The first table below looks at the demand for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 30 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.33% 11.44% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.96% 55.36% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 13
Average daily rate
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£310 £250 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £325 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.39% 20.66% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 33
Average daily rate £305 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £593 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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 -7 15 £325 +30.00% 13
Towcester - - - - 1
Corby - - - - 3
Daventry - - - - 2
Kettering - - - - 1
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 48 (73.85%) C#
2 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET
3 35 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
5 21 (32.31%) HTML
5 21 (32.31%) MVC
6 20 (30.77%) SQL
7 18 (27.69%) XML
8 17 (26.15%) WCF
9 16 (24.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (21.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
12 12 (18.46%) CSS
13 11 (16.92%) Windows
13 11 (16.92%) jQuery
13 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
14 9 (13.85%) SOA
15 8 (12.31%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (12.31%) XSLT
15 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
16 7 (10.77%) TDD
16 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
16 7 (10.77%) Scrum
16 7 (10.77%) HTML5
17 6 (9.23%) AppFabric
17 6 (9.23%) Workflow
17 6 (9.23%) Intranet
17 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.31%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.54%) DNN
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) InfoPath
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (21.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.08%) DTS
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) MSTest
2 1 (1.54%) Moq
General
1 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (83.08%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) .NET Developer
3 20 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 20 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (12.31%) BizTalk Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Programmer
9 4 (6.15%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (6.15%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (4.62%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (4.62%) C# Programmer
10 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET
2 21 (32.31%) HTML
3 18 (27.69%) XML
4 17 (26.15%) WCF
5 12 (18.46%) CSS
6 11 (16.92%) jQuery
6 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
7 8 (12.31%) XSLT
8 7 (10.77%) HTML5
9 6 (9.23%) AppFabric
9 6 (9.23%) Ajax
10 5 (7.69%) XHTML
10 5 (7.69%) XSL
10 5 (7.69%) CSS3
10 5 (7.69%) LINQ
11 4 (6.15%) WPF
11 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (4.62%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) RIA
1 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
1 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) MVC
2 9 (13.85%) SOA
3 7 (10.77%) Scrum
3 7 (10.77%) TDD
4 6 (9.23%) Workflow
5 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.08%) CRM
8 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.54%) SEO
8 1 (1.54%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.54%) Web Development
8 1 (1.54%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (73.85%) C#
2 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.69%) VBA
5 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.62%) VB
6 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.62%) PHP
7 2 (3.08%) VB6
8 1 (1.54%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MCTS
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.54%) BMC
3 1 (1.54%) Remedy
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