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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 28 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.56% 4.83% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.39% 33.33% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 5
Median daily rate £344 £475 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £525 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
.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
41 39 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 14.59% 14.50% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 42
Median daily rate £400 £325 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -26.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £261 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

.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 30 September 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 30 September 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 (81.82%) C#
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 21 (63.64%) SharePoint
3 21 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (57.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (54.55%) PowerShell
6 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
6 17 (51.52%) VB.NET
7 13 (39.39%) Classic ASP
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 11 (33.33%) VBA
9 11 (33.33%) VB
9 11 (33.33%) VB6
10 9 (27.27%) SAP
11 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
11 8 (24.24%) Web Services
11 8 (24.24%) MVC
11 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (24.24%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (24.24%) SDLC
12 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (21.21%) ITIL
12 7 (21.21%) HTML
12 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
13 6 (18.18%) VBScript
13 6 (18.18%) HND
13 6 (18.18%) XML
13 6 (18.18%) 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 21 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 19 (57.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (24.24%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (12.12%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (9.09%) CMS
6 2 (6.06%) IIS
7 1 (3.03%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DMZ
1 3 (9.09%) Extranet
1 3 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.03%) DB2
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (9.09%) .NET Architect
3 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Designer
4 2 (6.06%) ASP Developer
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Classic ASP Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Designer
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.03%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Linux Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET Framework
2 13 (39.39%) Classic ASP
3 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
5 6 (18.18%) XML
6 5 (15.15%) CSS
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
6 5 (15.15%) jQuery
6 5 (15.15%) JSON
6 5 (15.15%) REST
6 5 (15.15%) WCF
7 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
7 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (12.12%) LINQ
7 4 (12.12%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (9.09%) Ajax
8 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) EPoS
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (24.24%) MVC
1 8 (24.24%) SDLC
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Database Optimisation
4 4 (12.12%) OO
4 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (9.09%) SOLID
5 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 18 (54.55%) PowerShell
4 17 (51.52%) VB.NET
5 11 (33.33%) VB
5 11 (33.33%) VB6
5 11 (33.33%) VBA
6 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.18%) VBScript
8 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.03%) C
9 1 (3.03%) C++
9 1 (3.03%) COBOL
9 1 (3.03%) JCL
9 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.03%) PHP
9 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (18.18%) HND
3 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) Twitter