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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 24 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.81% 8.41% 3.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.94% 33.96% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
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 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +12.66%
.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
67 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.90% 24.77% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 30 30
Median daily rate £395 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

.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 30 July 2016.

.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 30 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for .NET.

1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) jQuery
4 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (37.50%) Entity Framework
7 9 (37.50%) LINQ
7 9 (37.50%) CSS
7 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 9 (37.50%) HTML
7 9 (37.50%) TDD
8 8 (33.33%) OOP
8 8 (33.33%) MVC
8 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 8 (33.33%) SOLID
9 6 (25.00%) WCF
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) Web Development
11 4 (16.67%) REST
11 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
11 4 (16.67%) Ajax
11 4 (16.67%) Network Security
11 4 (16.67%) PHP
11 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) CRM

.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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) EPiServer Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared SharePoint Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Manager
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) jQuery
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) LINQ
4 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (25.00%) WCF
6 4 (16.67%) Ajax
6 4 (16.67%) REST
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (12.50%) SOAP
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.33%) HTML5
8 2 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (8.33%) RESTful
8 2 (8.33%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) TDD
2 8 (33.33%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) OOP
2 8 (33.33%) SOLID
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) CRM
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Logistics
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) ABAP
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) EPiServer
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) RedGate