The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 20 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 8.93% 5.91% 7.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.62% 38.46% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 13
Median daily rate £425 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £479 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +17.14%
.NET
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
42 39 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 18.75% 15.35% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 35
Median daily rate £450 £290 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Northampton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 31 (83.78%) C#
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 24 (64.86%) VB.NET
3 23 (62.16%) SharePoint
4 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
5 19 (51.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
7 17 (45.95%) PowerShell
8 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (35.14%) Classic ASP
10 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
11 11 (29.73%) VBA
11 11 (29.73%) VB
11 11 (29.73%) VB6
12 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
12 10 (27.03%) ITIL
13 9 (24.32%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (24.32%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (21.62%) SAP
14 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
15 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
15 7 (18.92%) HTML
16 6 (16.22%) VBScript
16 6 (16.22%) Web Services
16 6 (16.22%) XML
16 6 (16.22%) HND
16 6 (16.22%) Windows
16 6 (16.22%) OO

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 23 (62.16%) SharePoint
2 19 (51.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (24.32%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (8.11%) CMS
4 3 (8.11%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Simulink
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DMZ
1 3 (8.11%) Extranet
1 3 (8.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) SSDT
4 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) ASP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Classic ASP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
2 13 (35.14%) Classic ASP
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.92%) HTML
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
5 6 (16.22%) Web Services
5 6 (16.22%) XML
6 5 (13.51%) CSS
6 5 (13.51%) HTML5
6 5 (13.51%) JSON
6 5 (13.51%) REST
6 5 (13.51%) WCF
7 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.81%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (10.81%) LINQ
7 4 (10.81%) WinForms
8 3 (8.11%) Ajax
8 3 (8.11%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) EPoS
2 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) OO
2 6 (16.22%) SDLC
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) BDD
5 3 (8.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) SOLID
5 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) B2B
7 1 (2.70%) B2C
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.70%) Functional Programming
7 1 (2.70%) SOA
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C#
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 24 (64.86%) VB.NET
3 17 (45.95%) PowerShell
4 11 (29.73%) VB
4 11 (29.73%) VB6
4 11 (29.73%) VBA
5 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
7 6 (16.22%) VBScript
8 4 (10.81%) C++
8 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.70%) F#
9 1 (2.70%) Haskell
9 1 (2.70%) Java
9 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (16.22%) HND
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) MCSD
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Twitter