Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 12 December 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 204 319 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.62% 10.00% 11.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.43% 34.83% 39.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 233 219
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.59% +4.44% +7.69%
10th Percentile £269 £270 £262
90th Percentile £488 £538 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £35.58 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.55% -11.06% +6.67%
England median hourly rate £45.75 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.65% +6.25% -

.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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 835 916 931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.19% 28.71% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 613 547
East Midlands median daily rate £402 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.52% +1.47% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £510
England median daily rate £480 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +2.13% +10.59% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +116.22%
10th Percentile £16.68 £13.60 £13.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.40 £46.25
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £39.60
% change year-on-year +3.83% +1.01% +5.60%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the East Midlands

.NET
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in the East Midlands

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in the East Midlands

.NET
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in the East Midlands

.NET
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 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Leicestershire -5 60 £350 +7.69% 35
Nottinghamshire -18 55 £375 -3.23% 73
Northamptonshire +4 54 £388 -3.13% 23
Derbyshire -14 14 £425 +11.40% 44
Lincolnshire -9 5 £425 +11.48% 18
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for .NET.

1 177 (86.76%) C#
2 105 (51.47%) SQL
3 103 (50.49%) ASP.NET
4 88 (43.14%) SQL Server
5 81 (39.71%) JavaScript
6 80 (39.22%) HTML
7 74 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (34.80%) MVC
9 66 (32.35%) CSS
10 62 (30.39%) Microsoft
11 49 (24.02%) .NET Framework
12 46 (22.55%) AngularJS
13 43 (21.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (18.14%) Web Services
15 35 (17.16%) Visual Studio
15 35 (17.16%) ASP.NET Web API
16 31 (15.20%) HTML5
16 31 (15.20%) jQuery
17 29 (14.22%) Microservices
17 29 (14.22%) Software Engineering
18 27 (13.24%) Git (software)
18 27 (13.24%) Scrum
19 26 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (11.27%) TDD
20 23 (11.27%) Entity Framework
21 22 (10.78%) CSS3
21 22 (10.78%) RESTful
22 20 (9.80%) Unit Testing
22 20 (9.80%) Windows
23 19 (9.31%) Oracle

.NET
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 15 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.43%) K2 blackpearl
3 5 (2.45%) NServiceBus
3 5 (2.45%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.96%) CMS
5 3 (1.47%) JBoss
5 3 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.98%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.49%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.45%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.96%) Serverless
5 3 (1.47%) Office 365
6 2 (0.98%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.98%) Modbus
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.86%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.90%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.94%) Redis
6 5 (2.45%) Blockchain
6 5 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.96%) SQLite
8 3 (1.47%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.47%) DB2
8 3 (1.47%) DTS
8 3 (1.47%) MySQL
8 3 (1.47%) Power BI
8 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 35 (17.16%) Visual Studio
2 27 (13.24%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.39%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.43%) NUnit
5 5 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.45%) Selenium
5 5 (2.45%) Visual Studio Code
6 4 (1.96%) JIRA
6 4 (1.96%) Moq
6 4 (1.96%) Subversion
6 4 (1.96%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.47%) Grunt
7 3 (1.47%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.47%) JUnit
7 3 (1.47%) Maven
7 3 (1.47%) Protractor
7 3 (1.47%) WebStorm
8 2 (0.98%) gulp
General
1 19 (9.31%) Finance
2 10 (4.90%) Retail
3 4 (1.96%) Automotive
3 4 (1.96%) Marketing
4 3 (1.47%) Billing
4 3 (1.47%) Legal
4 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 162 (79.41%) Developer
2 72 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 55 (26.96%) C# Developer
4 31 (15.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (14.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 25 (12.25%) SQL Developer
7 14 (6.86%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.37%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (6.37%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (5.88%) Lead Developer
10 11 (5.39%) Architect
10 11 (5.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.39%) C# Software Engineer
10 11 (5.39%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (4.90%) Backend Developer
11 10 (4.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 9 (4.41%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (4.41%) .NET Software Engineer
12 9 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (50.49%) ASP.NET
2 80 (39.22%) HTML
3 66 (32.35%) CSS
4 49 (24.02%) .NET Framework
5 46 (22.55%) AngularJS
6 43 (21.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (18.14%) Web Services
8 35 (17.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (15.20%) HTML5
9 31 (15.20%) jQuery
10 23 (11.27%) Entity Framework
11 22 (10.78%) CSS3
11 22 (10.78%) RESTful
12 19 (9.31%) Node.js
12 19 (9.31%) React
13 17 (8.33%) REST
14 16 (7.84%) XML
15 15 (7.35%) RabbitMQ
16 13 (6.37%) .NET Core
17 12 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (4.41%) Mobile App
2 8 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.45%) User Experience
4 4 (1.96%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.96%) Fintech
5 2 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.98%) NHS
5 2 (0.98%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.49%) GPGPU
6 1 (0.49%) iPad
6 1 (0.49%) iPhone
6 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.80%) Windows
2 7 (3.43%) Linux
3 6 (2.94%) Android
4 5 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.96%) Unix
5 4 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (34.80%) MVC
3 29 (14.22%) Microservices
3 29 (14.22%) Software Engineering
4 27 (13.24%) Scrum
5 23 (11.27%) TDD
6 20 (9.80%) Unit Testing
7 18 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 14 (6.86%) Web Development
9 13 (6.37%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.88%) Front End Development
11 11 (5.39%) SDLC
12 10 (4.90%) Configuration Management
12 10 (4.90%) Customer Requirements
12 10 (4.90%) High Availability
12 10 (4.90%) SOA
12 10 (4.90%) UML
13 9 (4.41%) SOLID
13 9 (4.41%) Test Automation
13 9 (4.41%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 177 (86.76%) C#
2 105 (51.47%) SQL
3 81 (39.71%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.84%) VB.NET
5 13 (6.37%) PowerShell
6 10 (4.90%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.41%) TypeScript
8 8 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.45%) VB
10 4 (1.96%) Java
11 3 (1.47%) PHP
11 3 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.47%) VBA
12 2 (0.98%) C++
12 2 (0.98%) Delphi
12 2 (0.98%) Python
12 2 (0.98%) VB6
13 1 (0.49%) C
13 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (5.88%) Degree
2 6 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.45%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.47%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) HND
6 1 (0.49%) MBCS
6 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.94%) TickIT
3 2 (0.98%) PMO
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.98%) Control-M
3 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (30.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.31%) Oracle
3 7 (3.43%) SAP
4 6 (2.94%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.96%) Sencha
6 3 (1.47%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.98%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.98%) Siemens
7 2 (0.98%) Tableau
8 1 (0.49%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) JDA
8 1 (0.49%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.49%) Sage
8 1 (0.49%) Splunk