The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Stockport region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 15.63% 15.38% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 46.88% 38.46% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
Average daily rate £363 £350 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
Manchester

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (16.67%) OOP
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) SOA
8 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) XSLT

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) XSLT
4 2 (11.11%) WCF
4 2 (11.11%) LINQ
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) WPF
5 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) WinForms
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Ninject
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) OOP
2 3 (16.67%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) GPEN
2 1 (5.56%) OSCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) RHCE
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) GSEC
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee
1 1 (5.56%) FatWire
1 1 (5.56%) VMware
1 1 (5.56%) Endeca
1 1 (5.56%) Wonderware