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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 50 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 16 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.29% 1.91% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.77% 8.88% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 10
Average daily rate £413 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £319 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
.NET Framework
Buckinghamshire

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
206 169 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.51% 21.50% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 106 93
Average daily rate £355 £344 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 13 February 2016.

.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 13 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) C#
3 18 (60.00%) WCF
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
5 13 (43.33%) MVC
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) TDD
6 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 10 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 9 (30.00%) Finance
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (26.67%) BDD
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (26.67%) Web Services
10 7 (23.33%) XML
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.00%) SOAP
11 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
11 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (16.67%) CSS
12 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle
12 5 (16.67%) jQuery
12 5 (16.67%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.33%) NAS
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) SMTP
1 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) NMock
2 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Spanish Language
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 10 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
5 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (13.33%) WPF Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) WCF
3 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (30.00%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) XML
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (20.00%) SOAP
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (16.67%) CSS
8 5 (16.67%) jQuery
8 5 (16.67%) WPF
9 3 (10.00%) XSLT
10 1 (3.33%) EDI
10 1 (3.33%) JMS
10 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
10 1 (3.33%) WSDL
10 1 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) BDD
4 3 (10.00%) CRM
4 3 (10.00%) MVVM
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) SOA
4 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) People Management
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) XAML
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) OpenView
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Remedy
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) StorageTek
4 1 (3.33%) Sun
4 1 (3.33%) VMware