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 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 54 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 17 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.01% 1.72% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.60% 7.87% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £360 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £405 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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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
177 178 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.90% 21.89% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 99 56
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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
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 March 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (69.70%) C#
3 18 (54.55%) WCF
4 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 13 (39.39%) SQL
5 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (36.36%) Entity Framework
7 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 9 (27.27%) MVC
9 9 (27.27%) BDD
9 9 (27.27%) MVVM
10 8 (24.24%) Selenium
10 8 (24.24%) jQuery
10 8 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (24.24%) TDD
10 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
11 7 (21.21%) HTML
11 7 (21.21%) CSS
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle
12 6 (18.18%) OO
12 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 6 (18.18%) NUnit
12 6 (18.18%) Scrum
12 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 8 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.03%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) SQLite
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 8 (24.24%) Selenium
3 6 (18.18%) NUnit
4 5 (15.15%) MSTest
5 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (12.12%) WebDriver
6 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.03%) Moq
7 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.03%) Subversion
7 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) BizTalk Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) WPF Developer
3 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (54.55%) WCF
3 12 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (24.24%) jQuery
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (18.18%) WPF
8 5 (15.15%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (15.15%) WinForms
8 5 (15.15%) Web Services
8 5 (15.15%) XML
9 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (6.06%) REST
10 2 (6.06%) LINQ
10 2 (6.06%) JSON
10 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) CMDB
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) MVC
2 9 (27.27%) BDD
2 9 (27.27%) MVVM
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) OO
4 6 (18.18%) Scrum
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.15%) CRM
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
6 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) Release Management
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.06%) DevOps
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.15%) XAML
6 3 (9.09%) Ruby
6 3 (9.09%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) Java
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Remedy
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