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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 46 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 4.55% 29.68% 33.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 61.33% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 16
Average daily rate
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£275 £263 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -15.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £211 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 14
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.70% -
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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
36 75 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 27.27% 48.39% 46.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 24
Average daily rate £275 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 21
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 18 December 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 35 (97.22%) C#
2 22 (61.11%) HTML
3 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 19 (52.78%) CSS
5 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 16 (44.44%) jQuery
7 15 (41.67%) .NET Framework
7 15 (41.67%) Oracle
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 9 (25.00%) MVC
9 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (19.44%) HTML5
11 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
12 6 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (13.89%) IIS
13 5 (13.89%) UML
13 5 (13.89%) WCF
13 5 (13.89%) WPF
14 4 (11.11%) Degree
14 4 (11.11%) Telerik
14 4 (11.11%) CSS3
15 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (8.33%) XAML
15 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET
15 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
15 3 (8.33%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Modbus
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) VLDB
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) C# Developer
3 13 (36.11%) .NET Developer
4 9 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) DBA
8 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Database Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) HTML
2 19 (52.78%) CSS
3 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (44.44%) jQuery
5 15 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (19.44%) HTML5
9 5 (13.89%) WCF
9 5 (13.89%) WPF
10 4 (11.11%) CSS3
11 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET
11 3 (8.33%) XML
11 3 (8.33%) XSLT
11 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (8.33%) JSON
11 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
12 2 (5.56%) Java EE
12 2 (5.56%) Ajax
12 2 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.78%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) VMS
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (13.89%) UML
3 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.33%) MVVM
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.56%) Web Design
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) Scrum
5 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.78%) Android Development
5 1 (2.78%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) XAML
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Telerik
4 2 (5.56%) Siemens
5 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
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