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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.14% 2.96% 10.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.65% 15.09% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 14
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.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
49 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 21.88% 19.63% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 24
Median daily rate £350 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

.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 6 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 6 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 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) VB.NET
3 18 (48.65%) SharePoint
4 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
6 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
7 8 (21.62%) Classic ASP
7 8 (21.62%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
8 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (16.22%) VB6
9 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
9 6 (16.22%) VBA
9 6 (16.22%) VB
9 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 5 (13.51%) HTML
10 5 (13.51%) Law
10 5 (13.51%) SAP
10 5 (13.51%) MVC
10 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (10.81%) WinForms
11 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
11 4 (10.81%) Simulink

.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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (8.11%) CMS
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (2.70%) Kentico
6 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 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
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) SSDT
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) 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 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Applications Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Developer
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Architect
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) ASP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Classic ASP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
2 8 (21.62%) Classic ASP
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.51%) HTML
5 4 (10.81%) WinForms
6 3 (8.11%) CSS
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) REST
6 3 (8.11%) WCF
7 2 (5.41%) CSS3
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) XML
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.70%) Django
8 1 (2.70%) JSON
8 1 (2.70%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.70%) EPoS
1 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.70%) PMI
1 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) MVC
4 3 (8.11%) OO
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) SDLC
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) SOLID
5 2 (5.41%) TDD
5 2 (5.41%) Workflow
6 1 (2.70%) B2B
6 1 (2.70%) B2C
6 1 (2.70%) CMMI
6 1 (2.70%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.70%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) VB.NET
3 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.22%) VB
4 6 (16.22%) VB6
4 6 (16.22%) VBA
5 4 (10.81%) C++
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) VBScript
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
3 1 (2.70%) HND
3 1 (2.70%) MCSD
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.70%) Sitecore