The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 14 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.20% 3.23% 8.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 7.14% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £200 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.05% +19.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
.NET Framework
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 10.84% 45.16% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 25
Median daily rate £200 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.74% +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) DevExpress
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) DevExpress