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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 6.74% 1.05% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 6.67% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +4.54%
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 £30.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
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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
14 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 15.73% 15.79% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 12
Average daily rate £275 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £600 £425
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 £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 19 December 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) IIS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CCAA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix