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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 45 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 29 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.58% 1.32% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.85% 5.83% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 18
Average daily rate
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£310 £358 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.28% -1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £348 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £414 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
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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
183 206 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.56% 22.59% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 122 91
Average daily rate £325 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £471 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.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 6 July 2015.

.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 6 July 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 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (77.55%) C#
3 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET
4 26 (53.06%) MVC
5 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (42.86%) Web Services
7 21 (42.86%) SQL
7 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 20 (40.82%) jQuery
9 17 (34.69%) WCF
9 17 (34.69%) Visual Studio
9 17 (34.69%) HTML
9 17 (34.69%) Finance
10 15 (30.61%) CSS
11 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
11 13 (26.53%) XML
11 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
12 12 (24.49%) OO
12 12 (24.49%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (22.45%) Windows
14 10 (20.41%) Remedy
14 10 (20.41%) Scrum
15 9 (18.37%) CRM
15 9 (18.37%) Oracle
15 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
15 9 (18.37%) Web Development
15 9 (18.37%) Degree
16 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 12 (24.49%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.20%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQLite
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.29%) Selenium
2 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 4 (8.16%) HP UFT
3 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Moq
5 1 (2.04%) NUnit
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Developer
4 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Administrator
4 6 (12.24%) AWS Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.12%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Siebel Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET
3 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (42.86%) Web Services
5 20 (40.82%) jQuery
6 17 (34.69%) HTML
6 17 (34.69%) WCF
7 15 (30.61%) CSS
8 13 (26.53%) XML
9 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (14.29%) LINQ
10 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 6 (12.24%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
12 5 (10.20%) REST
12 5 (10.20%) XSL
12 5 (10.20%) Ajax
12 5 (10.20%) JSON
13 4 (8.16%) HTML5
13 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) UNIX
4 4 (8.16%) Windows NT
5 3 (6.12%) MVS
6 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) MVC
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) OO
4 10 (20.41%) Scrum
5 9 (18.37%) CRM
5 9 (18.37%) Web Development
6 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.29%) BDD
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (10.20%) TDD
9 4 (8.16%) Test Management
9 4 (8.16%) Line Management
9 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.12%) OOP
10 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.12%) API Design
11 2 (4.08%) ETL
12 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) C#
2 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) C++
5 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.16%) VBScript
6 3 (6.12%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Remedy
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) Siebel