The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 41 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 11 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.86% 4.25% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 12.33% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 0
Average daily rate £350 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
.NET Framework
Cheshire

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 Warrington region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 73 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 25.71% 34.43% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 55 6
Average daily rate £500 £525 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing .NET 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 Framework.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) TDD
6 8 (47.06%) jQuery
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (41.18%) Web Development
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
9 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
9 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
10 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 3 (17.65%) ISEB
11 3 (17.65%) WCF
11 3 (17.65%) Moq
11 3 (17.65%) Waterfall

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing .NET 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) Moq
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Billing
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Architect
5 5 (29.41%) Technical Architect
6 3 (17.65%) Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Digital Architect
8 1 (5.88%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Digital Architect
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (17.65%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.88%) Social Media
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Web Development
4 5 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Stress Testing
5 3 (17.65%) System Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) ERP
7 1 (5.88%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Apigee
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Mashery
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle