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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 17 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.33% 6.25% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 10.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £263 £358 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.57% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £358 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £358 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
.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
24 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 26.67% 62.50% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 15
Median daily rate £308 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.75% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £350
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 £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

.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 September 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Logistics
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum

.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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin