The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 27 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.22% 7.48% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.25% 28.07% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 7
Median daily rate £500 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £39.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +5.46%
.NET
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 57 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 30.67% 26.64% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 36
Median daily rate £431 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.21% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £50.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for .NET.

1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) jQuery
4 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
6 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) LINQ
6 8 (38.10%) TDD
7 7 (33.33%) MVC
7 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 7 (33.33%) OOP
7 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 7 (33.33%) SOLID
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) WCF
9 5 (23.81%) Web Development
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) Java
10 4 (19.05%) PHP
10 4 (19.05%) Web Services
10 4 (19.05%) CRM
10 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
10 4 (19.05%) ERP
10 4 (19.05%) Ajax
10 4 (19.05%) Network Security

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) EPiServer Developer
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) jQuery
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) LINQ
4 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 6 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 4 (19.05%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) SOAP
7 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (14.29%) WPF
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
8 2 (9.52%) XML
9 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) OOP
2 7 (33.33%) SOLID
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) ABAP
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) RedGate