The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 6.02% 4.38% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 28.57% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £253 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.61% -50.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £242 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £260 £651
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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 Uxbridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.46% 15.33% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 11
Average daily rate £350 £256 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% -26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £230 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) GxP
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) VBScript
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) IIS
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) OOD
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix