The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Solihull region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank - 9 14
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 8.62% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 25.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.10% 34.48% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 1
Average daily rate £350 £276 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.04% +22.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
West Midlands

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) MVC

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) MVVM
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft