The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 24 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.42% 14.48% 10.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 57.33% 66.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 17
Average daily rate
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£310 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £234 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
.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
90 75 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 24.06% 25.25% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 22 31
Average daily rate £375 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -15 12 £331 +32.50% 10
Daventry -1 2 £300 +50.00% 1
Kettering - - - - 6
Brackley - - - -
Corby - - - - 2
Towcester - - - - 1
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 37 (56.92%) ASP.NET
3 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
4 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 23 (35.38%) HTML
5 23 (35.38%) MVC
6 20 (30.77%) XML
7 19 (29.23%) SQL
8 18 (27.69%) WCF
9 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (21.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
11 12 (18.46%) CSS
12 11 (16.92%) jQuery
13 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (13.85%) XSLT
14 9 (13.85%) Windows
14 9 (13.85%) Ajax
15 8 (12.31%) SOA
16 7 (10.77%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
16 7 (10.77%) InfoPath
16 7 (10.77%) TDD
16 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
16 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
17 6 (9.23%) Scrum
17 6 (9.23%) Intranet
17 6 (9.23%) Workflow
17 6 (9.23%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.77%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) InfoPath
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (21.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) DTS
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) MSTest
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 21 (32.31%) C# Developer
3 21 (32.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (10.77%) BizTalk Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Architect
8 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Technical Architect
10 4 (6.15%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (6.15%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Silverlight Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Web Applications Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.62%) C# Application Developer
11 3 (4.62%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.92%) ASP.NET
2 23 (35.38%) HTML
3 20 (30.77%) XML
4 18 (27.69%) WCF
5 12 (18.46%) CSS
6 11 (16.92%) jQuery
7 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (13.85%) XSLT
8 9 (13.85%) Ajax
9 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
10 6 (9.23%) HTML5
10 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (7.69%) AppFabric
11 5 (7.69%) CSS3
11 5 (7.69%) XHTML
11 5 (7.69%) XSL
12 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (6.15%) Silverlight
13 3 (4.62%) LINQ
13 3 (4.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) RIA
1 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.54%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) MVC
2 8 (12.31%) SOA
3 7 (10.77%) TDD
4 6 (9.23%) Workflow
4 6 (9.23%) Scrum
5 5 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.08%) CRM
7 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.54%) OO
8 1 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.54%) Web Development
8 1 (1.54%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.54%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 48 (73.85%) C#
2 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.23%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.15%) VBA
6 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.62%) PHP
7 2 (3.08%) VB
7 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.54%) VBScript
8 1 (1.54%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.08%) MCTS
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) BMC
3 1 (1.54%) Remedy
3 1 (1.54%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.54%) Tableau
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