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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.19% 8.87% 2.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.50% 40.00% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 2
Median daily rate £475 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +9.33%
.NET
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
40 45 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 21.62% 22.17% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 3
Median daily rate £350 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

.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 28 July 2016.

.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 28 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for .NET.

1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) Case Management
3 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (46.15%) Office 365
4 12 (46.15%) SDLC
5 11 (42.31%) Skype for Business
5 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
5 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (42.31%) Yammer
5 11 (42.31%) Infor
5 11 (42.31%) Integration Testing
5 11 (42.31%) Retail
5 11 (42.31%) Data Management
5 11 (42.31%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (42.31%) TOGAF
5 11 (42.31%) Document Management
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (42.31%) Business Analysis
5 11 (42.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
5 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (42.31%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (42.31%) SAP

.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 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (42.31%) Skype for Business
3 4 (15.38%) JBoss
3 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (46.15%) Office 365
2 11 (42.31%) Yammer
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (42.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) CRM Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) CRM Technical Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) CRM Architect
3 5 (19.23%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) COM
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) JSON
3 4 (15.38%) RESTful
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.54%) AutoMapper
4 3 (11.54%) StructureMap
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) NHS
3 2 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Case Management
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) SDLC
3 11 (42.31%) Business Analysis
3 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (42.31%) CRM
3 11 (42.31%) Data Management
3 11 (42.31%) Document Management
3 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (42.31%) Integration Testing
3 11 (42.31%) TOGAF
3 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
3 11 (42.31%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 5 (19.23%) Presales
6 3 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Infor
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
1 11 (42.31%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (42.31%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
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