The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 20 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.40% 0.71% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 5.26% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £425
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 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.NET Framework
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 21.98% 13.48% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 11
Average daily rate £363 £385 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.84% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) VB.NET
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
5 8 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (37.50%) Law
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (31.25%) VB
7 5 (31.25%) VBA
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) Classic ASP
7 5 (31.25%) VB6
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) SAP
8 3 (18.75%) MVC
9 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
9 2 (12.50%) SOAP
9 2 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL
9 2 (12.50%) SSL
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) Classic ASP
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) WSDL
4 2 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) DNA
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) VB.NET
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 5 (31.25%) VB
4 5 (31.25%) VB6
4 5 (31.25%) VBA
5 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
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