The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 59 36 51
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.83% 3.62% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 17.24% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
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£300 £316 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +10.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
.NET Framework
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
127 116 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.59% 20.98% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 68 48
Average daily rate £344 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £407 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -16 4 - - 1
Malmesbury - 1 £300 -
Salisbury - - - - 3
Chippenham - - - -
.NET Framework
South West

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (52.94%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) VBScript
4 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
4 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) CMS
6 5 (29.41%) LAMP
6 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
6 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) Content Management
6 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Sitecore
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (23.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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%) CMS
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
1 7 (41.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) MSTest
3 1 (5.88%) Moq
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Test Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) LAMP
3 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) CSS3
4 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
1 1 (5.88%) RIA
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 5 (29.41%) Content Management
2 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) VBScript
3 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) ESRI