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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.40% 7.24% 9.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.54% 26.67% 57.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 17
Average daily rate
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£359 £324 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £276 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £423 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
65 120 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.81% 27.15% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 79 30
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £470 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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 21 April 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 21 April 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 49 (90.74%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 22 (40.74%) Retail
6 21 (38.89%) SQL
6 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (31.48%) Oracle
9 15 (27.78%) HTML
9 15 (27.78%) E-Commerce
9 15 (27.78%) MVC
9 15 (27.78%) jQuery
10 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
10 14 (25.93%) CSS
11 13 (24.07%) Ajax
12 12 (22.22%) Finance
13 11 (20.37%) WCF
13 11 (20.37%) Entity Framework
14 10 (18.52%) XML
15 9 (16.67%) SOAP
15 9 (16.67%) Windows
15 9 (16.67%) LINQ
15 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (16.67%) Scrum
15 9 (16.67%) TDD
16 8 (14.81%) Java
16 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (12.96%) LINQ to SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) 3G
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.70%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.85%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.85%) Ant
7 1 (1.85%) Log4Net
7 1 (1.85%) Subversion
7 1 (1.85%) Maven
7 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
General
1 22 (40.74%) Retail
2 12 (22.22%) Finance
3 6 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) ASP.NET
2 15 (27.78%) HTML
2 15 (27.78%) jQuery
3 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
3 14 (25.93%) CSS
4 13 (24.07%) Ajax
5 11 (20.37%) WCF
5 11 (20.37%) Entity Framework
6 10 (18.52%) XML
7 9 (16.67%) SOAP
7 9 (16.67%) LINQ
8 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (12.96%) LINQ to SQL
9 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (12.96%) Sencha Touch
9 7 (12.96%) Web Services
9 7 (12.96%) MSMQ
10 6 (11.11%) RESTful
10 6 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
10 6 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.41%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.70%) W3C
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Android
2 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) MVC
2 15 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 9 (16.67%) Scrum
3 9 (16.67%) TDD
4 7 (12.96%) OOD
4 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
4 7 (12.96%) BDD
5 6 (11.11%) Android Development
5 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 6 (11.11%) DevOps
5 6 (11.11%) OO
6 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.26%) Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.41%) Web Development
8 3 (5.56%) Analytics
8 3 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) C#
2 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.89%) SQL
4 8 (14.81%) Java
5 5 (9.26%) C++
6 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.70%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) VB6
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) VBScript
8 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
1 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) Sencha
4 2 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) IBM