The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 9 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.62% 3.28% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 10.84% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
.NET Framework
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 83 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 23.55% 30.29% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 44
Average daily rate £350 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Nottingham region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (82.14%) C#
3 13 (46.43%) XML
3 13 (46.43%) OO
4 12 (42.86%) WPF
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 9 (32.14%) WCF
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) MVVM
7 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 7 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (21.43%) Sitecore
9 6 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 6 (21.43%) Web Services
9 6 (21.43%) Retail
9 6 (21.43%) Web Development
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) Internet
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) German Language
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
10 5 (17.86%) HTML
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
11 4 (14.29%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) OOP
11 4 (14.29%) QA
12 3 (10.71%) WMI

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Kentico
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Fiddler
1 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.57%) MSTest
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Retail
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) German Language
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) WPF Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) XML
3 12 (42.86%) WPF
4 9 (32.14%) WCF
5 6 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
7 3 (10.71%) JSON
7 3 (10.71%) WinForms
7 3 (10.71%) XHTML
7 3 (10.71%) REST
8 2 (7.14%) jQuery
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.14%) CSS
8 2 (7.14%) XSD
8 2 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.71%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) OO
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 8 (28.57%) MVVM
3 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 7 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (21.43%) Web Development
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) OOD
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) WMI
2 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Sitecore
2 3 (10.71%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.57%) EPiServer