The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 35 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.22% 1.33% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.85% 7.14% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
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£375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
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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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.05% 18.60% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 55
Average daily rate £375 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) WCF
3 9 (64.29%) LINQ
3 9 (64.29%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (42.86%) LINQ to SQL
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
6 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Retail
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) OOD
6 6 (42.86%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) SOAP
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) MSMQ
7 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Hudson
2 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) WCF
2 9 (64.29%) LINQ
2 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 9 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (42.86%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 6 (42.86%) SOAP
4 6 (42.86%) MSMQ
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) Sass
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) OOD
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) B2C
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SAP