The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 17 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.81% 16.39% 13.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 68.18% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 20
Median daily rate £365 £413 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £330 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.83 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +29.68%

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
31 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 29.52% 24.04% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 28
Median daily rate £375 £390 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Luton

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Luton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
4 9 (64.29%) SOA
4 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 9 (64.29%) Supplier Management
4 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (64.29%) Business Development
4 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
4 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
4 9 (64.29%) Linked Data
4 9 (64.29%) Presales
4 9 (64.29%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (64.29%) Document Composition
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) WinForms
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
1 9 (64.29%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) LINQ
3 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Linked Data
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Business Development
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Document Composition
2 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) Supplier Management
2 9 (64.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft