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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 12.96% 3.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 11.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £361 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.42%
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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
21 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 38.89% 28.89% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 10
Average daily rate £360 £443 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £201 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 3
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

.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 23 January 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
4 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 12 (57.14%) WCF
4 12 (57.14%) WPF
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (42.86%) CRM
7 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
9 5 (23.81%) Migration
10 4 (19.05%) Scrum
10 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (19.05%) XML
10 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
10 4 (19.05%) QA
10 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) REST
11 3 (14.29%) SOAP
11 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
2 12 (57.14%) WCF
2 12 (57.14%) WPF
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (9.52%) CSLA.NET
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) MSMQ
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) WinForms
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) WF
7 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.76%) People Management
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) OOD
7 1 (4.76%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) VMware