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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 14 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.29% 8.29% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.54% 37.21% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Median daily rate £360 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £300 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
.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
65 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.85% 22.28% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 19
Median daily rate £360 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 28 June 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 28 June 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 18 (78.26%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
4 11 (47.83%) jQuery
5 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 9 (39.13%) TDD
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
6 8 (34.78%) LINQ
7 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) SOLID
7 7 (30.43%) CSS
7 7 (30.43%) OOP
7 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) WCF
9 5 (21.74%) Web Development
9 5 (21.74%) Java
10 4 (17.39%) PHP
10 4 (17.39%) CRM
10 4 (17.39%) ERP
10 4 (17.39%) REST
10 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
10 4 (17.39%) Ajax
10 4 (17.39%) Logistics

.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 3 (13.04%) CMS
1 3 (13.04%) EPiServer CMS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) EPiServer Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.35%) Middleware Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SAP Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Software Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
1 11 (47.83%) jQuery
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
2 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
2 8 (34.78%) LINQ
3 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 6 (26.09%) WCF
5 4 (17.39%) Ajax
5 4 (17.39%) REST
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.04%) RESTful
6 3 (13.04%) SOAP
6 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 3 (13.04%) WPF
7 2 (8.70%) HTML5
7 2 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) MVC
1 9 (39.13%) TDD
2 7 (30.43%) OOP
2 7 (30.43%) SOLID
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 4 (17.39%) CRM
5 4 (17.39%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) Logistics
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.35%) MVVM
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) ABAP
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) EPiServer
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) RedGate