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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.59% 6.51% 8.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 28.00% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 14
Median daily rate £425 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +25.00%
.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 50 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 22.37% 23.26% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 29
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

.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 26 June 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 26 June 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 36 (81.82%) C#
2 31 (70.45%) SQL
2 31 (70.45%) VB.NET
3 30 (68.18%) SharePoint
4 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
5 21 (47.73%) .NET Framework
6 20 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 19 (43.18%) PowerShell
8 16 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (34.09%) Classic ASP
10 13 (29.55%) VBA
10 13 (29.55%) VB
10 13 (29.55%) VB6
10 13 (29.55%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 11 (25.00%) ITIL
13 10 (22.73%) SAP
13 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
13 10 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
14 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
15 7 (15.91%) HTML
15 7 (15.91%) Finance
16 6 (13.64%) VBScript
16 6 (13.64%) OO
16 6 (13.64%) Windows
16 6 (13.64%) Web Services

.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 30 (68.18%) SharePoint
2 20 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (29.55%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.82%) CMS
4 3 (6.82%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Simulink
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) DMZ
1 3 (6.82%) Extranet
1 3 (6.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) SSDT
4 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 26 (59.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.82%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) ASP Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Classic ASP Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) .NET Framework
2 15 (34.09%) Classic ASP
3 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.91%) HTML
5 6 (13.64%) jQuery
5 6 (13.64%) Web Services
5 6 (13.64%) XML
6 5 (11.36%) CSS
6 5 (11.36%) HTML5
6 5 (11.36%) JSON
6 5 (11.36%) REST
6 5 (11.36%) WCF
7 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (9.09%) LINQ
7 4 (9.09%) WinForms
8 3 (6.82%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.82%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) EPoS
2 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.64%) OO
3 6 (13.64%) SDLC
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (6.82%) BDD
6 3 (6.82%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) SOLID
6 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Workflow
7 2 (4.55%) MVC
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.27%) B2B
8 1 (2.27%) B2C
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
8 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) C#
2 31 (70.45%) SQL
2 31 (70.45%) VB.NET
3 19 (43.18%) PowerShell
4 13 (29.55%) VB
4 13 (29.55%) VB6
4 13 (29.55%) VBA
5 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
7 6 (13.64%) VBScript
8 4 (9.09%) C++
8 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.27%) F#
9 1 (2.27%) Haskell
9 1 (2.27%) Java
9 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.36%) HND
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) MCSD
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) SAP
3 3 (6.82%) Twitter