The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.62% 1.23% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.88% 12.50% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
.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
32 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.51% 9.88% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing .NET 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.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (30.00%) CRM
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) WCF
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
10 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (15.00%) RavenDB
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
10 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.00%) AngularJS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) RavenDB
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) C# Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (5.00%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) WCF
4 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.00%) WPF
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) RPG
6 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
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