The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.07% 1.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -8.53%
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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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 34 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.60% 18.99% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 34
Average daily rate £500 £475 £437
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Midlands region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Midlands region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft