Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 17 February 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.

.NET Core
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.077% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Cheshire median daily rate £375 - -
North West median daily rate £375 £275 -
% change year-on-year +36.36% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

.NET Core 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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 380 319 515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 29.21% 25.93% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 250 366
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £258 £288 £275
90th Percentile £550 £500 £521
North West median daily rate £389 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.32% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 15
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +54.76% -47.35%
10th Percentile £32.13 £20.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £45.50 £19.50
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £42.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year -14.20% +24.26% +34.32%

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Core 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript