The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
London / Croydon
Rank 23 30 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17  
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.41% 2.56% 8.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 9.09% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Median daily rate £275 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.51% -3.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 56 77 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 31.82% 28.21% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 64 26
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Croydon

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Croydon

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Croydon region with a requirement for .NET.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Manager
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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