Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 10 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 277 363 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.68% 12.10% 10.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.28% 37.62% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 200 223
East Midlands median daily rate £386 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.60% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £214
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
England median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +354.55% -68.57%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year -1.16% +15.44% +6.43%

.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 858 965 777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.98% 32.18% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 591 470
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £245
90th Percentile £525 £500 £489
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32.75 £28.13 £20.00
90th Percentile £47.88 £67.50 £48.63
England median hourly rate £42.38 £41.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.75% +8.55% +8.57%

.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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Nottinghamshire -4 117 £450 +28.57% 63
Northamptonshire -5 61 £404 +15.36% 50
Leicestershire -7 58 £313 +0.81% 63
Derbyshire +1 16 £338 -0.74% 43
Lincolnshire -3 12 £500 +17.65% 13
Rutland - 5 £375 - 2
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 212 (76.53%) C#
2 125 (45.13%) SQL
3 101 (36.46%) SQL Server
4 99 (35.74%) JavaScript
5 96 (34.66%) ASP.NET
6 88 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (30.69%) HTML
8 81 (29.24%) MVC
9 59 (21.30%) CSS
10 52 (18.77%) Microsoft
11 50 (18.05%) Web Services
12 48 (17.33%) Oracle
13 46 (16.61%) .NET Framework
14 45 (16.25%) Git (software)
15 43 (15.52%) WCF
16 42 (15.16%) ASP.NET Web API
17 41 (14.80%) Scrum
17 41 (14.80%) TDD
18 40 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
19 38 (13.72%) jQuery
20 37 (13.36%) AngularJS
21 36 (13.00%) E-Commerce
21 36 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 35 (12.64%) WPF
23 34 (12.27%) Windows
24 32 (11.55%) PL/SQL
25 30 (10.83%) XML
26 29 (10.47%) DevOps
26 29 (10.47%) Microservices
27 28 (10.11%) HTML5

.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 27 (9.75%) CMS
2 19 (6.86%) Umbraco
3 18 (6.50%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (4.33%) IIS
6 10 (3.61%) K2 blackpearl
7 9 (3.25%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (2.17%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.17%) NServiceBus
9 5 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.72%) DNN
10 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.72%) Kentico
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.36%) HipChat
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.89%) PaaS
4 5 (1.81%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.08%) Trello
6 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.72%) IaaS
6 2 (0.72%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.61%) FTP
2 7 (2.53%) HTTP
2 7 (2.53%) HTTPS
2 7 (2.53%) Wireshark
3 6 (2.17%) SMS
3 6 (2.17%) SSL
3 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.44%) DSL
4 4 (1.44%) SSH
5 1 (0.36%) Modbus
5 1 (0.36%) RS-232
5 1 (0.36%) Skype
5 1 (0.36%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (36.46%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (7.94%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (4.33%) NoSQL
6 12 (4.33%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (3.25%) MySQL
8 9 (3.25%) Power BI
9 8 (2.89%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (2.89%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.08%) Big Data
11 3 (1.08%) Redis
11 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.08%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 45 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (8.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 22 (7.94%) Jenkins
5 21 (7.58%) Visual Studio
6 17 (6.14%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.25%) NUnit
8 8 (2.89%) JIRA
9 4 (1.44%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.44%) gulp
9 4 (1.44%) Selenium
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.72%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.72%) JMeter
11 2 (0.72%) Moq
11 2 (0.72%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.72%) Subversion
12 1 (0.36%) MSTest
12 1 (0.36%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (6.86%) Retail
2 15 (5.42%) Finance
3 6 (2.17%) Back Office
3 6 (2.17%) Legal
3 6 (2.17%) Marketing
4 5 (1.81%) Advertising
5 4 (1.44%) Automotive
6 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (63.90%) Developer
2 94 (33.94%) .NET Developer
3 56 (20.22%) C# Developer
4 40 (14.44%) Architect
5 39 (14.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (8.30%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (6.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 18 (6.50%) .NET Architect
8 18 (6.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (6.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 17 (6.14%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (5.05%) Web Developer
11 13 (4.69%) SQL Developer
12 12 (4.33%) Analyst
12 12 (4.33%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (3.97%) Designer
13 11 (3.97%) Software Developer
14 10 (3.61%) E-Commerce Developer
14 10 (3.61%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (34.66%) ASP.NET
2 85 (30.69%) HTML
3 59 (21.30%) CSS
4 50 (18.05%) Web Services
5 46 (16.61%) .NET Framework
6 43 (15.52%) WCF
7 42 (15.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (13.72%) jQuery
9 37 (13.36%) AngularJS
10 35 (12.64%) WPF
11 30 (10.83%) XML
12 28 (10.11%) HTML5
13 25 (9.03%) CSS3
14 24 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (8.66%) React
15 18 (6.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (6.14%) .NET Core
17 16 (5.78%) Node.js
17 16 (5.78%) REST
18 14 (5.05%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.17%) User Experience
5 3 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.08%) Replication
6 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.72%) NHS
7 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.36%) DataPower
7 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.36%) iPad
7 1 (0.36%) iPhone
7 1 (0.36%) Optoelectronics
7 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.27%) Windows
2 26 (9.39%) Unix
3 21 (7.58%) Linux
4 6 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.72%) Android
5 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (29.24%) MVC
3 41 (14.80%) Scrum
3 41 (14.80%) TDD
4 36 (13.00%) E-Commerce
5 29 (10.47%) DevOps
5 29 (10.47%) Microservices
6 23 (8.30%) Unit Testing
7 19 (6.86%) Test Automation
8 18 (6.50%) CRM
9 17 (6.14%) OO
9 17 (6.14%) SOA
9 17 (6.14%) Web Development
10 16 (5.78%) BDD
10 16 (5.78%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (5.42%) Configuration Management
11 15 (5.42%) MVVM
11 15 (5.42%) Translating Business Requirements
12 14 (5.05%) Front End Development
12 14 (5.05%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 212 (76.53%) C#
2 125 (45.13%) SQL
3 99 (35.74%) JavaScript
4 32 (11.55%) PL/SQL
5 26 (9.39%) PowerShell
6 23 (8.30%) VB.NET
7 21 (7.58%) Java
7 21 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 14 (5.05%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.61%) PHP
10 6 (2.17%) VB
11 5 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.81%) VBA
12 4 (1.44%) VB6
13 3 (1.08%) Perl
13 3 (1.08%) XAML
14 2 (0.72%) C++
14 2 (0.72%) Ruby
14 2 (0.72%) Scala
14 2 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.42%) Degree
2 5 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.08%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.36%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) CCNP
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.36%) HND
5 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.36%) MCSE
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.81%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) PMO
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (5.42%) Docker
2 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Firmware
3 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.33%) Puppet
3 6 (2.17%) Terraform
4 5 (1.81%) Ansible
5 4 (1.44%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.72%) Control-M
7 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (18.77%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.33%) Oracle
3 18 (6.50%) Sitecore
4 10 (3.61%) SAP
5 7 (2.53%) Google
6 4 (1.44%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.08%) Splunk
8 2 (0.72%) IBM
8 2 (0.72%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.36%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.36%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.36%) Capita
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco
9 1 (0.36%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.36%) McAfee
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.36%) Siemens
9 1 (0.36%) Symantec
9 1 (0.36%) VMware