The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 26 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 19 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.51% 1.81% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 7.69% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate £293 £301 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +20.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 - £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
.NET Framework
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 65 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.55% 23.47% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 37 63
Average daily rate £300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £358 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 11
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £32.50
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 Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Leicestershire region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Leicestershire region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 19 £293 -2.66%
.NET Framework
East Midlands

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
3 33 (94.29%) Visual Studio
4 31 (88.57%) SQL
5 30 (85.71%) High Availability
6 29 (82.86%) SQL Server
7 26 (74.29%) Oracle
7 26 (74.29%) Windows
8 25 (71.43%) Siemens
8 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
8 25 (71.43%) Modbus
8 25 (71.43%) Relational Database
8 25 (71.43%) Windows Server
9 10 (28.57%) Logistics
10 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
11 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
12 5 (14.29%) Degree
12 5 (14.29%) Life Science
12 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (11.43%) Web Services
13 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
14 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
14 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
14 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
14 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (8.57%) TickIT
14 3 (8.57%) MVC
14 3 (8.57%) Finance
14 3 (8.57%) UML

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) Modbus
1 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (82.86%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.86%) GIS
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (94.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) German Language
3 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 29 (82.86%) C# Developer
3 23 (65.71%) .NET Developer
3 23 (65.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Release and Configuration Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Configuration Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Life Science
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) High Availability
2 10 (28.57%) Logistics
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
3 3 (8.57%) MVC
3 3 (8.57%) UML
3 3 (8.57%) V-Model
3 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.86%) TDD
5 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (88.57%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
1 3 (8.57%) TickIT
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
2 26 (74.29%) Oracle
3 25 (71.43%) Siemens