The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 19 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.52% 4.29% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 9.38% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Median daily rate £224 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.41% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £335 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-45.31% -3.75%

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 64 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.64% 45.71% 50.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 45
Median daily rate £285 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 6 £225 - 3
.NET Framework
West Midlands

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Entity Framework
3 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) jQuery
4 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (66.67%) TypeScript
5 8 (66.67%) LINQ
5 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
6 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (58.33%) System Testing
6 7 (58.33%) AutoMapper
6 7 (58.33%) StructureMap
7 6 (50.00%) Workflow
7 6 (50.00%) NHS
8 5 (41.67%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
10 2 (16.67%) Logistics
10 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
11 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Programmer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Architect
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Architect
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Entity Framework
3 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (66.67%) LINQ
6 7 (58.33%) AutoMapper
6 7 (58.33%) StructureMap
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
7 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) System Testing
2 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Workflow
4 5 (41.67%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
7 1 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 8 (66.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Xamarin