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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 41 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.59% 8.90% 7.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.06% 46.15% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 13
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £525 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
.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
124 65 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.96% 19.29% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 42 63
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.75 -
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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -9 18 £350 -17.64% 10
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 52 (70.27%) C#
2 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 23 (31.08%) SharePoint
4 22 (29.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 22 (29.73%) MVC
5 21 (28.38%) Finance
5 21 (28.38%) TDD
5 21 (28.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
7 19 (25.68%) SQL
7 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (24.32%) VB.NET
9 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
11 15 (20.27%) HTML
11 15 (20.27%) Web Services
12 14 (18.92%) CSS
12 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
12 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
13 12 (16.22%) VB
14 11 (14.86%) VBA
14 11 (14.86%) Classic ASP
14 11 (14.86%) XML
14 11 (14.86%) XSLT
14 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce
14 11 (14.86%) jQuery
14 11 (14.86%) VB6
15 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
15 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC

.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 23 (31.08%) SharePoint
2 21 (28.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (4.05%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.35%) CICS
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 22 (29.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.70%) DTS
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.35%) DB2
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.35%) Power BI
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Selenium
2 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Xcode
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (81.08%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) .NET Developer
3 23 (31.08%) SharePoint Developer
4 20 (27.03%) C# Developer
5 15 (20.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (14.86%) XML Developer
6 11 (14.86%) XML XSLT Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Architect
8 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Designer
10 5 (6.76%) Angular Developer
11 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (5.41%) UX Designer
12 3 (4.05%) .NET Architect
12 3 (4.05%) HTML CSS Designer
12 3 (4.05%) HTML CSS Developer
12 3 (4.05%) HTML Developer
12 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
2 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
3 15 (20.27%) HTML
3 15 (20.27%) Web Services
4 14 (18.92%) CSS
5 11 (14.86%) Classic ASP
5 11 (14.86%) jQuery
5 11 (14.86%) XML
5 11 (14.86%) XSLT
6 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
6 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (13.51%) Entity Framework
7 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (6.76%) HTML5
9 4 (5.41%) Sass
9 4 (5.41%) WCF
10 3 (4.05%) SAP Smart Forms
11 2 (2.70%) Django
11 2 (2.70%) JSON
11 2 (2.70%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Blockchain
2 5 (6.76%) User Experience
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Android
1 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) MVC
2 21 (28.38%) TDD
3 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce
5 9 (12.16%) Scrum
5 9 (12.16%) Web Development
6 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (9.46%) ITIL
8 6 (8.11%) Workflow
9 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.76%) Prototyping
9 5 (6.76%) SDLC
9 5 (6.76%) Wireframes
10 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.41%) Database Optimisation
10 4 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (2.70%) Data Mapping
11 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) C#
2 19 (25.68%) SQL
3 18 (24.32%) VB.NET
4 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 12 (16.22%) VB
6 11 (14.86%) VB6
6 11 (14.86%) VBA
7 3 (4.05%) C++
7 3 (4.05%) Python
8 2 (2.70%) C
8 2 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (1.35%) COBOL
9 1 (1.35%) JCL
9 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) SAP