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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.56% 14.29% 10.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 66.67% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate £330 £281 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +30.81%
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 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.NET
Hertfordshire

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
10 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 16.39% 21.43% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Average daily rate £365 £288 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +33.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 17 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA