The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 57 54 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 17 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.89% 1.11% 4.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.94% 5.19% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 12
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£425 £408 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £386 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £415 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
171 154 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.98% 21.36% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 87 68
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.29 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (63.41%) C#
3 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (43.90%) MVC
4 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 18 (43.90%) WCF
4 18 (43.90%) jQuery
5 17 (41.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
7 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
7 14 (34.15%) CSS
7 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 14 (34.15%) TDD
8 13 (31.71%) Finance
8 13 (31.71%) BDD
9 12 (29.27%) SQL
10 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
10 10 (24.39%) Scrum
11 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
11 9 (21.95%) XSL
11 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (21.95%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
12 8 (19.51%) MVVM
12 8 (19.51%) OO
12 8 (19.51%) Oracle
12 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
13 7 (17.07%) XHTML
13 7 (17.07%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (21.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (7.32%) CMS
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.88%) DNN
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.44%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
1 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.07%) Selenium
3 5 (12.20%) MSTest
3 5 (12.20%) NUnit
4 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) .NET Developer
3 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
3 6 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (12.20%) WPF Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 18 (43.90%) WCF
2 18 (43.90%) jQuery
3 17 (41.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
4 14 (34.15%) CSS
5 9 (21.95%) XSL
6 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
7 7 (17.07%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (17.07%) XHTML
8 6 (14.63%) WinForms
8 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (14.63%) HTML5
9 5 (12.20%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
9 5 (12.20%) NHibernate
9 5 (12.20%) WPF
9 5 (12.20%) XML
10 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) EPoS
3 3 (7.32%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows NT
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) MVC
3 14 (34.15%) TDD
4 13 (31.71%) BDD
5 10 (24.39%) Scrum
6 8 (19.51%) OO
6 8 (19.51%) MVVM
7 7 (17.07%) Web Usability
7 7 (17.07%) Information Architecture
8 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) SOA
10 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.32%) Web Development
10 3 (7.32%) Release Management
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (4.88%) DevOps
11 2 (4.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) C#
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) XAML
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.88%) VBScript
8 2 (4.88%) VB
8 2 (4.88%) PHP
8 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Remedy