The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lichfield 66.67% - 100.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£363 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
.NET
Staffordshire

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 Lichfield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lichfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lichfield 66.67% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £363 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Lichfield

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Lichfield

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lichfield 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) VB6
6 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (16.67%) V-Model
6 1 (16.67%) VCP4
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) WPF
6 1 (16.67%) LINQ
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lichfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) DSDM
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VCP4
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared