The table below looks at the statistics 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.47% 3.78% 2.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.10% 20.00% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate
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£275 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £244 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £390 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.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
42 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.22% 18.91% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 20
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £50.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

.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
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 July 2015, 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 28 (96.55%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
3 17 (58.62%) CSS
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 10 (34.48%) MVC
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (31.03%) jQuery
8 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
8 8 (27.59%) HTML
8 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
9 7 (24.14%) C++
9 7 (24.14%) Web Services
9 7 (24.14%) XML
9 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.69%) TDD
10 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
10 6 (20.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (20.69%) Windows
10 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
11 5 (17.24%) CRM
11 5 (17.24%) Scrum
12 4 (13.79%) WPF
12 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 4 (13.79%) CMS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.45%) Kentico
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) MSTest
4 2 (6.90%) NUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Log4Net
General
1 6 (20.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Database Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (6.90%) CMS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Database Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
2 17 (58.62%) CSS
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (31.03%) jQuery
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 7 (24.14%) Web Services
6 7 (24.14%) XML
7 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.79%) WPF
8 4 (13.79%) REST
9 3 (10.34%) WinForms
10 2 (6.90%) JSON
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (3.45%) WCF
11 1 (3.45%) SOAP
11 1 (3.45%) Ajax
11 1 (3.45%) ELMAH
11 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) MVC
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Web Design
6 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.45%) UML
7 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Marketo
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) SAP