Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 25 March 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 87 28
Rank change year-on-year +20 -59 +37
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 17 17 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.30% 1.07% 5.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 3.20% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 32
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £325 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.31% -8.13% +13.20%
10th Percentile £313 £279 £305
90th Percentile £575 £620 £423
West Midlands median daily rate £456 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +7.35% +21.43% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £62.50 £50.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +23.76% +215.63% -

.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 Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 356 531 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.32% 33.57% 31.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 362 264
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.24% +7.57%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £272
90th Percentile £563 £575 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -22.02% +282.46%
10th Percentile £40.50 £39.65 £16.88
90th Percentile £76.50 £71.75 £99.93
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.66 £25.00
% change year-on-year +46.77% +22.64% +11.11%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 14 (82.35%) MVC
4 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
5 12 (70.59%) Web Services
5 12 (70.59%) SQL
5 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (64.71%) CSS
6 11 (64.71%) Scrum
7 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (52.94%) BDD
8 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (52.94%) Dapper ORM
8 9 (52.94%) SOLID
8 9 (52.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 9 (52.94%) Technical Leadership
8 9 (52.94%) TDD
8 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (52.94%) Kanban
9 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 3 (17.65%) WCF
11 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (17.65%) Content Management
11 3 (17.65%) NUnit

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Moq
2 3 (17.65%) NUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Team Leader
4 5 (29.41%) Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Lead Architect
5 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Azure Developer
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) Web Services
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
5 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (52.94%) Dapper ORM
7 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
8 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 3 (17.65%) WCF
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Core
9 2 (11.76%) Angular 2
10 1 (5.88%) Express
10 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 9 (52.94%) BDD
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 9 (52.94%) Kanban
4 9 (52.94%) SOLID
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) Technical Leadership
5 3 (17.65%) Content Management
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter