The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £46.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.97% +23.33%
.NET Framework
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 7 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 21.53% 10.29% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 19
Median daily rate £413 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £394 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) BMC

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) BMC
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy