The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.97% - 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
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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 Stevenage region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 23.88% 14.29% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate £375 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) FMCG
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) CMDB
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) StructureMap
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) CMDB
1 3 (37.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GxP
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) NetIQ
3 1 (12.50%) Varonis