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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 14 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.11% 5.26% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 8.70% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £215 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-50.37% +2.66%

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
22 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 30.14% 60.53% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 8
Median daily rate £306 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £389 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.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 18 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) System Testing
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) AutoMapper
4 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (50.00%) StructureMap
5 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
5 2 (33.33%) Logistics
5 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (33.33%) NHS
6 1 (16.67%) Middleware
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET

.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 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) AutoMapper
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) StructureMap
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin