The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / Midlands
Rank 18 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.54% 3.05% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.79% 36.36% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £600 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
19 11 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.10% 8.40% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 10
Median daily rate £600 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for .NET.

1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (54.55%) REST
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL

.NET
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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) nginx
3 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
4 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (9.09%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) IaaS
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Riak
6 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
6 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (9.09%) Power BI
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MSTest
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) GoCD
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) CRM Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) Django
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) CoreOS
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) SOLID
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) Go
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) Scala
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Control-M
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 2 (18.18%) Mesos
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) rkt
1 2 (18.18%) Unicenter
1 2 (18.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) New Relic
4 1 (9.09%) Infor
4 1 (9.09%) MuleSoft
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (9.09%) Talend
4 1 (9.09%) Xamarin