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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 12 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.57% 5.00% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 8.70% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £225 - £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £38.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-24.67% -0.64%

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
21 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 30.00% 57.50% 63.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 12
Median daily rate £250 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.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 1 March 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (66.67%) System Testing
4 6 (66.67%) LINQ
4 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (66.67%) AutoMapper
4 6 (66.67%) TypeScript
4 6 (66.67%) StructureMap
5 5 (55.56%) Workflow
6 4 (44.44%) NHS
6 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (22.22%) Logistics
7 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
8 1 (11.11%) Line Management

.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 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Architect
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (66.67%) AutoMapper
4 6 (66.67%) LINQ
4 6 (66.67%) StructureMap
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) System Testing
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Workflow
4 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (66.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Xamarin