The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 59 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.98% 8.37% 6.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 20.48% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 2
Median daily rate £281 £400 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £258
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.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
174 83 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 42.96% 40.89% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 50 9
Median daily rate £475 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Telford -33 2 £500 +66.66% 3
Ludlow - 1 - - 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £238 -
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 13 (76.47%) MVC
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
1 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) CSS3
7 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
8 3 (17.65%) Xamarin
8 3 (17.65%) PhoneGap
8 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) TDD
8 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) OO
9 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

.NET
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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Jetty
1 1 (5.88%) nginx
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) .NET Developer
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (17.65%) PhoneGap
6 3 (17.65%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) J2EE
8 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.88%) Servlets
8 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Java
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Xamarin
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) VMware