The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Woking region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 29 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 31.18% 17.78% 28.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 87.88% 53.33% 55.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 20
Average daily rate £411 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £308 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £371 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 15 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 35.48% 33.33% 51.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 31
Average daily rate £410 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.56% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
Surrey

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Woking region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 April 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 30 (93.75%) C#
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 27 (84.38%) WCF
4 26 (81.25%) WPF
5 25 (78.13%) Scrum
6 24 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (71.88%) Visual Studio
8 20 (62.50%) XML
9 16 (50.00%) Web Services
9 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
10 13 (40.63%) LINQ
10 13 (40.63%) SOAP
10 13 (40.63%) SQL
10 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (37.50%) Automated Testing
11 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (34.38%) Windows
12 11 (34.38%) QA
12 11 (34.38%) BDD
12 11 (34.38%) REST
12 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (31.25%) Content Management
14 9 (28.13%) Software Testing
14 9 (28.13%) ISEB
15 6 (18.75%) Publishing
15 6 (18.75%) XSLT
15 6 (18.75%) Office 365
16 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
16 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
17 4 (12.50%) HTML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (71.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.25%) Bower
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 6 (18.75%) Publishing
2 4 (12.50%) Law
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Test Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) WCF
2 26 (81.25%) WPF
3 20 (62.50%) XML
4 16 (50.00%) Web Services
5 13 (40.63%) LINQ
5 13 (40.63%) SOAP
6 11 (34.38%) REST
7 6 (18.75%) XSLT
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.50%) HTML
9 4 (12.50%) Ajax
10 2 (6.25%) CSS
10 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.25%) jQuery
10 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
10 2 (6.25%) HTML5
11 1 (3.13%) Akka
11 1 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
1 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Scrum
2 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) BDD
5 10 (31.25%) Content Management
6 9 (28.13%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.13%) User Stories
8 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.13%) MVC
8 1 (3.13%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Mercator
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