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 3 months to 30 April 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 / Chelmsford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing .NET 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 7.14% - 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% - 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £433 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £338
% change year-on-year -4.10% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +33.84% -7.14%  

.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 Chelmsford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Chelmsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2 3 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 14.29% 6.82% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £433 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.27% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford 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 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 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 30 April 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Office Automation

.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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#