The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Warrington region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.49% 6.59% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 26.09% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 23 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 16.92% 25.27% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 29
Average daily rate £470 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
.NET Framework
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.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 25 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) MCP
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) OOD
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) MCPD
4 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Linux

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) OOD
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCTS
1 3 (50.00%) MCPD
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe