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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.83% 11.11% 11.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.62% 62.86% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 6
Average daily rate
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£613 £375 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
29 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 18.47% 17.68% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 14
Average daily rate £600 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £318 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.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 1 May 2015.

.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 1 May 2015, 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 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) E-Commerce
3 17 (45.95%) C#
4 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
5 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (35.14%) IIS
6 13 (35.14%) SOA
6 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (32.43%) jQuery
7 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (29.73%) MVC
9 10 (27.03%) DNS
9 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
9 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (24.32%) DevOps
10 9 (24.32%) WCF
11 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (21.62%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (16.22%) Web Services
13 6 (16.22%) ITIL
13 6 (16.22%) Windows
14 5 (13.51%) Sitecore
15 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
15 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
15 4 (10.81%) DHCP
15 4 (10.81%) Java
16 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
16 3 (8.11%) SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (35.14%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (21.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) FTP
4 1 (2.70%) Telnet
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
1 2 (5.41%) Electronics
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Architect
1 14 (37.84%) Solutions Architect
2 12 (32.43%) Web Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Web Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Designer
7 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Graduate
8 1 (2.70%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
2 12 (32.43%) jQuery
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (24.32%) WCF
5 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) HTML
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (5.41%) Spring
9 2 (5.41%) JMS
9 2 (5.41%) J2EE
9 2 (5.41%) XML
9 2 (5.41%) EJB
9 2 (5.41%) CSS
9 2 (5.41%) JDBC
9 2 (5.41%) Servlets
9 2 (5.41%) Struts
10 1 (2.70%) XSLT
10 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) DTV
2 1 (2.70%) Statistics
2 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) E-Commerce
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) SOA
4 11 (29.73%) MVC
5 9 (24.32%) DevOps
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.70%) Migration
9 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.70%) Content Management
9 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
1 3 (8.11%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Sitecore
3 3 (8.11%) hybris
3 3 (8.11%) Akamai
4 2 (5.41%) Endeca
4 2 (5.41%) OpenText
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) KANA
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian