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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 14 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.45% 4.12% 9.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.00% 20.41% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 14
Median daily rate £400 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
.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
40 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 18.43% 20.16% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 24
Median daily rate £475 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

.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 May 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 May 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 27 (72.97%) C#
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) VB.NET
3 18 (48.65%) SharePoint
4 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
6 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
7 10 (27.03%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
7 10 (27.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
9 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (18.92%) Classic ASP
10 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
10 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
10 7 (18.92%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (18.92%) WCF
10 7 (18.92%) REST
11 6 (16.22%) SDLC
11 6 (16.22%) jQuery
11 6 (16.22%) CMS
11 6 (16.22%) OO
11 6 (16.22%) CSS
11 6 (16.22%) Web Services
11 6 (16.22%) XML

.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 18 (48.65%) SharePoint
2 10 (27.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (27.03%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (16.22%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (2.70%) Kentico
5 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Simulink
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
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 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) SSDT
5 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 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 5 (13.51%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) 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
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Developer
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Architect
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) ASP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Classic ASP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.62%) HTML
4 7 (18.92%) Classic ASP
4 7 (18.92%) REST
4 7 (18.92%) WCF
5 6 (16.22%) CSS
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
5 6 (16.22%) Web Services
5 6 (16.22%) XML
6 5 (13.51%) HTML5
6 5 (13.51%) JSON
7 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.81%) LINQ
7 4 (10.81%) WinForms
8 3 (8.11%) Ajax
8 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.11%) Backbone.js
8 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
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%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.70%) EPoS
2 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.70%) PMI
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) OO
3 6 (16.22%) SDLC
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
4 5 (13.51%) SOLID
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) BDD
5 3 (8.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.70%) B2B
7 1 (2.70%) B2C
7 1 (2.70%) CMMI
7 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) VB.NET
3 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
5 6 (16.22%) VBScript
6 5 (13.51%) VB
6 5 (13.51%) VB6
6 5 (13.51%) VBA
7 4 (10.81%) C++
7 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.70%) F#
8 1 (2.70%) Haskell
8 1 (2.70%) Java
8 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) HND
3 1 (2.70%) MCSD
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.70%) Sitecore