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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 22 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.94% 7.23% 7.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.38% 50.00% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 7
Median daily rate £293 £313 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £302 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +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
42 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 24.71% 14.46% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 12
Median daily rate £430 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £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 £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

.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 30 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 Solihull region with a requirement for .NET.

1 14 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 13 (38.24%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) Migration
2 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (35.29%) HTML
3 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) CSS
4 11 (32.35%) VB
5 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 10 (29.41%) WinForms
5 10 (29.41%) VB6
5 10 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (26.47%) MVC
6 9 (26.47%) Web Services
7 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (23.53%) CSS3
7 8 (23.53%) HTML5
8 7 (20.59%) Network Management
8 7 (20.59%) REST
8 7 (20.59%) React
8 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.59%) SOAP
8 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 3 (8.82%) Scrum
10 3 (8.82%) CA
10 3 (8.82%) SQL
10 3 (8.82%) SevOne
10 3 (8.82%) CA Spectrum

.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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Bluetooth
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.88%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) .NET Developer
3 13 (38.24%) VB.NET Developer
4 10 (29.41%) WinForms Developer
5 8 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Architect
6 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Migration Architect
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) DBA
9 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.94%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
9 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) CSS
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) WinForms
3 9 (26.47%) Web Services
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 8 (23.53%) CSS3
4 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (20.59%) React
5 7 (20.59%) REST
5 7 (20.59%) SOAP
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
7 1 (2.94%) LINQ
7 1 (2.94%) WPF
7 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Migration
2 10 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 9 (26.47%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Network Management
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 13 (38.24%) C#
3 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (32.35%) VB
5 10 (29.41%) VB6
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.94%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) CA
1 3 (8.82%) SevOne
2 1 (2.94%) Ektron
2 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore