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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing .NET 43 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 26.06% 9.79% 20.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.13% 34.15% 60.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 19
Average daily rate £293 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £243 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £308 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £40.25 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
78 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 47.27% 28.67% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 28
Average daily rate £300 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 11 February 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 11 February 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 62 (81.58%) C#
2 48 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 43 (56.58%) Windows
4 40 (52.63%) SQL
5 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
6 36 (47.37%) Visual Studio
7 34 (44.74%) HTML
7 34 (44.74%) .NET Framework
8 32 (42.11%) High Availability
9 28 (36.84%) Oracle
10 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
10 25 (32.89%) Windows Server
11 24 (31.58%) Siemens
11 24 (31.58%) Modbus
11 24 (31.58%) Relational Database
11 24 (31.58%) HTML5
12 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
13 20 (26.32%) AngularJS
14 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET
15 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (23.68%) RESTful
16 16 (21.05%) Node.js
16 16 (21.05%) MVC
16 16 (21.05%) CSS
17 15 (19.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (19.74%) Windows 10
18 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET Web API
19 11 (14.47%) SAML
19 11 (14.47%) Windows Phone
19 11 (14.47%) MongoDB

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 16 (21.05%) Node.js
2 3 (3.95%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
2 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
2 24 (31.58%) Modbus
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 24 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 11 (14.47%) CouchDB
3 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Adabas
6 1 (1.32%) GIS
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 36 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.89%) git-flow
2 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.32%) Bower
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
3 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 10 (13.16%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) French Language
4 1 (1.32%) German Language
4 1 (1.32%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (84.21%) Developer
2 39 (51.32%) .NET Developer
3 37 (48.68%) C# Developer
4 29 (38.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Development Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Umbraco Developer
9 2 (2.63%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Scrum Master
9 2 (2.63%) WCF Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.32%) Release and Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.74%) .NET Framework
1 34 (44.74%) HTML
2 24 (31.58%) HTML5
3 20 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (23.68%) RESTful
6 16 (21.05%) CSS
7 15 (19.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (14.47%) jQuery
9 11 (14.47%) SAML
10 8 (10.53%) Entity Framework
10 8 (10.53%) Web Services
11 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (9.21%) CSS3
12 6 (7.89%) LINQ
12 6 (7.89%) Sass
13 5 (6.58%) Velocity
13 5 (6.58%) WCF
14 3 (3.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Life Science
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (56.58%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Windows Server
3 15 (19.74%) Windows 10
4 11 (14.47%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) High Availability
2 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.05%) MVC
4 9 (11.84%) Logistics
4 9 (11.84%) Scrum
5 6 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (6.58%) TDD
6 5 (6.58%) UML
6 5 (6.58%) V-Model
6 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.58%) WFM
7 4 (5.26%) Front End Development
7 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.63%) MVVM
9 2 (2.63%) SDLC
9 2 (2.63%) User Stories
10 1 (1.32%) Identity Access Management
10 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (81.58%) C#
2 40 (52.63%) SQL
3 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) TypeScript
5 5 (6.58%) ECMAScript
6 3 (3.95%) C++
6 3 (3.95%) Scala
6 3 (3.95%) VB
7 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.32%) Java
8 1 (1.32%) JCL
8 1 (1.32%) NATURAL
8 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (6.58%) ISO 9001
1 5 (6.58%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (36.84%) Oracle
3 24 (31.58%) Siemens
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
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