The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 55 114 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.37% 37.87% 19.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.46% 77.55% 60.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 20
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£323 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.27% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £351 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
.NET
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
101 147 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 35.56% 48.84% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 57 38
Average daily rate £320 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

.NET
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 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
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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 -4 31 £320 +16.36% 7
Loughborough -1 4 - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £395 - 1
Hinckley - - - -
Lutterworth - - - - 4
Market Harborough - - - - 1
Melton Mowbray - - - -
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 89 (83.18%) C#
2 53 (49.53%) SQL Server
3 49 (45.79%) HTML
4 48 (44.86%) JavaScript
5 43 (40.19%) ASP.NET
6 41 (38.32%) CSS
7 40 (37.38%) SQL
8 30 (28.04%) jQuery
9 27 (25.23%) MVC
10 25 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (19.63%) .NET Framework
12 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
13 19 (17.76%) Oracle
14 18 (16.82%) XML
14 18 (16.82%) XSLT
15 17 (15.89%) Web Services
15 17 (15.89%) HTML5
16 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (14.95%) VB.NET
17 15 (14.02%) Scrum
17 15 (14.02%) WPF
18 14 (13.08%) WinForms
19 13 (12.15%) Visual Studio
20 12 (11.21%) N-Tier
20 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
21 11 (10.28%) WCF
21 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 11 (10.28%) LDAP
21 11 (10.28%) XAML
22 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (8.41%) IIS
2 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.93%) DNN
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (2.80%) Magento
3 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) LDAP
2 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.87%) Intranet
2 2 (1.87%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (49.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) QlikView
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.93%) VLDB
7 1 (0.93%) OLAP
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.61%) NUnit
3 5 (4.67%) Moq
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (1.87%) Toad
6 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.93%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.93%) NSubstitute
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Retail
2 4 (3.74%) Marketing
3 2 (1.87%) Advertising
3 2 (1.87%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 92 (85.98%) Developer
2 50 (46.73%) C# Developer
3 49 (45.79%) .NET Developer
4 30 (28.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (14.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.35%) VB.NET Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.48%) WPF Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.61%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Analyst
12 5 (4.67%) DBA
13 4 (3.74%) Architect
13 4 (3.74%) SQL Server DBA
13 4 (3.74%) SQL DBA
14 3 (2.80%) Consultant
14 3 (2.80%) Senior Developer
14 3 (2.80%) Technical Architect
14 3 (2.80%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (45.79%) HTML
2 43 (40.19%) ASP.NET
3 41 (38.32%) CSS
4 30 (28.04%) jQuery
5 21 (19.63%) .NET Framework
6 18 (16.82%) XML
6 18 (16.82%) XSLT
7 17 (15.89%) Web Services
7 17 (15.89%) HTML5
8 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (14.02%) WPF
10 14 (13.08%) WinForms
11 11 (10.28%) WCF
11 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (9.35%) CSS3
13 8 (7.48%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 8 (7.48%) Castle Windsor
14 6 (5.61%) Ajax
15 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.74%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.80%) User Experience
3 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.93%) DTV
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.93%) Open Source
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.35%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Windows XP
2 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
2 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.23%) MVC
2 25 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.02%) Scrum
4 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
5 8 (7.48%) UML
5 8 (7.48%) Kanban
6 7 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.61%) OO
7 6 (5.61%) CRM
8 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.74%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.74%) MVVM
10 3 (2.80%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.80%) TDD
10 3 (2.80%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.80%) Web Design
10 3 (2.80%) Workflow
11 2 (1.87%) Logistics
12 1 (0.93%) Integration Testing
12 1 (0.93%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 89 (83.18%) C#
2 48 (44.86%) JavaScript
3 40 (37.38%) SQL
4 16 (14.95%) VB.NET
5 11 (10.28%) XAML
6 8 (7.48%) Java
7 6 (5.61%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.61%) VB
8 5 (4.67%) PHP
9 3 (2.80%) C++
9 3 (2.80%) VB6
10 1 (0.93%) PHP5
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) MCSE
3 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Vendors
1 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) SAP
3 4 (3.74%) Telerik
4 3 (2.80%) JD Edwards
4 3 (2.80%) Zend
5 2 (1.87%) Siemens
6 1 (0.93%) Capita
6 1 (0.93%) Motorola
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago