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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.57% 7.50% 11.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 35.06% 55.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 10
Average daily rate
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£250 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
.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
63 77 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.71% 21.39% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 27
Average daily rate £300 £308 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

.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 29 July 2015.

.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 29 July 2015. 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 +1 15 £250 -20.63% 12
Kettering - 1 £300 - 5
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 23 (65.71%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.86%) Finance
5 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
6 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (20.00%) MVC
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 5 (14.29%) Windows
8 5 (14.29%) Web Services
8 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (11.43%) Advertising
9 4 (11.43%) Intranet
9 4 (11.43%) CSS
9 4 (11.43%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (11.43%) HTML
10 3 (8.57%) C++
10 3 (8.57%) XML
10 3 (8.57%) XSLT
10 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.57%) Office 365
10 3 (8.57%) Jasmine
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Simulink
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.86%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
3 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Report Developer
6 2 (5.71%) MI Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.86%) IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 3 (8.57%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) XSLT
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 1 (2.86%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.86%) SOAP
6 1 (2.86%) Middleware
6 1 (2.86%) WinForms
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) WCF
6 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.86%) W3C
1 1 (2.86%) DTV
1 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) MVC
1 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.57%) TDD
3 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Coaching
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) UML
4 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.71%) Document Management
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Logistics
5 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.57%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.86%) X++
6 1 (2.86%) VB
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.86%) Akamai
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