The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 23 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.65% 9.88% 13.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.27% 44.44% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
.NET
Bedfordshire

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
44 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 20.37% 22.22% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 16
Average daily rate £400 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £368
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 £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET
2 32 (78.05%) C#
3 26 (63.41%) Git (software)
4 23 (56.10%) E-Commerce
5 22 (53.66%) TeamCity
5 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (46.34%) Scrum
6 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
7 18 (43.90%) HTML
7 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
8 17 (41.46%) Windows
9 16 (39.02%) IIS
9 16 (39.02%) MVC
10 14 (34.15%) TDD
11 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
12 11 (26.83%) Web Services
13 10 (24.39%) VB
13 10 (24.39%) JIRA
13 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
13 10 (24.39%) DevOps
13 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (24.39%) Confluence
14 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
14 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
15 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (17.07%) SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 16 (39.02%) IIS
2 10 (24.39%) Confluence
3 3 (7.32%) CMS
3 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.44%) SugarCRM
5 1 (2.44%) Drupal
5 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DHCP
1 2 (4.88%) FTP
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (63.41%) Git (software)
2 22 (53.66%) TeamCity
3 10 (24.39%) JIRA
3 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (12.20%) FinalBuilder
5 4 (9.76%) Log4Net
6 3 (7.32%) Artifactory
6 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.44%) MSTest
7 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Configuration Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET
2 18 (43.90%) HTML
3 11 (26.83%) Web Services
4 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.20%) WCF
6 4 (9.76%) MSMQ
6 4 (9.76%) XML
6 4 (9.76%) XSLT
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.32%) jQuery
7 3 (7.32%) XSD
8 2 (4.88%) Silverlight
9 1 (2.44%) RESTful
9 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.44%) LINQ
9 1 (2.44%) WPF
9 1 (2.44%) WF
9 1 (2.44%) CSS
9 1 (2.44%) SOAP
9 1 (2.44%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) CMDB
2 1 (2.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) E-Commerce
2 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Scrum
4 16 (39.02%) MVC
5 14 (34.15%) TDD
6 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
7 10 (24.39%) DevOps
8 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
9 7 (17.07%) OO
10 5 (12.20%) Kanban
10 5 (12.20%) Agile Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Web Development
10 5 (12.20%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
12 2 (4.88%) Workflow
12 2 (4.88%) DSDM
12 2 (4.88%) OOP
12 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
13 1 (2.44%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) C#
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
4 10 (24.39%) VB
5 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.76%) Puppet
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Neolane
3 1 (2.44%) Unica
3 1 (2.44%) Sybase
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
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