The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 3 2 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs citing .NET 67 81 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.39% 29.24% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.47% 56.25% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 9
Median daily rate £331 £285 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.22% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £360 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.35 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.31% +27.23%

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
123 144 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.12% 51.99% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 75 37
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £264 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +29.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 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 19 January 2017.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +2 24 £355 +21.36% 14
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 £313 -
Loughborough - 1 - -
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 113 (91.13%) C#
2 64 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 54 (43.55%) MVC
4 51 (41.13%) JavaScript
4 51 (41.13%) SQL
5 46 (37.10%) HTML
5 46 (37.10%) CSS
6 43 (34.68%) E-Commerce
6 43 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
8 32 (25.81%) XML
8 32 (25.81%) jQuery
9 31 (25.00%) TDD
9 31 (25.00%) XSLT
9 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 31 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (20.16%) .NET Framework
10 25 (20.16%) Web Services
11 19 (15.32%) Visual Studio
11 19 (15.32%) Scrum
12 15 (12.10%) Software Engineering
12 15 (12.10%) VB.NET
12 15 (12.10%) Finance
13 14 (11.29%) Retail
14 13 (10.48%) T-SQL
14 13 (10.48%) HTML5
14 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
16 11 (8.87%) SQL Server 2012

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (4.03%) CMS
2 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.42%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.42%) WordPress
4 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.81%) Documentum
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.61%) PaaS
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.61%) Modbus
3 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.65%) Subversion
3 4 (3.23%) NUnit
4 2 (1.61%) Moq
4 2 (1.61%) Selenium
4 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) gulp
5 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 15 (12.10%) Finance
2 14 (11.29%) Retail
3 6 (4.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 108 (87.10%) Developer
2 77 (62.10%) C# Developer
3 72 (58.06%) .NET Developer
4 62 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (21.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 27 (21.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (14.52%) XML Developer
7 18 (14.52%) XML XSLT Developer
8 16 (12.90%) SQL Developer
9 15 (12.10%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (9.68%) HTML CSS Developer
10 12 (9.68%) HTML Developer
10 12 (9.68%) Software Developer
11 11 (8.87%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (8.87%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (8.87%) Senior Developer
11 11 (8.87%) Software Engineer
11 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Developer
12 10 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (51.61%) ASP.NET
2 46 (37.10%) CSS
2 46 (37.10%) HTML
3 32 (25.81%) jQuery
3 32 (25.81%) XML
4 31 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (25.00%) XSLT
5 25 (20.16%) .NET Framework
5 25 (20.16%) Web Services
6 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (10.48%) HTML5
7 9 (7.26%) AngularJS
8 8 (6.45%) Ajax
8 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (6.45%) SOAP
8 8 (6.45%) WCF
9 7 (5.65%) Entity Framework
9 7 (5.65%) XHTML
9 7 (5.65%) XSD
10 6 (4.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.65%) User Experience
4 6 (4.84%) iPad
4 6 (4.84%) iPhone
5 5 (4.03%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.81%) CCTV
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) EPoS
6 1 (0.81%) Physics
6 1 (0.81%) SCADA
6 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.84%) Apple iOS
1 6 (4.84%) Windows
2 5 (4.03%) Android
3 3 (2.42%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.55%) MVC
2 43 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.68%) E-Commerce
3 31 (25.00%) TDD
4 19 (15.32%) Scrum
5 15 (12.10%) Software Engineering
6 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.06%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (8.06%) Web Development
8 8 (6.45%) Logistics
9 7 (5.65%) UML
9 7 (5.65%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.84%) High Availability
10 6 (4.84%) iOS Development
10 6 (4.84%) V-Model
11 5 (4.03%) Android Development
11 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.03%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (4.03%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 113 (91.13%) C#
2 51 (41.13%) JavaScript
2 51 (41.13%) SQL
3 15 (12.10%) VB.NET
4 13 (10.48%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.84%) Apple Swift
5 6 (4.84%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.23%) PHP
7 3 (2.42%) Delphi
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) Java
8 1 (0.81%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (8.06%) Degree
2 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.81%) MCSD
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.42%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle
3 7 (5.65%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.23%) Adobe
5 3 (2.42%) Siemens
6 1 (0.81%) Ektron
6 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.81%) Perforce
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
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