSE
3 1 (1.56%) MCSA
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Telerik
4 2 (3.13%) Zend
4 2 (3.13%) Siemens
4 2 (3.13%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
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