The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 13.64% 6.49% 17.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.85% 38.46% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 10
Median daily rate £250 £309 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% -6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £302 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £321 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
.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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 25.32% 16.88% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 11
Median daily rate £310 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Solihull region with a requirement for .NET.

1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) Web Services
4 10 (32.26%) VB.NET
4 10 (32.26%) Migration
4 10 (32.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (29.03%) React
5 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (29.03%) HTML5
5 9 (29.03%) Network Management
5 9 (29.03%) REST
5 9 (29.03%) CSS3
5 9 (29.03%) MVC
5 9 (29.03%) SOAP
6 8 (25.81%) VB
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
7 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (22.58%) WinForms
7 7 (22.58%) VB6
7 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
8 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
8 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.90%) CA
10 4 (12.90%) Scrum
10 4 (12.90%) SevOne
10 4 (12.90%) CA Spectrum
11 3 (9.68%) Office 365

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Bluetooth
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (6.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (22.58%) WinForms Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Architect
6 6 (19.35%) SharePoint Architect
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Migration Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
9 1 (3.23%) DBA
9 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) CSS
1 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) Web Services
3 10 (32.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (29.03%) CSS3
4 9 (29.03%) HTML5
4 9 (29.03%) React
4 9 (29.03%) REST
4 9 (29.03%) SOAP
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
5 7 (22.58%) WinForms
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) LINQ
7 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Migration
2 9 (29.03%) MVC
2 9 (29.03%) Network Management
3 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) VB.NET
4 8 (25.81%) VB
5 7 (22.58%) VB6
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (3.23%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) CA
1 4 (12.90%) SevOne
2 1 (3.23%) Ektron
2 1 (3.23%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore