The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 1 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.44% - 24.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% - 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate £290 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.NET
Cheshire

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 Macclesfield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 7.32% - 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 11
Average daily rate £290 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 12 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) DevExpress
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Telerik
5 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Legal
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) W3C

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VBA Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) XHTML
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) DevExpress
2 2 (25.00%) Telerik