The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 29 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.

Microsoft .NET Framework
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 71 67
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 34 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.25% 1.58% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 6.30% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 15
Median daily rate £368 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.63% -26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £374 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -17.15% +9.03%  

.NET Framework 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 493 413 347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.58% 25.06% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 239 196
Median daily rate £363 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.93% -4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing .NET Framework 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 Framework in the East Midlands

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in the East Midlands

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in the East Midlands

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in the East Midlands

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +19 17 £368 +33.63% 6
Northamptonshire -2 8 £350 -17.64% 5
Lincolnshire -1 5 £353 +17.50% 2
Derbyshire -3 5 £350 +21.73% 2
Leicestershire -4 5 £500 +55.03% 15
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 69 (100.00%) C#
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (49.28%) WCF
3 32 (46.38%) TDD
4 29 (42.03%) MVC
5 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
6 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 27 (39.13%) WPF
7 26 (37.68%) XML
7 26 (37.68%) Entity Framework
8 24 (34.78%) MVVM
9 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
10 21 (30.43%) OO
10 21 (30.43%) Dependency Injection
11 17 (24.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (24.64%) Web Services
11 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
12 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (17.39%) CSS
12 12 (17.39%) SQL
12 12 (17.39%) HTML
12 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
13 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (13.04%) XSLT
16 8 (11.59%) REST
16 8 (11.59%) Finance
16 8 (11.59%) Degree
16 8 (11.59%) LINQ

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) DB2
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.45%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.70%) NUnit
3 5 (7.25%) MSTest
4 4 (5.80%) Moq
5 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.90%) gulp
6 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.90%) JIRA
6 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.45%) Subversion
7 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Advertising
2 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Developer
2 45 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 22 (31.88%) C# Developer
4 19 (27.54%) WPF Developer
5 18 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 9 (13.04%) WCF Developer
7 7 (10.14%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (7.25%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Architect
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.25%) C# WPF Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.80%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.80%) XML Developer
10 4 (5.80%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (49.28%) WCF
3 27 (39.13%) WPF
4 26 (37.68%) Entity Framework
4 26 (37.68%) XML
5 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
6 17 (24.64%) Web Services
7 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
7 12 (17.39%) CSS
7 12 (17.39%) HTML
8 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (13.04%) XSLT
11 8 (11.59%) LINQ
11 8 (11.59%) REST
12 7 (10.14%) jQuery
13 5 (7.25%) SOAP
14 3 (4.35%) Ajax
14 3 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) EPoS
4 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
1 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.45%) Android
2 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) TDD
2 29 (42.03%) MVC
3 24 (34.78%) MVVM
4 21 (30.43%) Dependency Injection
4 21 (30.43%) OO
5 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.70%) Web Development
9 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.25%) OWASP
10 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.80%) Scrum
10 4 (5.80%) SDLC
11 3 (4.35%) Project Management
11 3 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (5.80%) Java
4 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.35%) VB
5 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.35%) VB6
5 3 (4.35%) VBA
5 3 (4.35%) XAML
6 2 (2.90%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) HNC
3 4 (5.80%) HND
4 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.90%) TickIT
2 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) SAP
3 1 (1.45%) Cognos
3 1 (1.45%) IBM
3 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.45%) Telerik
3 1 (1.45%) Xamarin
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