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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 16.67% 4.95% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 16.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
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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
24 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 40.00% 30.69% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
Average daily rate £360 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £360 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 2
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 24 December 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 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) WCF
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (45.45%) WPF
6 9 (40.91%) VB.NET
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (31.82%) CRM
8 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) Migration
11 3 (13.64%) SOAP
11 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
11 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
11 3 (13.64%) QA
11 3 (13.64%) REST

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Architect
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Architect
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 14 (63.64%) WCF
2 10 (45.45%) WPF
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 3 (13.64%) REST
5 2 (9.09%) CSLA.NET
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) WF
6 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.55%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
6 1 (4.55%) WinForms
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
2 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
4 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Kanban
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) VB.NET
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) MCTS
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware