The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 20.73% 40.00% 35.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 80.95% 63.16% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 11
Median daily rate £304 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.67% +29.23%
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 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
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
21 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 25.61% 63.33% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 15
Median daily rate £308 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.78% +29.23%
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 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

.NET
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 across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for .NET.

1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (25.00%) CRM
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 5 (20.83%) Web Development
7 5 (20.83%) WCF
7 5 (20.83%) EDI
7 5 (20.83%) ERP
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.67%) RESTful
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (12.50%) Degree
9 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 3 (12.50%) Ajax
9 3 (12.50%) MySQL
9 3 (12.50%) SOAP

.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 13 (54.17%) C# Developer
4 12 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Graduate
7 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Middleware Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.17%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) EDI
4 5 (20.83%) WCF
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (16.67%) RESTful
6 3 (12.50%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) SOAP
7 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.33%) HTML5
7 2 (8.33%) XHTML
7 2 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) CRM
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) ERP
4 5 (20.83%) SDLC
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Game Development
6 2 (8.33%) Logistics
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) SOLID
7 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile First
7 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Presales
7 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) XPath
7 1 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft