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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 49 38 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 23 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.80% 3.80% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.31% 14.81% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 2
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£350 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £331 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
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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
141 189 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.15% 25.64% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 98 88
Average daily rate £398 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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 19 September 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 19 September 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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (63.89%) C#
4 17 (47.22%) HTML
5 16 (44.44%) MVC
6 15 (41.67%) jQuery
7 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
8 13 (36.11%) CSS
8 13 (36.11%) TDD
9 12 (33.33%) Scrum
9 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 12 (33.33%) WCF
10 11 (30.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (30.56%) XSL
10 11 (30.56%) OO
10 11 (30.56%) Oracle
11 10 (27.78%) XHTML
11 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (27.78%) Information Architecture
11 10 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
11 10 (27.78%) Web Usability
11 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
13 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 8 (22.22%) SOA
14 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
14 7 (19.44%) BDD
15 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.56%) DNN
4 2 (5.56%) Papyrus
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (16.67%) NUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) HTML
3 15 (41.67%) jQuery
4 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 13 (36.11%) CSS
6 12 (33.33%) WCF
7 11 (30.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (30.56%) XSL
8 10 (27.78%) XHTML
8 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (11.11%) Backbone.js
9 4 (11.11%) HTML5
9 4 (11.11%) NHibernate
10 3 (8.33%) Web Services
11 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET
11 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.11%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) UNIX
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) MVC
3 13 (36.11%) TDD
4 12 (33.33%) Scrum
5 11 (30.56%) OO
6 10 (27.78%) Information Architecture
6 10 (27.78%) Web Usability
7 8 (22.22%) SOA
8 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
8 7 (19.44%) BDD
9 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.11%) Coaching
10 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 2 (5.56%) Line Management
11 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) VBA
6 2 (5.56%) VBScript
6 2 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) XAML
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Lotus