The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 73 82 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 69 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.49% 1.52% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.62% 6.81% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 35
Median daily rate £350 £354 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £38.50
.NET Framework
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
717 573 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.90% 22.40% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 351 360
Median daily rate £375 £350 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 11
Median hourly rate £16.00 £33.55 £29.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% +14.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +24 44 £345 +4.15% 8
Coventry -9 12 £400 +8.10% 3
Shropshire -3 3 £400 +29.03%
Staffordshire -4 3 £263 -28.32% 6
Wolverhampton +2 1 £340 - 1
Solihull -3 1 £325 -25.71% 2
Worcestershire - 1 £375 - 2
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 140 (100.00%) .NET
2 110 (78.57%) C#
3 95 (67.86%) Microsoft
4 91 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (56.43%) Visual Studio
6 77 (55.00%) MVC
7 65 (46.43%) SQL
7 65 (46.43%) WCF
8 64 (45.71%) ASP.NET
8 64 (45.71%) Entity Framework
9 62 (44.29%) JavaScript
10 60 (42.86%) HTML
11 55 (39.29%) CSS
12 51 (36.43%) SQL Server
13 46 (32.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (30.71%) Scrum
15 39 (27.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (27.14%) Visual Studio Team System
17 36 (25.71%) Web Services
18 32 (22.86%) SOLID
19 30 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (21.43%) CRM
19 30 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
20 29 (20.71%) XML
21 25 (17.86%) Waterfall
21 25 (17.86%) OOD
21 25 (17.86%) OO
22 24 (17.14%) jQuery
22 24 (17.14%) TDD
23 22 (15.71%) MS Excel

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.43%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.71%) Mule
Applications
1 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.86%) MS Office
4 2 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.57%) IaaS
2 12 (8.57%) PaaS
2 12 (8.57%) SaaS
3 5 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.29%) Relational Database
2 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.14%) Power BI
6 2 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 79 (56.43%) Visual Studio
2 38 (27.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 21 (15.00%) NUnit
3 21 (15.00%) Subversion
4 20 (14.29%) Moq
5 10 (7.14%) CruiseControl
6 6 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.43%) JIRA
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (10.00%) Marketing
2 7 (5.00%) Finance
3 4 (2.86%) Advertising
4 2 (1.43%) Billing
4 2 (1.43%) Electronics
4 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 129 (92.14%) Developer
2 90 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 49 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 46 (32.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (20.00%) CRM Developer
6 26 (18.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 20 (14.29%) SQL Developer
8 18 (12.86%) Microsoft Developer
9 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (10.71%) SQL Server Developer
10 14 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
10 14 (10.00%) Team Leader
11 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 13 (9.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (9.29%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (7.86%) Software Team Leader
13 9 (6.43%) .NET Software Engineer
13 9 (6.43%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (6.43%) Lead Software Engineer
13 9 (6.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (46.43%) WCF
3 64 (45.71%) ASP.NET
3 64 (45.71%) Entity Framework
4 60 (42.86%) HTML
5 55 (39.29%) CSS
6 46 (32.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (27.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 36 (25.71%) Web Services
9 29 (20.71%) XML
10 24 (17.14%) jQuery
11 17 (12.14%) HTML5
12 16 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
14 12 (8.57%) AngularJS
14 12 (8.57%) LESS
14 12 (8.57%) Sass
15 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 7 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.14%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.43%) iPad
4 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (55.00%) MVC
3 43 (30.71%) Scrum
4 32 (22.86%) SOLID
5 30 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (21.43%) CRM
6 25 (17.86%) OO
6 25 (17.86%) OOD
6 25 (17.86%) Waterfall
7 24 (17.14%) TDD
8 14 (10.00%) BDD
8 14 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 14 (10.00%) CQRS
8 14 (10.00%) Kanban
8 14 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.00%) UML
8 14 (10.00%) V-Model
9 13 (9.29%) Domain-Driven Design
10 11 (7.86%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (7.86%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (78.57%) C#
2 65 (46.43%) SQL
3 62 (44.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.86%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 5 (3.57%) XAML
6 4 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (0.71%) C++
7 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (11.43%) Degree
2 9 (6.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 95 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.43%) Oracle
3 8 (5.71%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (0.71%) MuleSoft
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