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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 14 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.39% 9.46% 6.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.79% 36.84% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +43.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.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
47 57 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 21.46% 25.68% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 7
Average daily rate £350 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £550
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 £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

.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 2 July 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 2 July 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 17 (68.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) XSLT
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (20.00%) UML
6 5 (20.00%) Subversion
6 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (12.00%) HTML
8 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) Banking
8 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
8 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
9 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
9 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (8.00%) MI Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Architect
7 1 (4.00%) IT Programme Manager
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Report Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) XSLT
4 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) LESS
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) UML
2 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Akamai
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter
3 1 (4.00%) Xamarin