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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 18 3
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 7 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.96% 5.34% 27.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.56% 20.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 15
Average daily rate £265 £306 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £363 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £26.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
Cambridgeshire

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
27 35 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 28.72% 26.72% 38.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 26
Average daily rate £400 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £212 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.25 £26.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.79% +49.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.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 1 May 2016.

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) ERP
6 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
6 5 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (16.00%) User Experience
7 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (16.00%) MVC
8 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.00%) Workflow
8 3 (12.00%) Banking
8 3 (12.00%) Retail
8 3 (12.00%) SAP
8 3 (12.00%) IIS
8 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle
8 3 (12.00%) Cognos

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (12.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Extranet
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.00%) QlikView
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Capybara
2 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Hudson
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.00%) WATIR
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) MorphX
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer in Test
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Web Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) XSLT
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) WF
6 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) ERP
2 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) BPMN
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) X++
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 3 (12.00%) Cognos
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Nintex
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (8.00%) Tableau