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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 13 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.83% 5.88% 4.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.49% 17.24% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £410 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +16.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £362 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £458 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.12% -6.14%
.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
51 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.72% 34.12% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 7
Average daily rate £351 £401 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +29.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £353 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £469 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

.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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -3 6 £350 -25.53% 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £275 -
Bridgnorth - - - -
Market Drayton - - - -
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (45.00%) SOAP
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) RESTful
4 8 (40.00%) CMS
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) Web Development
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
9 2 (10.00%) MSBuild
9 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) Finance
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) WCF
10 1 (5.00%) WPF
10 1 (5.00%) WF
10 1 (5.00%) LINQ
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (5.00%) EnCE
10 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
10 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Fredhopper
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.00%) MSI
2 1 (5.00%) MSTest
2 1 (5.00%) WiX
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Investigator
6 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Forensic Investigator
6 1 (5.00%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) SOAP
2 8 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) WPF
4 1 (5.00%) WF
4 1 (5.00%) LINQ
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) XSD
4 1 (5.00%) XSLT
4 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCTS
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) EnCE
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) hybris
3 1 (5.00%) Demandware
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) ATG
3 1 (5.00%) Omniture
3 1 (5.00%) Endeca
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