Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 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 20 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)
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 14.75% 1.75% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.29% 16.67% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Chelmsford median daily rate £538 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% +35.71% +55.56%
10th Percentile £300 £463 £247
90th Percentile £592 £488 £375
Essex median daily rate £525 £350 £369
% change year-on-year +50.00% -5.08% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chelmsford median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £29.80 £42.80 £46.50
% change year-on-year -30.37% -7.96% +24.83%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chelmsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 14 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 22.95% 10.53% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 12
Chelmsford median daily rate £538 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +28.57% +55.56%
10th Percentile £315 £410 £264
90th Percentile £588 £480 £433
Essex median daily rate £513 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +36.67% - -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chelmsford median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £41.13 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year +11.90% +0.68% -2.01%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Chelmsford

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Chelmsford

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Chelmsford over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Chelmsford

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (77.78%) Release Management
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (77.78%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (66.67%) X++
4 6 (66.67%) Back Office
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
5 5 (55.56%) Local Government
6 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (33.33%) Marketing
6 3 (33.33%) Electronics
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) SAP
7 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Coaching
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (11.11%) XML

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Back Office
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Local Government
3 3 (33.33%) Electronics
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) X++
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore