Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 36 63
Rank change year-on-year -41 +27 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 20 74 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.24% 4.88% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 14.77% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 15
Birmingham median daily rate £338 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £268 £295 £278
90th Percentile £395 £400 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £341 £338
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -

.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 412 501 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.62% 33.05% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 322 187
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +2.04%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £257
90th Percentile £525 £513 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Birmingham median hourly rate £26.75 £9.00 £13.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.22% -31.88% -51.95%
10th Percentile £15.38 £8.75 £10.96
90th Percentile £38.33 £89.85 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year +35.91% -21.58% +4.33%

.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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (20.00%) XML
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (15.00%) Scrum
9 3 (15.00%) LINQ
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (15.00%) Kendo UI
9 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.00%) SDLC
9 3 (15.00%) .NET Core
10 2 (10.00%) Adaptive Web Design
10 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014

.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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) GeoServer
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) GIS
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Architect
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Core
8 3 (15.00%) Kendo UI
8 3 (15.00%) LINQ
8 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (10.00%) HTML5
9 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
10 1 (5.00%) DOM
10 1 (5.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Adaptive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) RUP
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Unified Process
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) People Management
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Altova
2 1 (5.00%) BT
2 1 (5.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Telerik
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin