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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 25.71% 4.35% 12.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 81.82% 33.33% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
Average daily rate
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£275 - £278
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 - £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
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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
11 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 31.43% 13.04% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 5
Average daily rate £288 £360 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.13% +41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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 30 January 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 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) LINQ
4 4 (40.00%) StructureMap
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
5 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (10.00%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) LINQ
4 4 (40.00%) StructureMap
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) CFML
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
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