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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.58% 5.06% 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 21.43% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
.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
35 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.68% 23.60% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 5
Median daily rate £410 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

.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 30 August 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 30 August 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 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 18 (69.23%) Case Management
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (46.15%) TOGAF
6 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
6 12 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 12 (46.15%) CRM
6 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (46.15%) SDLC
6 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
6 12 (46.15%) Office 365
7 11 (42.31%) Skype for Business
7 11 (42.31%) Infor
7 11 (42.31%) Integration Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Yammer
7 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (42.31%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (42.31%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
7 11 (42.31%) SAP
7 11 (42.31%) Oracle

.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 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (42.31%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (46.15%) 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
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) MSTest
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 11 (42.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) CRM Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) CRM Technical Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) 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
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) CRM 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 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) COM
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
3 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
3 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
3 5 (19.23%) JSON
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.54%) AutoMapper
5 3 (11.54%) Spring
5 3 (11.54%) StructureMap
6 2 (7.69%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) RESTful
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (3.85%) EDI
7 1 (3.85%) HTML
7 1 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) 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
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Case Management
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 12 (46.15%) CRM
3 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (46.15%) SDLC
3 12 (46.15%) TOGAF
3 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 12 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
4 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (42.31%) Data Management
4 11 (42.31%) Document Management
4 11 (42.31%) Integration Testing
5 6 (23.08%) MVC
6 5 (19.23%) Presales
7 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Data Architecture
9 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.85%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Infor
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (42.31%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
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