The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Peterborough region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 24 30 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.17% 17.24% 7.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 80.00% 61.22% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 5
Average daily rate
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£313 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £470 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 49 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 25.21% 28.16% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 8
Average daily rate £318 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.NET
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.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 44 (70.97%) C#
2 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET
3 33 (53.23%) SQL
4 29 (46.77%) MVC
5 26 (41.94%) SQL Server
6 23 (37.10%) Oracle
6 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (32.26%) HTML
8 16 (25.81%) CSS
9 15 (24.19%) Unit Testing
10 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
10 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
11 12 (19.35%) UNIX
11 12 (19.35%) WCF
12 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (16.13%) TDD
13 10 (16.13%) Finance
14 9 (14.52%) Linux
14 9 (14.52%) Perl
14 9 (14.52%) jQuery
15 8 (12.90%) HTML5
15 8 (12.90%) Web Services
15 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
16 7 (11.29%) Back Office
17 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
17 6 (9.68%) PL/SQL
18 5 (8.06%) J2EE
18 5 (8.06%) OO
18 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
18 5 (8.06%) SOA

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.06%) MSTest
3 4 (6.45%) JUnit
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (6.45%) NUnit
3 4 (6.45%) Subversion
4 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.23%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Back Office
3 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.84%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 32 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 19 (30.65%) C# Developer
4 17 (27.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (17.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (16.13%) Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
8 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Development Manager
9 4 (6.45%) QA Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Development Project Manager
10 3 (4.84%) Programmer
11 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.23%) Tester
11 2 (3.23%) Programme Manager
11 2 (3.23%) Architect
11 2 (3.23%) Developer Analyst
11 2 (3.23%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET
2 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (32.26%) HTML
4 16 (25.81%) CSS
5 12 (19.35%) WCF
6 9 (14.52%) jQuery
7 8 (12.90%) Web Services
7 8 (12.90%) HTML5
8 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (8.06%) J2EE
8 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.45%) Ajax
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (4.84%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (4.84%) XHTML
10 3 (4.84%) COM
11 2 (3.23%) XML
11 2 (3.23%) XSLT
11 2 (3.23%) WF
11 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Wiki
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) RIA
3 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) UNIX
2 9 (14.52%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) MVC
2 15 (24.19%) Unit Testing
3 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.13%) TDD
5 5 (8.06%) ITSM
5 5 (8.06%) OO
5 5 (8.06%) SOA
6 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.45%) Migration
6 4 (6.45%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.84%) OOD
8 2 (3.23%) UML
8 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.23%) Change Management
8 2 (3.23%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.23%) Web Application Development
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (70.97%) C#
2 33 (53.23%) SQL
3 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.52%) Perl
5 6 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.45%) Korn
7 3 (4.84%) VB
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) Java
9 1 (1.61%) LINC
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Sage
3 1 (1.61%) Unisys
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