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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 44 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 25 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.08% 3.76% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.52% 14.51% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 1
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£374 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.17%
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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
135 193 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.61% 25.94% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 100 82
Average daily rate £399 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.90% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 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 30 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) C#
4 17 (44.74%) MVC
4 17 (44.74%) HTML
5 16 (42.11%) jQuery
6 14 (36.84%) TDD
6 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
7 13 (34.21%) CSS
7 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
7 13 (34.21%) Scrum
8 12 (31.58%) OO
8 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 12 (31.58%) WCF
8 12 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (28.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (28.95%) Oracle
9 11 (28.95%) XSL
10 10 (26.32%) XHTML
10 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (26.32%) Information Architecture
10 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
10 10 (26.32%) Web Usability
10 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (23.68%) Finance
12 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
12 8 (21.05%) BDD
13 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
13 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
13 7 (18.42%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
2 12 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.26%) CMS
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.26%) DNN
5 1 (2.63%) Papyrus
5 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 6 (15.79%) NUnit
4 3 (7.89%) Selenium
4 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 16 (42.11%) jQuery
4 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 13 (34.21%) CSS
6 12 (31.58%) WCF
7 11 (28.95%) XSL
7 11 (28.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (26.32%) XHTML
9 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
9 5 (13.16%) Backbone.js
9 5 (13.16%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (10.53%) HTML5
11 2 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 2 (5.26%) Web Services
11 2 (5.26%) XML
11 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) EPoS
2 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows NT
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) MVC
3 14 (36.84%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) Scrum
5 12 (31.58%) OO
6 10 (26.32%) Web Usability
6 10 (26.32%) Information Architecture
7 8 (21.05%) BDD
8 7 (18.42%) SOA
8 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
10 4 (10.53%) Coaching
11 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Web Development
12 2 (5.26%) Migration
12 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) C#
2 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.89%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) VBScript
6 2 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Lotus