Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET Framework
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 18 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.43% 1.05% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 3.70% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Bedford median daily rate £313 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.09% -9.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £306 £320 £319
90th Percentile £319 £360 £388
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 19 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 27.14% 28.42% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 16
Bedford median daily rate £388 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +33.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £270
90th Percentile £438 £450 £431
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -8.86% -

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Bedford

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Framework in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Bedford region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft