The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 23 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.49% 9.63% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 47.73% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 2
Average daily rate
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£285 £363 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.37% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £211 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £400 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -7.85%
.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 44 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 17.47% 20.18% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 8
Average daily rate £388 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £573
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 £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

.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 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 13 (59.09%) C#
1 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
7 5 (22.73%) Subversion
7 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) UML
7 5 (22.73%) XML
7 5 (22.73%) XSLT
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Retail
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
10 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 2 (9.09%) jQuery
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.09%) Coaching

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) CATIA
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMTP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Architect
7 1 (4.55%) IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) XML
3 5 (22.73%) XSLT
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) REST
6 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.55%) LESS
6 1 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) WCF
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) UML
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Facebook
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) Akamai
3 1 (4.55%) Xamarin