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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 15 19 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 124 71 70
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.02% 6.55% 8.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.66% 30.60% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 58 50
10th Percentile £350 £280 £263
25th Percentile £385 £313 £310
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £375 £350
Median % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -9.09%
75th Percentile £521 £438 £434
90th Percentile £575 £525 £504
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
10th Percentile £17.45 - -
25th Percentile £18.50 - £35.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £40.00
75th Percentile £22.75 - £45.00
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £44.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year +12.36% +100.00% -51.24%

.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 284 232 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.65% 21.40% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 166 122
10th Percentile £346 £213 £290
25th Percentile £388 £300 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% -
75th Percentile £525 £450 £475
90th Percentile £600 £538 £537
England median daily rate £575 £511 £500
% change year-on-year +12.52% +2.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
10th Percentile £16.70 - -
25th Percentile £18.58 - £35.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £40.00
Median % change year-on-year +43.33% -62.50% +116.22%
75th Percentile £27.50 - £45.00
90th Percentile £30.75 - -
England median hourly rate £52.75 £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +17.22% -2.17% +2.22%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for .NET in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for .NET in the East Midlands

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET in the East Midlands.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Leicestershire +4 46 £428 +31.54% 22
Nottinghamshire +7 31 £488 +14.71% 52
Northamptonshire +10 29 £500 +33.33% 7
Derbyshire -6 10 £338 -6.90% 11
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 88 (70.97%) C#
2 57 (45.97%) Agile
3 52 (41.94%) Azure
4 43 (34.68%) SQL Server
5 42 (33.87%) MVC
6 39 (31.45%) JavaScript
7 35 (28.23%) HTML
7 35 (28.23%) DevOps
7 35 (28.23%) Social Skills
8 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
9 32 (25.81%) CSS
10 31 (25.00%) .NET Core
11 30 (24.19%) SQL
12 26 (20.97%) CI/CD
13 25 (20.16%) .NET Framework
14 23 (18.55%) Scrum
14 23 (18.55%) Microservices
15 22 (17.74%) Test Automation
16 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (15.32%) AngularJS
17 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET
18 17 (13.71%) jQuery
18 17 (13.71%) RESTful
19 15 (12.10%) Web Development
19 15 (12.10%) React
19 15 (12.10%) Azure DevOps
20 14 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
20 14 (11.29%) HTML5
20 14 (11.29%) Finance
20 14 (11.29%) TDD

.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 2 (1.61%) Confluence
1 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Simulink
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (41.94%) Azure
2 15 (12.10%) Azure DevOps
3 10 (8.06%) AWS
4 8 (6.45%) Azure Logic Apps
4 8 (6.45%) Power Platform
5 7 (5.65%) SaaS
6 5 (4.03%) Power Automate
7 4 (3.23%) Azure Service Bus
7 4 (3.23%) Serverless
8 3 (2.42%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (2.42%) Azure Event Grid
8 3 (2.42%) Azure Functions
8 3 (2.42%) Boomi
8 3 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (2.42%) PaaS
8 3 (2.42%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.61%) GCP
10 1 (0.81%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.81%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) MySQL
3 5 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.42%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.61%) Power BI
6 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.81%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.06%) Selenium
3 9 (7.26%) MSTest
3 9 (7.26%) SpecFlow
4 7 (5.65%) Gatling
4 7 (5.65%) JMeter
5 6 (4.84%) Gradle
5 6 (4.84%) JUnit
5 6 (4.84%) Maven
5 6 (4.84%) Spock
5 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.03%) JIRA
6 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.23%) NUnit
8 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.42%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.42%) MbUnit
8 3 (2.42%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.61%) Jasmine
General
1 35 (28.23%) Social Skills
2 14 (11.29%) Finance
3 10 (8.06%) Aerospace
4 6 (4.84%) Presentation Skills
4 6 (4.84%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.03%) Automotive
6 3 (2.42%) Retail
7 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.61%) Billing
7 2 (1.61%) Law
7 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Electronics
8 1 (0.81%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Police
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (59.68%) Developer
2 37 (29.84%) .NET Developer
3 12 (9.68%) Software Developer
4 10 (8.06%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (8.06%) Scrum Master
5 8 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 7 (5.65%) Analyst
6 7 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (4.84%) Architect
7 6 (4.84%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.84%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.03%) Agile Scrum Master
8 5 (4.03%) Azure Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Development Manager
8 5 (4.03%) Development Project Manager
8 5 (4.03%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Integration Developer
9 4 (3.23%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.23%) HTML
2 32 (25.81%) CSS
3 31 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 25 (20.16%) .NET Framework
5 19 (15.32%) AngularJS
5 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET
7 17 (13.71%) jQuery
7 17 (13.71%) RESTful
8 15 (12.10%) React
9 14 (11.29%) HTML5
10 10 (8.06%) Node.js
11 9 (7.26%) REST
11 9 (7.26%) Web Services
12 8 (6.45%) Jest
12 8 (6.45%) SOAP
13 6 (4.84%) Blazor
13 6 (4.84%) Enzyme
13 6 (4.84%) Spring
13 6 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) NHS
2 7 (5.65%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.42%) Legacy Code
5 3 (2.42%) Legacy Systems
5 3 (2.42%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.42%) User Experience
5 3 (2.42%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.61%) Low-Code
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.81%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) Android
2 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.97%) Agile
2 42 (33.87%) MVC
3 35 (28.23%) DevOps
4 26 (20.97%) CI/CD
5 23 (18.55%) Microservices
5 23 (18.55%) Scrum
6 22 (17.74%) Test Automation
7 15 (12.10%) Web Development
8 14 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (11.29%) TDD
9 13 (10.48%) Deployment Automation
9 13 (10.48%) Full Stack Development
10 12 (9.68%) OO
11 11 (8.87%) SOLID
12 10 (8.06%) BDD
12 10 (8.06%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.06%) SDLC
12 10 (8.06%) Software Testing
13 9 (7.26%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (7.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 88 (70.97%) C#
2 39 (31.45%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.19%) SQL
4 12 (9.68%) TypeScript
5 11 (8.87%) Java
6 10 (8.06%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.45%) PHP
8 6 (4.84%) ES6
9 5 (4.03%) Python
9 5 (4.03%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.23%) C++
11 3 (2.42%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.61%) Go
12 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.61%) Ruby
12 2 (1.61%) VB
12 2 (1.61%) XAML
13 1 (0.81%) JSX
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) HNC
5 1 (0.81%) HND
5 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.81%) MCP
5 1 (0.81%) MCSA
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (8.06%) Docker
2 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 11 (8.87%) Ansible
3 5 (4.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) SAP
3 3 (2.42%) Dell
3 3 (2.42%) Jitterbit
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle
4 2 (1.61%) Pega
5 1 (0.81%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.81%) UiPath
5 1 (0.81%) VMware
5 1 (0.81%) Xamarin