Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 21 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 114 120 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.28% 12.35% 9.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.12% 42.70% 43.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 100 69
Coventry median daily rate £438 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.67% +30.43%
10th Percentile £333 £307 £278
90th Percentile £550 £538 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Coventry median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.75 £23.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +55.43% +13.58% -29.42%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 223 281 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 29.89% 28.91% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 207 119
Coventry median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +18.52% -10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £267
90th Percentile £548 £550 £547
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +5.82% +8.00% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Coventry median hourly rate £26.25 £16.00 £24.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.06% -34.61% +9.49%
10th Percentile £20.88 £12.55 £17.77
90th Percentile £42.18 £23.30 £30.17
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £25.85
% change year-on-year +27.08% -7.14% -13.13%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Coventry

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Coventry

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Coventry over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Coventry

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 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 Coventry region with a requirement for .NET.

1 94 (82.46%) C#
2 83 (72.81%) MVC
3 80 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (60.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 66 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 62 (54.39%) SQL Server
6 62 (54.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 61 (53.51%) BDD
8 60 (52.63%) ASP.NET
8 60 (52.63%) TDD
8 60 (52.63%) Scrum
9 58 (50.88%) Git (software)
10 57 (50.00%) HTML
11 55 (48.25%) CSS
12 53 (46.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 52 (45.61%) Kanban
14 42 (36.84%) Web Services
14 42 (36.84%) SOLID
15 40 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (34.21%) .NET Framework
17 36 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
18 34 (29.82%) Dapper ORM
19 30 (26.32%) SQL
20 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
21 22 (19.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
22 12 (10.53%) AngularJS
23 11 (9.65%) Front End Development
23 11 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
23 11 (9.65%) WCF
24 10 (8.77%) Wiki

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 10 (8.77%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.39%) CMS
4 4 (3.51%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.88%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (60.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.51%) PaaS
2 4 (3.51%) SaaS
3 3 (2.63%) GitHub
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.75%) IaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Office 365
5 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.75%) Power BI
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) MS Access
5 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (50.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.63%) Artifactory
2 3 (2.63%) GoCD
3 2 (1.75%) NuGet
3 2 (1.75%) Subversion
3 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.88%) JIRA
4 1 (0.88%) NUnit
4 1 (0.88%) PostCSS
General
1 4 (3.51%) Advertising
2 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) Automotive
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Finance
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (84.21%) Developer
2 63 (55.26%) .NET Developer
3 23 (20.18%) Azure Developer
3 23 (20.18%) C# Developer
4 19 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (9.65%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (7.02%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Architect
8 7 (6.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.26%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Angular Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (3.51%) .NET Architect
11 4 (3.51%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Agile Developer
11 4 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (54.39%) ASP.NET Web API
2 60 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 57 (50.00%) HTML
4 55 (48.25%) CSS
5 53 (46.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (36.84%) Web Services
7 39 (34.21%) .NET Framework
8 34 (29.82%) Dapper ORM
9 12 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 11 (9.65%) WCF
11 10 (8.77%) Node.js
12 8 (7.02%) Entity Framework
12 8 (7.02%) HTML5
12 8 (7.02%) RESTful
13 6 (5.26%) CSS3
13 6 (5.26%) jQuery
14 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 4 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (3.51%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (8.77%) Wiki
4 8 (7.02%) User Experience
5 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.63%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.75%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.75%) DataPower
8 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Android
2 2 (1.75%) Unix
2 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (72.81%) MVC
2 80 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (53.51%) BDD
4 60 (52.63%) Scrum
4 60 (52.63%) TDD
5 52 (45.61%) Kanban
6 42 (36.84%) SOLID
7 40 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (19.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 11 (9.65%) Front End Development
10 10 (8.77%) Pair Programming
11 9 (7.89%) Refactoring
11 9 (7.89%) SEO
12 8 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (7.02%) DevOps
13 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.26%) Test Automation
13 6 (5.26%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.26%) Web Application Development
13 6 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 94 (82.46%) C#
2 66 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 30 (26.32%) SQL
4 8 (7.02%) Ruby
5 6 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.51%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.51%) Perl
6 4 (3.51%) Python
7 3 (2.63%) Java
8 2 (1.75%) COBOL
8 2 (1.75%) ES6
8 2 (1.75%) Korn
8 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.75%) XAML
9 1 (0.88%) ES7
9 1 (0.88%) ES8
9 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.75%) Adobe
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (0.88%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.88%) Google
3 1 (0.88%) Tableau
3 1 (0.88%) Telerik