Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 24 November 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 Framework
South West > Dorset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 44 34
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 10 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.30% 0.69% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 2.36% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Dorset median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £370 £303 £325
90th Percentile £425 £368 £375
South West median daily rate £355 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +4.41% -2.86% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Dorset median hourly rate - - £37.50
South West median hourly rate - £23.78 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -36.60% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 75 127 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 24.75% 29.06% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 93 37
Dorset median daily rate £415 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £311 £238 £213
90th Percentile £483 £448 £480
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 17
Dorset median hourly rate £44.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £42.25 - £26.25
90th Percentile £46.75 - £44.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Dorset

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Dorset

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Dorset

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 9 £400 - 6
.NET Framework
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Dorset region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 6 (60.00%) WCF
5 6 (60.00%) System Testing
5 6 (60.00%) Data Extraction
5 6 (60.00%) MVVM
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) OOP
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) NUnit
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) FxCop

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) FxCop
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
1 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
8 1 (10.00%) HTML5
8 1 (10.00%) Node.js
8 1 (10.00%) WinForms
8 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Data Extraction
2 6 (60.00%) MVVM
2 6 (60.00%) System Testing
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin