The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 20.00% 9.76% 11.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.64% 30.77% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Average daily rate
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£269 £328 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.93% +24.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £326 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £297
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
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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 Wolverhampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
11 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 31.43% 31.71% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 8
Average daily rate £250 £251 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.49% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (11.11%) DevOps

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (11.11%) JSTL
7 1 (11.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Alterian