The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Compact Framework skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Compact Framework over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank 624 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.037% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16432 15759 15480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.15% 27.87% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11190 10009 9954
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 215 266
Average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

.NET Compact Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Compact Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK.

.NET Compact Framework Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK.

.NET Compact Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 6 - - 3
England - 6 - - 5
Dorset - 5 - - 3
Poole - 2 - - 1
Bournemouth - 1 - - 2

.NET Compact Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing .NET Compact 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 Compact Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) OOD
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) Firmware
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) ZigBee
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) 802.15
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) FTP
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Linux

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing .NET Compact 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 Compact Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FTP
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) 802.15
1 3 (30.00%) ZigBee
1 3 (30.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (30.00%) Subversion
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows CE
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) OOD
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Assembla
Poole, Dorset
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