The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 35 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.83% 25.19% 13.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.61% 60.71% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 10
Median daily rate £325 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
.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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 56 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 34.62% 41.48% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 26
Median daily rate £325 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

.NET
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 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 20 £325 -7.14% 9
Stafford 0 3 £350 -22.22% 1
Tamworth -3 1 £300 - 3
Leek - 1 £325 -
Rugeley - 1 - -
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 45 (80.36%) C#
2 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
3 28 (50.00%) MVC
4 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.86%) HTML
6 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
8 15 (26.79%) SQL
8 15 (26.79%) jQuery
9 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 12 (21.43%) Web Development
11 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
12 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
12 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
13 9 (16.07%) XML
13 9 (16.07%) CSS
13 9 (16.07%) MySQL
13 9 (16.07%) WCF
13 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
14 8 (14.29%) Web Services
14 8 (14.29%) Scrum
15 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
15 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (10.71%) WPF
16 6 (10.71%) RESTful
16 6 (10.71%) HTML5

.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (66.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) MySQL
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) SpecFlow
4 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (3.57%) RSpec
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.36%) Games
1 3 (5.36%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 20 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 15 (26.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (8.93%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.14%) WPF Developer
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.57%) Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) HTML
2 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
3 15 (26.79%) jQuery
4 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (16.07%) CSS
7 9 (16.07%) WCF
7 9 (16.07%) XML
8 8 (14.29%) Web Services
9 6 (10.71%) HTML5
9 6 (10.71%) RESTful
9 6 (10.71%) WPF
10 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.14%) Angular 2
11 3 (5.36%) Ajax
11 3 (5.36%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.36%) SOAP
11 3 (5.36%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) e-Learning
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) MVC
2 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) Web Development
4 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 6 (10.71%) SOLID
7 6 (10.71%) TDD
8 5 (8.93%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 5 (8.93%) CRM
8 5 (8.93%) OO
8 5 (8.93%) OOP
8 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.14%) Microservices
9 4 (7.14%) SDLC
10 3 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (5.36%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) C#
2 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.57%) XPath
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Canon
3 2 (3.57%) Xamarin
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