The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework 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 Framework
Rank - 17 9
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 0 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 3.33% 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 17.86% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Average daily rate
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- £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
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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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.54% 18.67% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 18
Average daily rate £575 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Luton

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Akamai
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MQSeries

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Akamai
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO