The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 28 46 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.13% 0.63% 3.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 2.74% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £350 £310 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +2.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-50.05% +2.00%

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 73 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.20% 23.03% 36.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 31
Median daily rate £450 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ludlow +3 1 - -
.NET Framework
West Midlands

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) WinForms
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (57.14%) Xamarin
4 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
4 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
4 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 4 (57.14%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
5 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) Degree

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
4 4 (57.14%) WinForms
4 4 (57.14%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Xamarin