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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing .NET 28 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.07% 5.23% 9.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.75% 27.59% 52.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 31
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £397 £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 £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
.NET
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
64 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.16% 18.95% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 46 57
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
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
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 47 (87.04%) C#
2 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 30 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 22 (40.74%) SQL
5 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
6 17 (31.48%) Retail
6 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (29.63%) MVC
8 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
9 13 (24.07%) jQuery
9 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (24.07%) VB.NET
9 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
10 11 (20.37%) CSS
11 10 (18.52%) XML
11 10 (18.52%) HTML
11 10 (18.52%) Finance
11 10 (18.52%) CMS
12 9 (16.67%) Web Services
12 9 (16.67%) Oracle
12 9 (16.67%) WCF
12 9 (16.67%) LINQ
12 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (14.81%) TDD
13 8 (14.81%) Banking
14 7 (12.96%) BDD
14 7 (12.96%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (18.52%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.56%) Hudson
4 3 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.85%) Maven
6 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 17 (31.48%) Retail
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 8 (14.81%) Banking
4 6 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Front Office
6 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) Applications Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Designer
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Process Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Web Designer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
3 13 (24.07%) jQuery
4 11 (20.37%) CSS
5 10 (18.52%) XML
5 10 (18.52%) HTML
6 9 (16.67%) Web Services
6 9 (16.67%) WCF
6 9 (16.67%) LINQ
6 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (11.11%) SOAP
7 6 (11.11%) MSMQ
7 6 (11.11%) HTML5
7 6 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
7 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (11.11%) Sencha Touch
7 6 (11.11%) RESTful
7 6 (11.11%) Ajax
7 6 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 6 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) MVC
2 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
3 8 (14.81%) TDD
4 7 (12.96%) BDD
4 7 (12.96%) Scrum
5 6 (11.11%) Migration
5 6 (11.11%) OOD
5 6 (11.11%) OO
5 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.11%) Android Development
5 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 5 (9.26%) DevOps
6 5 (9.26%) Web Design
7 4 (7.41%) SOA
7 4 (7.41%) B2C
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) C#
2 30 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 13 (24.07%) VB.NET
5 6 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) VBA
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) VB6
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.70%) WCAG
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) Sencha
4 2 (3.70%) SAP