The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 4 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 18.75% 39.39% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 76.47% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -
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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 18.75% 51.52% 60.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 13
Average daily rate £300 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
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 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
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 30 January 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) hybris
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (12.50%) UAG
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCDA
1 1 (12.50%) CCDP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) UAG
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft