The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 127 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 40 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 1.54% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.30% 6.76% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 24
Median daily rate £350 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
.NET Framework
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
930 828 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.77% 22.74% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 531 410
Median daily rate £399 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 4
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.83 £27.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £45.50 £39.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in the North West

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -13 16 £375 +15.38% 33
Cheshire -14 13 £330 -17.50% 17
Merseyside 0 7 £313 +9.64% 8
Lancashire -5 1 - - 2
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (80.53%) C#
3 63 (55.75%) MVC
4 47 (41.59%) Entity Framework
5 46 (40.71%) SQL Server
6 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (31.86%) JavaScript
7 36 (31.86%) SQL
8 35 (30.97%) Microsoft
9 32 (28.32%) ASP.NET
10 30 (26.55%) XML
11 28 (24.78%) HTML
11 28 (24.78%) AngularJS
12 27 (23.89%) WCF
13 26 (23.01%) CSS
14 24 (21.24%) Unit Testing
14 24 (21.24%) TDD
14 24 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (20.35%) jQuery
15 23 (20.35%) Windows
16 22 (19.47%) Web Development
17 20 (17.70%) Scrum
17 20 (17.70%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (16.81%) T-SQL
18 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (16.81%) HTML5
19 18 (15.93%) Visual Studio
19 18 (15.93%) OO
20 17 (15.04%) Web Services
20 17 (15.04%) OOP

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (12.39%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.50%) CMS
3 11 (9.73%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (7.96%) IIS
5 6 (5.31%) Apache
5 6 (5.31%) JBoss
5 6 (5.31%) Node.js
5 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.88%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.54%) IaaS
3 2 (1.77%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Internet
2 6 (5.31%) DNS
2 6 (5.31%) SSL
3 2 (1.77%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) Extranet
4 1 (0.88%) HTTP
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.96%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.96%) MySQL
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.77%) Big Data
7 2 (1.77%) GIS
7 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (15.93%) Visual Studio
3 12 (10.62%) SpecFlow
4 6 (5.31%) ClearCase
4 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.31%) Moq
5 4 (3.54%) JIRA
5 4 (3.54%) Rational Robot
5 4 (3.54%) Subversion
6 3 (2.65%) Grunt
6 3 (2.65%) NUnit
6 3 (2.65%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.77%) gulp
7 2 (1.77%) MSTest
7 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.88%) Appium
8 1 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.88%) Bower
8 1 (0.88%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Games
3 3 (2.65%) Billing
3 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.77%) Avionics
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
4 2 (1.77%) Military
4 2 (1.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (76.11%) Developer
2 48 (42.48%) .NET Developer
3 44 (38.94%) C# Developer
4 25 (22.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Architect
7 10 (8.85%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.96%) Technical Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Agile Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.19%) HTML Developer
9 7 (6.19%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (5.31%) C# WPF Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.31%) WPF Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Agile C# Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (41.59%) Entity Framework
3 32 (28.32%) ASP.NET
4 30 (26.55%) XML
5 28 (24.78%) AngularJS
5 28 (24.78%) HTML
6 27 (23.89%) WCF
7 26 (23.01%) CSS
8 23 (20.35%) jQuery
9 20 (17.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (16.81%) HTML5
11 17 (15.04%) Web Services
11 17 (15.04%) WPF
12 16 (14.16%) CSS3
13 15 (13.27%) JSON
14 13 (11.50%) SOAP
15 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 11 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (7.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.85%) User Experience
3 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.31%) PMI
4 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.65%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.65%) Replication
4 3 (2.65%) Social Media
5 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.35%) Windows
2 12 (10.62%) Linux
3 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.31%) Unix
5 5 (4.42%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.88%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (55.75%) MVC
2 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (21.24%) TDD
3 24 (21.24%) Unit Testing
4 22 (19.47%) Web Development
5 20 (17.70%) Scrum
6 18 (15.93%) OO
7 17 (15.04%) OOP
7 17 (15.04%) Translating Business Requirements
8 16 (14.16%) Automated Testing
9 14 (12.39%) BDD
9 14 (12.39%) Use Case
10 13 (11.50%) OWASP
10 13 (11.50%) Software Engineering
11 11 (9.73%) Front End Development
11 11 (9.73%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (9.73%) Web Testing
12 8 (7.08%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (5.31%) Capacity Management
13 6 (5.31%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 91 (80.53%) C#
2 36 (31.86%) JavaScript
2 36 (31.86%) SQL
3 19 (16.81%) T-SQL
4 14 (12.39%) C++
4 14 (12.39%) Java
5 9 (7.96%) VB
6 8 (7.08%) PHP
6 8 (7.08%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.19%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.54%) Python
8 4 (3.54%) XAML
9 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.77%) R
10 2 (1.77%) VB6
10 2 (1.77%) XPath
11 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
1 8 (7.08%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.31%) MCITP
3 6 (5.31%) MCTS
3 6 (5.31%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.31%) RHCE
4 5 (4.42%) Degree
5 3 (2.65%) ISEB
5 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) WCAG
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) Puppet
1 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.54%) StatsD
Vendors
1 35 (30.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.39%) EPiServer
3 12 (10.62%) Oracle
4 11 (9.73%) Sitecore
5 6 (5.31%) Brocade
5 6 (5.31%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.42%) Capita
7 4 (3.54%) Apigee
7 4 (3.54%) Citrix
7 4 (3.54%) Mashery
8 2 (1.77%) Apple
8 2 (1.77%) BEA
8 2 (1.77%) Google
8 2 (1.77%) SAP
8 2 (1.77%) Tableau
8 2 (1.77%) Teradata
8 2 (1.77%) Twitter
9 1 (0.88%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.88%) Motorola
9 1 (0.88%) SOTI
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