The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 16 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.78% 1.49% 25.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 20.00% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £500 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.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
10 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 13.89% 7.46% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 14
Median daily rate £335 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Macclesfield 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 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 2 May 2016, 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for .NET.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) DevExpress
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Telerik
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) BMC
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET 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 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
1 2 (25.00%) CentOS
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) DevExpress
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Telerik
2 2 (25.00%) VMware