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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.26% 1.54% 7.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.48% 7.50% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
29 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.26% 20.51% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 8
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

.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 29 September 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 29 September 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 22 (88.00%) C#
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) Case Management
4 16 (64.00%) SharePoint
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (60.00%) CRM
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (60.00%) Zachman Framework
5 15 (60.00%) TOGAF
5 15 (60.00%) Business Analysis
5 15 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (56.00%) SDLC
7 13 (52.00%) Office 365
7 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (52.00%) Waterfall
8 12 (48.00%) Skype for Business
8 12 (48.00%) Infor
8 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
8 12 (48.00%) Yammer
8 12 (48.00%) Retail
8 12 (48.00%) Data Management
8 12 (48.00%) Document Management
8 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (48.00%) Oracle
8 12 (48.00%) SAP
8 12 (48.00%) Windows

.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 16 (64.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (48.00%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (48.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (52.00%) Office 365
2 12 (48.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MSTest
1 3 (12.00%) NUnit
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (48.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Consultant
1 10 (40.00%) CRM Consultant
1 10 (40.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 10 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 10 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Architect
4 5 (20.00%) CRM Architect
4 5 (20.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Migration Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) CRM Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Mainframe Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) COM
2 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
3 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.00%) JSON
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 4 (16.00%) REST
4 4 (16.00%) SOAP
4 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.00%) AutoMapper
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) StructureMap
5 3 (12.00%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (12.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) Node.js
6 1 (4.00%) React
6 1 (4.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Case Management
2 15 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 15 (60.00%) CRM
2 15 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 15 (60.00%) Zachman Framework
3 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) SDLC
4 13 (52.00%) Waterfall
5 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (48.00%) Data Management
5 12 (48.00%) Document Management
5 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (20.00%) MVC
7 5 (20.00%) Presales
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.00%) SOLID
9 3 (12.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Infor
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (48.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Xamarin