The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 June 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 (dotNet)
Essex / Brentwood
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 16.00% 7.69% 9.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.77% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £325 £351 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.47% +4.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £39.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.84% -1.56%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brentwood
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13 5 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 52.00% 12.82% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Median daily rate £284 £228 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.77% -30.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £228 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £252 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Brentwood

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Brentwood

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (50.00%) Broadband
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) IPv4
1 2 (50.00%) IPv6
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
1 2 (50.00%) 802.11
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (50.00%) STB
1 2 (50.00%) VDSL
1 2 (50.00%) UPnP
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 802.11
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (50.00%) Broadband
1 2 (50.00%) IPv4
1 2 (50.00%) IPv6
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) UPnP
1 2 (50.00%) VDSL
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Redmine
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Trac
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Packet Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware