The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.99% 1.25% 3.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 7.14% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £303 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.07% +3.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.96% 17.50% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Median daily rate £425 £275 £199
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% +38.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -3 2 £303 -13.57%
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) XPath
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) GitHub

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) DOM
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle