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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 8 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.77% 11.63% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 62.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £269 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%

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 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 11.54% 18.60% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £315 £450 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +233.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.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 27 February 2017. 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 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 0 3 £269 -17.30% 6
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing

.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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) React
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) DOM
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google