The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 21 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.76% 5.71% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.23% 16.22% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £363 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £280 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £442 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
.NET
West Midlands

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
52 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 35.14% 35.24% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 14
Average daily rate £350 £395 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +26.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £458 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -1 7 £313 -26.03%
Shrewsbury - 1 £275 -
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 16 (72.73%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
3 7 (31.82%) CMS
3 7 (31.82%) SOAP
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) RESTful
5 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) XML
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.09%) Finance
8 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (9.09%) WCF
9 1 (4.55%) WPF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 7 (31.82%) CMS
2 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Fredhopper
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.55%) MSI
2 1 (4.55%) MSTest
2 1 (4.55%) WiX
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (9.09%) CRM Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Forensic Investigator
6 1 (4.55%) Security Investigator
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) SOAP
2 6 (27.27%) RESTful
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) WPF
7 1 (4.55%) WF
7 1 (4.55%) LINQ
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) XSD
7 1 (4.55%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCTS
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) EnCE
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) ATG
2 1 (4.55%) Omniture
2 1 (4.55%) Endeca
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.55%) hybris
2 1 (4.55%) Demandware
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Shropshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 14 days ago