The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 23 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.26% 3.92% 8.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.25% 24.00% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 6
Average daily rate £325 £410 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £400 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £400
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 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.77% 16.34% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 21 18
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -7 10 £356 -13.10% 19
Wirral +12 3 £425 -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) C#
3 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 6 (19.35%) HTML
5 6 (19.35%) MVC
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.13%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) CSS
6 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (12.90%) Google
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
7 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.68%) YouTrack
8 3 (9.68%) Java
8 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
8 3 (9.68%) VB
8 3 (9.68%) Linux
8 3 (9.68%) HP

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (9.68%) Exstream Dialogue
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Jetty
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Exstream
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) FTP
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) IPsec
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.45%) GIS
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.23%) QlikView
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Mercurial
1 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
1 3 (9.68%) YouTrack
2 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) VB Developer
5 2 (6.45%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
4 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) Google Maps API
6 2 (6.45%) XML
7 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
7 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) iOS SDK
7 1 (3.23%) J2EE
7 1 (3.23%) JSON
7 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
7 1 (3.23%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) Servlets
7 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows CE
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) MVC
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) ETL
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Android Development
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) VB6
7 1 (3.23%) LINC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Google
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Unisys
5 1 (3.23%) Motorola
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vitaflo International Limited
Rate: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending upon
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago