The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 31 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 18.67% 15.58% 18.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.27% 48.00% 52.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 14
Median daily rate £330 £300 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +25.00%
.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
67 50 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 40.36% 32.47% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 35
Median daily rate £336 £300 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for .NET.

1 46 (67.65%) Windows
2 43 (63.24%) C#
2 43 (63.24%) HTML
3 38 (55.88%) HTML5
3 38 (55.88%) AngularJS
4 36 (52.94%) Windows 10
5 34 (50.00%) RESTful
6 31 (45.59%) Aurelia
7 30 (44.12%) Node.js
8 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
8 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
9 27 (39.71%) Windows Phone
10 26 (38.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 17 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (25.00%) Sass
13 17 (25.00%) git-flow
14 16 (23.53%) TypeScript
14 16 (23.53%) MongoDB
14 16 (23.53%) CouchDB
15 15 (22.06%) Entity Framework
16 14 (20.59%) LINQ
16 14 (20.59%) Scrum
16 14 (20.59%) SQL
16 14 (20.59%) ECMAScript
16 14 (20.59%) jspm
17 13 (19.12%) Visual Studio
17 13 (19.12%) SAML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (44.12%) Node.js
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
1 1 (1.47%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Modbus
1 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.53%) CouchDB
2 16 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) Adabas
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (25.00%) git-flow
2 14 (20.59%) jspm
3 13 (19.12%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Bower
5 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.47%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) French Language
3 1 (1.47%) German Language
3 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (85.29%) Developer
2 28 (41.18%) Applications Developer
3 19 (27.94%) .NET Developer
4 13 (19.12%) C# Developer
5 11 (16.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Development Manager
7 5 (7.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.88%) Scrum Master
9 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.94%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Umbraco Developer
11 1 (1.47%) DevOps Administrator
11 1 (1.47%) PHP Magento Developer
11 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (63.24%) HTML
2 38 (55.88%) AngularJS
2 38 (55.88%) HTML5
3 34 (50.00%) RESTful
4 31 (45.59%) Aurelia
5 26 (38.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (25.00%) Sass
8 15 (22.06%) Entity Framework
9 14 (20.59%) LINQ
10 13 (19.12%) SAML
11 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
11 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
11 11 (16.18%) Material Design
12 6 (8.82%) CSS
13 5 (7.35%) Velocity
14 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (4.41%) jQuery
15 3 (4.41%) Middleware
16 2 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.41%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Life Science
4 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (67.65%) Windows
2 36 (52.94%) Windows 10
3 27 (39.71%) Windows Phone
4 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Unix
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (20.59%) Scrum
4 11 (16.18%) MVC
5 10 (14.71%) High Availability
6 5 (7.35%) WFM
7 4 (5.88%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.88%) ERP
7 4 (5.88%) TDD
7 4 (5.88%) User Stories
7 4 (5.88%) Web Development
8 3 (4.41%) Front End Development
8 3 (4.41%) Logistics
8 3 (4.41%) OO
8 3 (4.41%) SDLC
9 2 (2.94%) Content Development
9 2 (2.94%) OOP
9 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.94%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 43 (63.24%) C#
2 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.53%) TypeScript
4 14 (20.59%) ECMAScript
4 14 (20.59%) SQL
5 5 (7.35%) Java
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) C++
7 2 (2.94%) VB
7 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.47%) JCL
8 1 (1.47%) NATURAL
8 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.47%) Scala
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) Siemens
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix
4 1 (1.47%) hybris
4 1 (1.47%) SAP