The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 32 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 12 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.05% 2.74% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.19% 11.84% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £363 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £38.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-24.67% -0.64%

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 76 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.10% 23.10% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 59 36
Median daily rate £325 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Northamptonshire region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 8 £363 -14.70% 2
.NET Framework
East Midlands

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Moq
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) NUnit
6 3 (21.43%) WPF
6 3 (21.43%) LINQ
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (14.29%) VB
7 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) VBA
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) Classic ASP
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Moq
2 4 (28.57%) NUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (28.57%) XML Developer
4 4 (28.57%) XML XSLT Developer
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Architect
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 3 (21.43%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (21.43%) WPF Developer
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (7.14%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) LINQ
4 3 (21.43%) WPF
5 2 (14.29%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 2 (14.29%) VB6
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) SAP