The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 23 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 7 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.07% 14.62% 7.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.88% 52.78% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Average daily rate
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£280 £299 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -40.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
.NET
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.04% 27.69% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 16
Average daily rate £300 £308 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -20.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £245 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 16 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (61.11%) Web Application Development
5 10 (55.56%) XML
5 10 (55.56%) Windows
6 9 (50.00%) IIS
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) WCF
6 9 (50.00%) REST
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (44.44%) Web Services
7 8 (44.44%) Release Management
7 8 (44.44%) XPath
7 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (44.44%) XQuery
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (44.44%) HTTP
7 8 (44.44%) MSMQ
7 8 (44.44%) MQSeries
8 6 (33.33%) SOA
8 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 6 (33.33%) OOP
8 6 (33.33%) OO
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) MySQL
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) MVC

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 11 (61.11%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (50.00%) IIS
3 8 (44.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) DB2
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (55.56%) XML
3 9 (50.00%) WCF
3 9 (50.00%) REST
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) MSMQ
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) Middleware
7 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
7 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Google Maps API
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Web Application Development
2 8 (44.44%) Release Management
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 6 (33.33%) OOP
3 6 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) System Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Memory Management
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) XPath
2 8 (44.44%) XQuery
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Google
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