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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 18 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.79% 0.57% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 6.25% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £347
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.NET Framework
England

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
16 16 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.60% 9.14% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 18
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Midlands region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (50.00%) NUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) MSTest
4 3 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (50.00%) SOLID
5 2 (33.33%) Case Management
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) AutoMapper
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MSTest
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) AutoMapper
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) StructureMap
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Case Management
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin