Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crewe 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 23 October 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)
Cheshire > Crewe
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 11 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 5.45% 11.11% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.78% 29.03% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Crewe median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +18.64%
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +13.97% +4.62% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Crewe median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £32.00 £20.78
% change year-on-year +70.31% +53.99% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Crewe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 102 31 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 50.50% 38.27% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 22 1
Crewe median daily rate £420 £481 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +37.50% +27.27%
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Crewe median hourly rate - £37.50 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +70.31% -1.54% +87.54%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Crewe

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Crewe

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crewe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Crewe over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Crewe

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Crewe region with a requirement for .NET.

1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) MSBuild
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (27.27%) Docker
4 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
4 3 (27.27%) Case Management
4 3 (27.27%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe 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 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MSBuild
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Case Management
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Secure Coding
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 1 (9.09%) SOLID
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft