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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 8.75% 4.59% 5.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.73% 28.26% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 11
Median daily rate £400 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £464 £375
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 £39.53 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +5.40%
.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
44 46 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 18.33% 16.25% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 41
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

.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
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 25 August 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 29 (82.86%) C#
2 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 22 (62.86%) SharePoint
4 21 (60.00%) SQL
5 20 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (57.14%) VB.NET
6 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
6 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (45.71%) .NET Framework
8 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (37.14%) Classic ASP
10 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
11 11 (31.43%) VBA
11 11 (31.43%) VB
11 11 (31.43%) VB6
12 9 (25.71%) SAP
12 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
12 9 (25.71%) ITIL
12 9 (25.71%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (22.86%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (20.00%) HND
14 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 7 (20.00%) SDLC
15 6 (17.14%) VBScript
15 6 (17.14%) HTML
15 6 (17.14%) Web Services
15 6 (17.14%) XML
15 6 (17.14%) OO
15 6 (17.14%) Finance

.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 22 (62.86%) SharePoint
2 20 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (22.86%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (11.43%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (8.57%) CMS
6 2 (5.71%) IIS
7 1 (2.86%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DMZ
1 3 (8.57%) Extranet
1 3 (8.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) SSDT
6 1 (2.86%) DB2
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Architect
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Designer
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) ASP Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Classic ASP Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Designer
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Junior
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Designer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET Framework
2 13 (37.14%) Classic ASP
3 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) XML
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) HTML5
5 5 (14.29%) jQuery
5 5 (14.29%) JSON
5 5 (14.29%) REST
5 5 (14.29%) WCF
6 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
6 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (11.43%) LINQ
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (8.57%) Ajax
7 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) EPoS
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) SDLC
4 6 (17.14%) OO
5 5 (14.29%) MVC
6 4 (11.43%) Database Optimisation
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) BDD
7 3 (8.57%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) SOLID
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) B2B
9 1 (2.86%) B2C
9 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) C#
2 21 (60.00%) SQL
3 20 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 18 (51.43%) PowerShell
5 11 (31.43%) VB
5 11 (31.43%) VB6
5 11 (31.43%) VBA
6 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.14%) VBScript
8 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 3 (8.57%) C++
10 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.86%) COBOL
11 1 (2.86%) F#
11 1 (2.86%) Haskell
11 1 (2.86%) Java
11 1 (2.86%) JCL
11 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (20.00%) HND
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCSD
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) SAP
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter