The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 13.79% 13.64% 14.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.43% 63.16% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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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 Woking region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 42.53% 21.59% 41.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 2
Average daily rate £300 £349 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% -3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £378 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Woking

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region citing .NET 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.

1 40 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 39 (86.67%) C#
3 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (82.22%) WCF
5 34 (75.56%) Scrum
6 33 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (71.11%) WPF
8 28 (62.22%) Visual Studio
9 22 (48.89%) XML
10 21 (46.67%) Software Engineering
11 20 (44.44%) Web Services
11 20 (44.44%) LINQ
12 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (33.33%) Windows
14 14 (31.11%) SOAP
14 14 (31.11%) Office 365
14 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (26.67%) REST
15 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
15 12 (26.67%) QA
15 12 (26.67%) SQL
15 12 (26.67%) Content Management
16 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
16 11 (24.44%) BDD
17 10 (22.22%) ISEB
18 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
18 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
18 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (17.78%) DevOps
19 8 (17.78%) MS Excel

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Office 365
2 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (62.22%) Visual Studio
3 7 (15.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (17.78%) Publishing
2 3 (6.67%) Law
2 3 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Software Engineer
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Tester
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) QA Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Architect
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.44%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) WCF
2 32 (71.11%) WPF
3 22 (48.89%) XML
4 20 (44.44%) LINQ
4 20 (44.44%) Web Services
5 14 (31.11%) SOAP
6 12 (26.67%) REST
7 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.33%) XSLT
9 3 (6.67%) Ajax
9 3 (6.67%) HTML
10 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (4.44%) CSLA.NET
11 1 (2.22%) RESTful
11 1 (2.22%) WF
11 1 (2.22%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (75.56%) Scrum
3 21 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 12 (26.67%) Content Management
4 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 11 (24.44%) BDD
6 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (17.78%) DevOps
8 4 (8.89%) MVC
9 2 (4.44%) Workflow
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.44%) Coaching
9 2 (4.44%) User Stories
10 1 (2.22%) Kanban
10 1 (2.22%) Functional Testing
10 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) C#
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) Python
4 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) ISEB
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft