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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 27 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.00% 0.70% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.86% 5.17% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
.NET Framework
East Midlands

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
70 58 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.33% 13.55% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 19
Average daily rate £375 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.75 - £22.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +18 8 £425 - 2
.NET Framework
East Midlands

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) VB.NET
4 15 (68.18%) SQL
5 14 (63.64%) SharePoint
6 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 7 (31.82%) VBA
9 7 (31.82%) Classic ASP
9 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (31.82%) VB
9 7 (31.82%) VB6
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (31.82%) Law
9 7 (31.82%) Finance
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (31.82%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
10 5 (22.73%) MVC
10 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (22.73%) RESTful
10 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (22.73%) CRM
10 5 (22.73%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 5 (22.73%) SOAP
10 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
10 5 (22.73%) SAP

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (31.82%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Simulink
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
1 7 (31.82%) Law
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Manager
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) Classic ASP
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (22.73%) RESTful
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
3 5 (22.73%) XML
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (18.18%) jQuery
4 4 (18.18%) WSDL
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) LINQ
6 2 (9.09%) WCF
6 2 (9.09%) WinForms
7 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) AS400
3 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) CRM
2 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) VB.NET
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
4 7 (31.82%) VB
4 7 (31.82%) VB6
4 7 (31.82%) VBA
5 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) HND
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) SAP
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