The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Swindon region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 26 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.21% 7.54% 9.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.14% 37.97% 55.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -22.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £213 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £510 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £105.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 79 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.71% 19.85% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 57 27
Average daily rate £320 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £560 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
.NET
Wiltshire

.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 28 July 2014.

.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 28 July 2014, 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 32 (50.79%) C#
2 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
3 28 (44.44%) SQL
4 26 (41.27%) Finance
5 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
7 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 17 (26.98%) HTML
9 15 (23.81%) CSS
9 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework
10 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (19.05%) MVC
11 10 (15.87%) Windows
11 10 (15.87%) IIS
12 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
12 8 (12.70%) VBScript
12 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
13 7 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
13 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (11.11%) Test Scripting
13 7 (11.11%) jQuery
13 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (11.11%) HTML5
14 6 (9.52%) Ajax
14 6 (9.52%) WCF
14 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (9.52%) Content Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (15.87%) IIS
2 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.35%) CMS
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.59%) WordPress
6 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Agresso
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.35%) DNS
2 2 (3.17%) LDAP
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.94%) MySQL
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (6.35%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.76%) OLAP
7 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (3.17%) QlikView
8 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.17%) MS Access
9 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.17%) JMeter
3 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 8 (12.70%) C# Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Architect
9 4 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Designer
10 3 (4.76%) Programmer
10 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET
2 17 (26.98%) HTML
3 15 (23.81%) CSS
3 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework
4 7 (11.11%) jQuery
4 7 (11.11%) HTML5
4 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.52%) WCF
5 6 (9.52%) Ajax
6 5 (7.94%) Web Services
7 4 (6.35%) XML
7 4 (6.35%) SOAP
7 4 (6.35%) Classic ASP
7 4 (6.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (4.76%) CSS3
8 3 (4.76%) ADO.NET
8 3 (4.76%) LAMP
9 2 (3.17%) SAML
9 2 (3.17%) MDX
9 2 (3.17%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Clustering
2 2 (3.17%) PKI
2 2 (3.17%) Open Source
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.59%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) MVC
2 7 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 6 (9.52%) Content Management
4 5 (7.94%) Web Development
4 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.35%) Scrum
6 3 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.76%) CRM
6 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.17%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.17%) Data Transformation
7 2 (3.17%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.17%) Test Management
7 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) C#
2 28 (44.44%) SQL
3 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.70%) VBScript
4 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.94%) VB
6 5 (7.94%) Java
7 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.35%) VBA
8 2 (3.17%) Python
8 2 (3.17%) VB6
8 2 (3.17%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.59%) Basel III
3 1 (1.59%) FINREP
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) MIIS
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) SAP
3 3 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.17%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.17%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.17%) Capita
5 1 (1.59%) Infor
5 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.59%) DevExpress
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