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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 74 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 73 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.25% 1.12% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.29% 5.11% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 31
Median daily rate £313 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.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
786 548 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.25% 21.97% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 349 336
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £236 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Median hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.65 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.84 £34.20 £33.55
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +15 31 £295 -12.59% 12
Coventry -3 18 £384 +11.63% 7
Shropshire -18 7 £400 - 2
Staffordshire -2 4 £275 -8.33% 9
Warwickshire -8 2 £190 -41.98% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £340 -
Solihull - 1 £325 -
Herefordshire - 1 £280 -
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 97 (83.62%) C#
3 82 (70.69%) Microsoft
4 70 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (56.90%) Visual Studio
6 64 (55.17%) SQL
7 61 (52.59%) SQL Server
8 54 (46.55%) MVC
9 52 (44.83%) ASP.NET
10 45 (38.79%) Entity Framework
11 43 (37.07%) HTML
12 41 (35.34%) WCF
13 39 (33.62%) CSS
14 36 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
16 30 (25.86%) XML
16 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
17 29 (25.00%) Web Services
17 29 (25.00%) Scrum
18 27 (23.28%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (18.97%) Waterfall
20 21 (18.10%) jQuery
20 21 (18.10%) Degree
21 20 (17.24%) Computer Science
21 20 (17.24%) Oracle
22 19 (16.38%) Software Engineering
23 18 (15.52%) UML
23 18 (15.52%) OO
23 18 (15.52%) V-Model
23 18 (15.52%) Continuous Integration

.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 14 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.86%) Mule
5 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
2 8 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.31%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (4.31%) IaaS
2 5 (4.31%) PaaS
2 5 (4.31%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (52.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (11.21%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.59%) Power BI
7 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.72%) Redis
9 1 (0.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 66 (56.90%) Visual Studio
2 17 (14.66%) Visual Studio Team System
3 12 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (9.48%) NUnit
5 8 (6.90%) Subversion
6 7 (6.03%) Moq
7 2 (1.72%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.72%) Selenium
8 1 (0.86%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.86%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (11.21%) Marketing
2 6 (5.17%) Finance
3 3 (2.59%) Advertising
4 2 (1.72%) Billing
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (84.48%) Developer
2 78 (67.24%) .NET Developer
3 40 (34.48%) C# Developer
4 38 (32.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (15.52%) .NET Team Leader
5 18 (15.52%) SQL Developer
5 18 (15.52%) Team Leader
6 15 (12.93%) SQL Server Developer
7 13 (11.21%) CRM Developer
7 13 (11.21%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (9.48%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 11 (9.48%) Software Team Leader
9 9 (7.76%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) Lead .NET Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Lead C# Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Lead Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Lead Software Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 45 (38.79%) Entity Framework
4 43 (37.07%) HTML
5 41 (35.34%) WCF
6 39 (33.62%) CSS
7 36 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (25.86%) XML
9 29 (25.00%) Web Services
10 27 (23.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (18.10%) jQuery
12 14 (12.07%) HTML5
13 11 (9.48%) SOAP
13 11 (9.48%) XSLT
14 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
14 10 (8.62%) WinForms
14 10 (8.62%) XSD
15 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (7.76%) LINQ
15 9 (7.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.31%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.86%) Life Science
4 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.76%) Windows
2 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (46.55%) MVC
3 29 (25.00%) Scrum
4 22 (18.97%) Waterfall
5 19 (16.38%) Software Engineering
6 18 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (15.52%) OO
6 18 (15.52%) UML
6 18 (15.52%) V-Model
7 17 (14.66%) TDD
8 16 (13.79%) OOD
9 15 (12.93%) CRM
9 15 (12.93%) SOLID
10 13 (11.21%) Data Modelling
11 12 (10.34%) Migration
12 10 (8.62%) ETL
13 9 (7.76%) API Integration
13 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
13 9 (7.76%) Data Transformation
13 9 (7.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 97 (83.62%) C#
2 64 (55.17%) SQL
3 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.07%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.76%) XAML
6 6 (5.17%) Java
7 3 (2.59%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.72%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.86%) C++
9 1 (0.86%) VB
9 1 (0.86%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (18.10%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.59%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 82 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.24%) Oracle
3 9 (7.76%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.86%) CODA
5 1 (0.86%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.86%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.86%) SAP
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