The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Middlesex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 22 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.49% 3.77% 4.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.56% 25.00% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £353 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.76% 15.06% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 17
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.NET
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.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

.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 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) CRM
7 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) SAP
8 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma
8 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (18.75%) SOA
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 3 (18.75%) VB
8 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (12.50%) REST
9 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
9 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
9 2 (12.50%) JSON

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (12.50%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) WPF Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) WPF
4 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) SAP PI
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (12.50%) JMS
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.25%) Physics
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) OO
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
1 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) EAI
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) MVVM
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) ESRI
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
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