The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.81% 22.46% 14.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.48% 72.09% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £270 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £445 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
.NET
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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 Peterborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 29.17% 31.16% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 10
Average daily rate £325 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £197 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% -88.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 47 (62.67%) Oracle
2 35 (46.67%) SQL
3 32 (42.67%) Visual Studio
3 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (37.33%) C#
5 27 (36.00%) Finance
6 26 (34.67%) WCF
7 25 (33.33%) jQuery
7 25 (33.33%) HTML
8 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
9 22 (29.33%) .NET Framework
10 21 (28.00%) MVC
11 19 (25.33%) Multithreading
11 19 (25.33%) CSS
12 18 (24.00%) OO
12 18 (24.00%) XHTML
12 18 (24.00%) OOD
12 18 (24.00%) Oracle Database
13 16 (21.33%) Windows
14 13 (17.33%) Manual Testing
14 13 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
15 12 (16.00%) SOA
16 11 (14.67%) Project Management
16 11 (14.67%) Scrum
16 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
16 11 (14.67%) TDD
16 11 (14.67%) Systems Analysis
17 10 (13.33%) Software Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (10.67%) OLAP
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.33%) DTS
8 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.33%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (42.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.33%) Hudson
4 2 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.67%) Selenium
4 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Back Office
4 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Developer
2 22 (29.33%) .NET Developer
3 20 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 16 (21.33%) Analyst
5 13 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Project Manager
7 9 (12.00%) Test Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.33%) Delivery Manager
12 3 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
12 3 (4.00%) Test Leader
13 2 (2.67%) Architect
13 2 (2.67%) Web Developer
13 2 (2.67%) Tester
13 2 (2.67%) .NET Project Manager
13 2 (2.67%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) WCF
2 25 (33.33%) jQuery
2 25 (33.33%) HTML
3 22 (29.33%) .NET Framework
4 19 (25.33%) CSS
5 18 (24.00%) XHTML
6 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.00%) XML
7 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.33%) MDX
8 1 (1.33%) RESTful
8 1 (1.33%) CSS3
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.33%) HTML5
8 1 (1.33%) SOAP
8 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) UNIX
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.00%) MVC
3 19 (25.33%) Multithreading
4 18 (24.00%) OO
4 18 (24.00%) OOD
5 13 (17.33%) Manual Testing
5 13 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (16.00%) SOA
7 11 (14.67%) Project Management
7 11 (14.67%) Scrum
7 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
7 11 (14.67%) TDD
7 11 (14.67%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (13.33%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.33%) ETL
11 6 (8.00%) Use Case
11 6 (8.00%) System Testing
12 5 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) SQL
2 28 (37.33%) C#
3 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.33%) VB
5 4 (5.33%) Java
6 2 (2.67%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.67%) Korn
7 1 (1.33%) VB6
7 1 (1.33%) VBA
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (62.67%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards