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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 16.67% 5.41% 5.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 77.78% 30.77% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 2
Average daily rate £375 £413 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +53.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £403 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £423 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.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
27 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 21.43% 17.57% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 7
Average daily rate £375 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016, 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 18 (58.06%) VB.NET
2 17 (54.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
3 14 (45.16%) VB
4 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
5 12 (38.71%) WinForms
5 12 (38.71%) VB6
5 12 (38.71%) Migration
5 12 (38.71%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.13%) C#
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (12.90%) MVC
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
9 3 (9.68%) CSS
9 3 (9.68%) HTML
9 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.68%) SQL
10 2 (6.45%) VBScript
10 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.45%) Games
10 2 (6.45%) WPF
10 2 (6.45%) jQuery
10 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (6.45%) Finance
10 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
10 2 (6.45%) Perfmon

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) .NET Developer
3 17 (54.84%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (38.71%) WinForms Developer
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 2 (6.45%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Business Requirements Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) WinForms
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.45%) jQuery
4 2 (6.45%) WPF
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Software Engineering
2 12 (38.71%) Migration
2 12 (38.71%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
5 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) VB.NET
2 14 (45.16%) VB
3 12 (38.71%) VB6
4 5 (16.13%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) VBScript
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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