The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 22 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing .NET 32 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.49% 4.88% 7.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.24% 33.33% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £259 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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Wiltshire

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
74 63 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.01% 14.65% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 38 46
Average daily rate £400 £350 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £433 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing .NET 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.

1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
3 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
4 23 (45.10%) MVC
5 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
6 15 (29.41%) SQL
6 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
8 12 (23.53%) Retail
8 12 (23.53%) HTML
8 12 (23.53%) CSS
8 12 (23.53%) jQuery
8 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (21.57%) SOAP
9 11 (21.57%) XML
10 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (17.65%) IIS
11 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
11 9 (17.65%) TDD
11 9 (17.65%) Finance
12 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
12 8 (15.69%) Web Services
12 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
12 8 (15.69%) Windows
12 8 (15.69%) Web Development
12 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
12 8 (15.69%) HTML5
13 7 (13.73%) CSS3
13 7 (13.73%) WPF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) DNN
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (23.53%) Retail
2 9 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 25 (49.02%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Security Designer
7 2 (3.92%) UI Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Designer
7 2 (3.92%) UI Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) ASP.NET
2 12 (23.53%) CSS
2 12 (23.53%) HTML
2 12 (23.53%) jQuery
3 11 (21.57%) SOAP
3 11 (21.57%) XML
4 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
5 8 (15.69%) HTML5
5 8 (15.69%) Web Services
6 7 (13.73%) CSS3
6 7 (13.73%) WPF
7 6 (11.76%) RESTful
7 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.80%) JSON
8 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.80%) Classic ASP
8 5 (9.80%) XSD
9 4 (7.84%) Ajax
9 4 (7.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) W3C
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) MVC
2 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) TDD
4 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.69%) Web Development
5 7 (13.73%) Migration
6 6 (11.76%) ITIL
6 6 (11.76%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.88%) Web Usability
7 3 (5.88%) Analytics
7 3 (5.88%) Content Management
7 3 (5.88%) Web Analytics
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.92%) User Stories
8 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.92%) OWASP
8 2 (3.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
3 15 (29.41%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.84%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) ISEB
1 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.96%) CISM
1 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Apple
3 3 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.92%) Sencha
5 1 (1.96%) Ektron
5 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire