The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Macclesfield region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 21.95% 21.95% 40.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.00% 90.00% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £240 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -28.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 29.27% 24.39% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Average daily rate £338 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.NET
Cheshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) WinForms
2 7 (38.89%) Resource Management
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Back Office
5 2 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) WinRT
6 1 (5.56%) PKI
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
6 1 (5.56%) Dojo
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) LDAP
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Team Leader
1 10 (55.56%) Development Team Leader
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Team Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Software Development Team Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Software Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) WinForms
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Dojo
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) WinRT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Resource Management
2 1 (5.56%) OO
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) XAML
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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