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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 40 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.75% 2.98% 6.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.84% 12.82% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £365 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
122 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.98% 23.21% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 10 9
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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
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 24 September 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 - 9 £348 - 4
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
5 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) WinForms
5 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) Xamarin
5 7 (43.75%) Apache Cordova
5 7 (43.75%) Mobile Development
5 7 (43.75%) PhoneGap
5 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
5 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 2 (12.50%) MySQL

.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 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mobility Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) Apache Cordova
4 7 (43.75%) PhoneGap
4 7 (43.75%) WinForms
4 7 (43.75%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
2 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Development
2 7 (43.75%) OO
2 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
2 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Xamarin
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle