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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 14 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET 11 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.40% 1.44% 7.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.73% 5.71% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 12
Median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £350 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
37 35 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.24% 25.18% 32.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 45
Median daily rate £350 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 January 2017, 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) SOLID
4 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (8.33%) Spatial Data
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Redback
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) LINQ
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5

.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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Spatial Data
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Excel Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) JSP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) JSP
3 1 (8.33%) LINQ
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Struts
3 1 (8.33%) WinForms
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) SOLID
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) UniBasic
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Redback
2 1 (8.33%) Sun