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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.52% 23.19% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.68% 62.75% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.97 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
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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
38 51 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.54% 36.96% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 12
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.25 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

.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 28 May 2015.

.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 28 May 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 30 (73.17%) Oracle
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) C#
3 22 (53.66%) Visual Studio
4 18 (43.90%) jQuery
5 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database
5 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
6 15 (36.59%) SQL
7 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
7 13 (31.71%) WCF
8 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (29.27%) Manual Testing
8 12 (29.27%) MVC
8 12 (29.27%) HTML
8 12 (29.27%) CSS
9 11 (26.83%) OO
9 11 (26.83%) XHTML
9 11 (26.83%) OOD
9 11 (26.83%) Finance
9 11 (26.83%) Multithreading
10 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
10 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
11 9 (21.95%) Windows
12 7 (17.07%) Scrum
12 7 (17.07%) TDD
12 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
14 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (9.76%) Computer Science

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) OLAP
6 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.32%) Hudson
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) .NET Developer
3 15 (36.59%) C# Developer
4 10 (24.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Analyst
5 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
10 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Tester
10 1 (2.44%) Graduate
10 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.44%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) jQuery
2 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
2 13 (31.71%) WCF
3 12 (29.27%) HTML
3 12 (29.27%) CSS
4 11 (26.83%) XHTML
5 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (7.32%) Web Services
8 1 (2.44%) HTML5
8 1 (2.44%) CSS3
8 1 (2.44%) RESTful
8 1 (2.44%) XML
8 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (29.27%) Manual Testing
2 12 (29.27%) MVC
3 11 (26.83%) OO
3 11 (26.83%) OOD
3 11 (26.83%) Multithreading
4 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Scrum
5 7 (17.07%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) Data Management
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) SOA
8 2 (4.88%) SDLC
9 1 (2.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) C#
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft