The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 70 79 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.90% 10.05% 10.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.18% 46.75% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 57
Average daily rate £413 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.NET
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
211 169 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.84% 21.50% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 106 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 £525 £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
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Milton Keynes region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Milton Keynes region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing .NET 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.

1 116 (83.45%) C#
2 71 (51.08%) SQL Server
3 64 (46.04%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (40.29%) SQL
5 55 (39.57%) ASP.NET
6 50 (35.97%) MVC
7 39 (28.06%) TDD
8 38 (27.34%) Finance
9 37 (26.62%) WCF
10 36 (25.90%) Microsoft
11 34 (24.46%) JavaScript
12 30 (21.58%) Oracle
12 30 (21.58%) .NET Framework
12 30 (21.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (20.14%) Visual Studio
13 28 (20.14%) HTML
14 26 (18.71%) WPF
15 24 (17.27%) Windows
16 22 (15.83%) SOAP
17 21 (15.11%) XML
17 21 (15.11%) Scrum
18 20 (14.39%) SharePoint
18 20 (14.39%) Banking
18 20 (14.39%) MVVM
19 19 (13.67%) jQuery
19 19 (13.67%) Web Services
20 18 (12.95%) CSS
20 18 (12.95%) SOA
21 16 (11.51%) AngularJS
21 16 (11.51%) Analytical Skills

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (14.39%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.76%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (4.32%) Apache
3 6 (4.32%) IIS
4 5 (3.60%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.88%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.16%) CICS
6 3 (2.16%) CMS
6 3 (2.16%) JBoss
6 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.72%) Kentico
8 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) SMTP
2 6 (4.32%) Intranet
3 5 (3.60%) LDAP
4 4 (2.88%) Firewall
4 4 (2.88%) Internet
4 4 (2.88%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.88%) NAS
4 4 (2.88%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) FTP
5 1 (0.72%) HTTP
5 1 (0.72%) SSL
5 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (51.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.16%) Easytrieve
6 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.72%) Big Data
8 1 (0.72%) MySQL
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (20.14%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.32%) NUnit
4 4 (2.88%) Moq
4 4 (2.88%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (2.88%) Selenium
5 3 (2.16%) MSTest
5 3 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.44%) NMock
6 2 (1.44%) Subversion
6 2 (1.44%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.72%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (27.34%) Finance
2 20 (14.39%) Banking
3 8 (5.76%) Retail
4 4 (2.88%) Electronics
4 4 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.88%) Marketing
4 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.16%) Law
5 3 (2.16%) Legal
6 2 (1.44%) Automotive
6 2 (1.44%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (58.99%) Developer
2 58 (41.73%) .NET Developer
3 44 (31.65%) C# Developer
4 39 (28.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (13.67%) Architect
7 18 (12.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (10.79%) Senior Developer
9 13 (9.35%) C# WPF Developer
9 13 (9.35%) WPF Developer
10 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 11 (7.91%) Analyst
11 11 (7.91%) SharePoint Developer
11 11 (7.91%) Web Developer
12 10 (7.19%) .NET Web Developer
12 10 (7.19%) C# Web Developer
13 9 (6.47%) Enterprise Architect
13 9 (6.47%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (6.47%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (6.47%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.57%) ASP.NET
2 37 (26.62%) WCF
3 30 (21.58%) .NET Framework
3 30 (21.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (20.14%) HTML
5 26 (18.71%) WPF
6 22 (15.83%) SOAP
7 21 (15.11%) XML
8 19 (13.67%) jQuery
8 19 (13.67%) Web Services
9 18 (12.95%) CSS
10 16 (11.51%) AngularJS
11 13 (9.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (7.19%) Entity Framework
13 8 (5.76%) REST
14 7 (5.04%) Middleware
15 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (4.32%) MSMQ
16 5 (3.60%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (3.60%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.32%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.60%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.60%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.88%) Clustering
5 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.16%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.16%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.16%) VSAM
6 2 (1.44%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) CESG
7 1 (0.72%) Mashup
7 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.27%) Windows
2 6 (4.32%) Unix
3 5 (3.60%) zOS
4 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) Android
6 1 (0.72%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.04%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (35.97%) MVC
3 39 (28.06%) TDD
4 21 (15.11%) Scrum
5 20 (14.39%) MVVM
6 18 (12.95%) SOA
7 15 (10.79%) OO
7 15 (10.79%) Software Engineering
8 13 (9.35%) Project Management
9 12 (8.63%) Unit Testing
9 12 (8.63%) Web Development
10 11 (7.91%) BDD
10 11 (7.91%) Multithreading
11 10 (7.19%) DevOps
11 10 (7.19%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.47%) SDLC
12 9 (6.47%) TOGAF
12 9 (6.47%) Zachman Framework
13 8 (5.76%) People Management
13 8 (5.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 116 (83.45%) C#
2 56 (40.29%) SQL
3 34 (24.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (10.79%) PowerShell
5 9 (6.47%) VB
6 8 (5.76%) Java
7 6 (4.32%) PHP
8 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.60%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.60%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.88%) C++
9 4 (2.88%) VBA
10 3 (2.16%) ABAP
10 3 (2.16%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.16%) CLIST
10 3 (2.16%) COBOL
10 3 (2.16%) JCL
10 3 (2.16%) Perl
10 3 (2.16%) REXX
10 3 (2.16%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
1 6 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) MCP
3 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.72%) CCNA
4 1 (0.72%) CCSP
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.72%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) MCAD
4 1 (0.72%) MCSD
4 1 (0.72%) MCSE
4 1 (0.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.16%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (1.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) OpenView
1 4 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (25.90%) Microsoft
2 30 (21.58%) Oracle
3 11 (7.91%) SAP
4 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.60%) IBM
6 4 (2.88%) HP
6 4 (2.88%) Remedy
6 4 (2.88%) StorageTek
6 4 (2.88%) Sun
6 4 (2.88%) VMware
7 3 (2.16%) CA
7 3 (2.16%) Micro Focus
7 3 (2.16%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.44%) Google
9 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
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