The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 6.25% 5.60% 26.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 41.18% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Average daily rate
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£366 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.01% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £265 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £293 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
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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
15 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 15.63% 13.60% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Average daily rate £300 £281 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £311 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing .NET 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.

1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Force.com
3 5 (41.67%) Apex Code
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) ETL
3 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Content Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Functional Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) EDI
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
5 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
1 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Apex Code
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO