Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 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 (dotNet)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 13 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.56% 6.48% 19.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 20.59% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 12
Bedford median daily rate £518 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.86% +3.70% -15.63%
10th Percentile £432 £323 £268
90th Percentile £597 £416 £422
Bedfordshire median daily rate £381 £419 £400
% change year-on-year -8.96% +4.69% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

.NET 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 10 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 12.82% 31.48% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 12
Bedford median daily rate £400 £450 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +29.78% +4.68%
10th Percentile £274 £324 £319
90th Percentile £509 £450 £436
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Bedford

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Bedford

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Bedford over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Bedford

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis

.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft