The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 24 31 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing .NET 20 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.02% 3.04% 9.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.39% 14.29% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 14
Median daily rate £325 £309 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £256 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £330 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
.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
82 84 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.70% 21.27% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 33
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 10 £323 -0.76% 14
Wirral +1 2 £260 -5.45% 5
Bootle - 1 - -
.NET
North West

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for .NET.

1 24 (54.55%) C#
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
3 13 (29.55%) MVC
4 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) MySQL
6 9 (20.45%) Windows
7 8 (18.18%) IIS
7 8 (18.18%) PHP
8 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
8 7 (15.91%) Project Management
9 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
9 6 (13.64%) Linux
9 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (11.36%) CMS
10 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (11.36%) jQuery
10 5 (11.36%) Java
10 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
11 4 (9.09%) Security Management
11 4 (9.09%) Internet
11 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (9.09%) RHCE
11 4 (9.09%) PMI
11 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 8 (18.18%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.36%) CMS
4 4 (9.09%) Apache
4 4 (9.09%) JBoss
4 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.82%) Umbraco
6 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
1 4 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) QlikView
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Manager
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) AWS Architect
7 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
1 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (11.36%) jQuery
3 4 (9.09%) JSP
3 4 (9.09%) LAMP
3 4 (9.09%) WCF
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (6.82%) CakePHP
4 3 (6.82%) JSON
4 3 (6.82%) REST
4 3 (6.82%) SAML
4 3 (6.82%) SOAP
4 3 (6.82%) Web Services
4 3 (6.82%) WPF
4 3 (6.82%) XML
5 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.55%) Autofac
5 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) PMI
2 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Unix
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) MVC
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Project Management
4 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 4 (9.09%) Line Management
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.09%) Scrum
4 4 (9.09%) Security Management
4 4 (9.09%) TDD
4 4 (9.09%) Web Development
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.82%) OO
5 3 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (6.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) PHP
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.55%) Delphi
8 2 (4.55%) PHP 5
8 2 (4.55%) VB
8 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) MCITP
1 4 (9.09%) MCTS
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 4 (9.09%) RHCE
2 3 (6.82%) AWS Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) UAG
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
1 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Brocade
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.55%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Actuate
4 1 (2.27%) Ektron
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago