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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 32 30 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 19.51% 19.74% 43.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.23% 78.95% 87.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 21
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£320 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 7
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
.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
65 38 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 39.63% 25.00% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 27
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 8
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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
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 1 September 2015.

.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 1 September 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 48 (87.27%) C#
2 31 (56.36%) ASP.NET
3 30 (54.55%) HTML
4 26 (47.27%) CSS
5 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
5 23 (41.82%) SQL
6 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 19 (34.55%) MVC
8 18 (32.73%) Visual Studio
9 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 14 (25.45%) Web Services
11 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (21.82%) WCF
12 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (20.00%) HTML5
13 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
13 11 (20.00%) Finance
14 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 10 (18.18%) CSS3
14 10 (18.18%) jQuery
14 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
15 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
15 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
16 8 (14.55%) Windows
16 8 (14.55%) UML
16 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
16 8 (14.55%) VB
16 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (14.55%) V-Model
16 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (7.27%) Node.js
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Drupal
3 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (12.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.27%) CouchDB
5 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.64%) NUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.82%) CocoaPods
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Developer
2 18 (32.73%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Applications Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.64%) VB Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Configuration Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Release Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) VB6 Developer
10 2 (3.64%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) ASP.NET
2 30 (54.55%) HTML
3 26 (47.27%) CSS
4 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 14 (25.45%) Web Services
6 12 (21.82%) WCF
7 11 (20.00%) HTML5
8 10 (18.18%) CSS3
8 10 (18.18%) jQuery
9 7 (12.73%) WinForms
9 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.09%) XML
11 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 4 (7.27%) REST
12 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
12 4 (7.27%) Akka
12 4 (7.27%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Life Science
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.45%) SCADA
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) EPoS
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) Animation
4 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Phone
3 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) MVC
2 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
5 8 (14.55%) V-Model
5 8 (14.55%) UML
6 4 (7.27%) SDLC
7 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.45%) TDD
7 3 (5.45%) Logistics
7 3 (5.45%) Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Web Development
8 2 (3.64%) CRM
9 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.82%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Release Management
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (87.27%) C#
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (14.55%) VB
6 4 (7.27%) C++
6 4 (7.27%) Scala
7 3 (5.45%) VB6
7 3 (5.45%) VBA
8 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) ISO 9001
1 7 (12.73%) TickIT
2 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) Apple
2 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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