The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 27 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 22 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.26% 6.45% 5.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.29% 31.71% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 12
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £520 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
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
87 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.81% 20.35% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 45 54
Median daily rate £430 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £264 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £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 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

.NET
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 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 10 £364 -26.32% 22
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 42 (75.00%) C#
2 32 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 30 (53.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
5 25 (44.64%) SQL
6 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (37.50%) VB.NET
8 20 (35.71%) .NET Framework
8 20 (35.71%) PowerShell
9 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
10 15 (26.79%) Classic ASP
11 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 14 (25.00%) VB
11 14 (25.00%) MVC
12 13 (23.21%) VBA
12 13 (23.21%) VB6
13 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
14 11 (19.64%) XML
14 11 (19.64%) SAP
15 10 (17.86%) Web Services
15 10 (17.86%) Finance
15 10 (17.86%) SDLC
16 9 (16.07%) TDD
16 9 (16.07%) HTML
17 8 (14.29%) XSLT
17 8 (14.29%) ITIL
17 8 (14.29%) Workflow
17 8 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

.NET
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 32 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 30 (53.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (7.14%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (5.36%) CMS
6 2 (3.57%) IIS
7 1 (1.79%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) DMZ
1 4 (7.14%) Extranet
1 4 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.36%) DTS
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.79%) DB2
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Local Government
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 31 (55.36%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) XML Developer
5 4 (7.14%) XML XSLT Developer
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) .NET Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.57%) ASP Developer
7 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Classic ASP Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Designer
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 15 (26.79%) Classic ASP
3 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (19.64%) XML
5 10 (17.86%) Web Services
6 9 (16.07%) HTML
7 8 (14.29%) XSLT
8 7 (12.50%) CSS
8 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 7 (12.50%) WCF
9 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.71%) HTML5
9 6 (10.71%) jQuery
9 6 (10.71%) JSON
9 6 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (10.71%) REST
10 5 (8.93%) LINQ
11 4 (7.14%) Ajax
11 4 (7.14%) Backbone.js
11 4 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) User Experience
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) EPoS
3 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) MVC
2 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.86%) SDLC
4 9 (16.07%) TDD
5 8 (14.29%) ITIL
5 8 (14.29%) Workflow
6 5 (8.93%) Database Optimisation
7 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.14%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) SOLID
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) BDD
8 3 (5.36%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.57%) Data Mapping
10 1 (1.79%) B2B
10 1 (1.79%) B2C
10 1 (1.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) C#
2 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 21 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 20 (35.71%) PowerShell
5 14 (25.00%) VB
6 13 (23.21%) VB6
6 13 (23.21%) VBA
7 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.50%) VBScript
9 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.79%) C
10 1 (1.79%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) COBOL
10 1 (1.79%) JCL
10 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (12.50%) HND
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) SAP
3 3 (5.36%) Twitter