The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 8.16% 2.50% 21.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.62% 6.67% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
.NET
Manchester

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
37 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 37.76% 37.50% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 4
Median daily rate £420 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £370 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

.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 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for .NET.

1 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Web Development
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (21.43%) WCF
8 3 (21.43%) Marketing
8 3 (21.43%) CRM
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) SEO
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (14.29%) Advertising
9 2 (14.29%) NHS
9 2 (14.29%) PHP
9 2 (14.29%) ERP
9 2 (14.29%) XML
9 2 (14.29%) XSL
9 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 2 (14.29%) Network Security
9 2 (14.29%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) Extranet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SharePoint Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) XSL
7 1 (7.14%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
7 1 (7.14%) Node.js
7 1 (7.14%) OpenID
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) SEO
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) API Design
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft