Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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 (dotNet)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 8 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 337 374 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.47% 11.36% 10.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.91% 40.48% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 226 223
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £270 £263 £234
90th Percentile £538 £475 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +75.82% -39.33%
10th Percentile £23.59 £38.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £49.13
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.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 913 924 804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.35% 28.07% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 553 510
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £487
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

.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 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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
Nottinghamshire -1 122 £375 +7.07% 31
Leicestershire -4 112 £325 +4.42% 35
Northamptonshire -6 48 £394 +5.00% 18
Derbyshire +7 47 £381 +22.74% 19
Lincolnshire +1 28 £381 +22.98% 11
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 250 (74.18%) C#
2 154 (45.70%) SQL Server
3 143 (42.43%) MVC
4 128 (37.98%) ASP.NET
5 117 (34.72%) SQL
6 116 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
7 108 (32.05%) JavaScript
8 97 (28.78%) CSS
9 94 (27.89%) HTML
10 73 (21.66%) Microsoft
10 73 (21.66%) .NET Framework
11 67 (19.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 65 (19.29%) TDD
13 57 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 53 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
15 51 (15.13%) jQuery
16 50 (14.84%) Windows
17 49 (14.54%) Web Services
18 45 (13.35%) HTML5
19 43 (12.76%) Git (software)
19 43 (12.76%) AngularJS
20 39 (11.57%) WCF
20 39 (11.57%) Oracle
21 38 (11.28%) Node.js
22 37 (10.98%) Scrum
23 36 (10.68%) CSS3
24 35 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (10.39%) Unit Testing
25 34 (10.09%) Entity Framework
26 33 (9.79%) React

.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 24 (7.12%) CMS
2 21 (6.23%) IIS
3 12 (3.56%) Umbraco
4 11 (3.26%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.78%) WinCC
6 5 (1.48%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.89%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.59%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.59%) Documentum
8 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.59%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.30%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.30%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.30%) Kentico
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (1.78%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.89%) Simulink
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Teamcenter
2 5 (1.48%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 53 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (7.12%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.48%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.48%) Office 365
5 4 (1.19%) PaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.59%) SaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Serverless
7 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.08%) LDAP
3 6 (1.78%) Intranet
4 3 (0.89%) ATM
4 3 (0.89%) Internet
4 3 (0.89%) SMS
5 2 (0.59%) CTI
5 2 (0.59%) Link 16
5 2 (0.59%) Modbus
5 2 (0.59%) Skype
6 1 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.30%) FTP
6 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (45.70%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 22 (6.53%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.75%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.45%) MySQL
6 13 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.37%) Big Data
8 8 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.48%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.19%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.19%) Redis
11 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (12.76%) Git (software)
2 33 (9.79%) Visual Studio
3 22 (6.53%) TeamCity
4 20 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (5.34%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.56%) NUnit
7 10 (2.97%) ReSharper
8 7 (2.08%) MSTest
8 7 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.78%) gulp
9 6 (1.78%) Selenium
10 4 (1.19%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.19%) JIRA
10 4 (1.19%) Subversion
10 4 (1.19%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.89%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.89%) Moq
11 3 (0.89%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.89%) webpack
General
1 32 (9.50%) Finance
2 28 (8.31%) Retail
3 25 (7.42%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.37%) Marketing
5 7 (2.08%) Advertising
5 7 (2.08%) Publishing
6 5 (1.48%) Automotive
7 4 (1.19%) Banking
7 4 (1.19%) Electronics
7 4 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.89%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.89%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.89%) Legal
8 3 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.59%) Avionics
9 2 (0.59%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 221 (65.58%) Developer
2 125 (37.09%) .NET Developer
3 77 (22.85%) C# Developer
4 60 (17.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (13.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 40 (11.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 38 (11.28%) Architect
8 33 (9.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (8.01%) Senior Developer
10 20 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (5.93%) SQL Developer
11 18 (5.34%) Full Stack Developer
11 18 (5.34%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (5.04%) DevOps Engineer
12 17 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (5.04%) Technical Architect
13 15 (4.45%) Analyst
13 15 (4.45%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (4.45%) Web Developer
14 14 (4.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (37.98%) ASP.NET
2 97 (28.78%) CSS
3 94 (27.89%) HTML
4 73 (21.66%) .NET Framework
5 67 (19.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 57 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (15.13%) jQuery
8 49 (14.54%) Web Services
9 45 (13.35%) HTML5
10 43 (12.76%) AngularJS
11 39 (11.57%) WCF
12 38 (11.28%) Node.js
13 36 (10.68%) CSS3
14 34 (10.09%) Entity Framework
15 33 (9.79%) React
16 31 (9.20%) WPF
17 28 (8.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 27 (8.01%) .NET Core
18 27 (8.01%) RESTful
19 26 (7.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.86%) User Experience
3 10 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.19%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.19%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.89%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (0.89%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.30%) iPad
8 1 (0.30%) iPhone
8 1 (0.30%) Life Science
8 1 (0.30%) Robotics
8 1 (0.30%) SCADA
8 1 (0.30%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.84%) Windows
2 26 (7.72%) Unix
3 21 (6.23%) Linux
4 13 (3.86%) Android
5 8 (2.37%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.48%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.19%) HPUX
7 4 (1.19%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.89%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (42.43%) MVC
2 116 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (19.29%) TDD
4 37 (10.98%) Scrum
5 35 (10.39%) Unit Testing
6 32 (9.50%) DevOps
7 31 (9.20%) Microservices
8 26 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (7.72%) Web Development
9 23 (6.82%) Test Automation
10 22 (6.53%) E-Commerce
11 20 (5.93%) OO
12 18 (5.34%) Front End Development
13 17 (5.04%) Software Engineering
14 16 (4.75%) SDLC
14 16 (4.75%) SOA
15 15 (4.45%) Project Management
16 14 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (4.15%) Logistics
16 14 (4.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 250 (74.18%) C#
2 117 (34.72%) SQL
3 108 (32.05%) JavaScript
4 24 (7.12%) VB.NET
5 15 (4.45%) Java
6 14 (4.15%) PHP
6 14 (4.15%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.86%) TypeScript
8 12 (3.56%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.67%) VB
10 7 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.08%) XAML
11 5 (1.48%) C
11 5 (1.48%) ES6
11 5 (1.48%) R
12 4 (1.19%) VB6
12 4 (1.19%) VBA
13 3 (0.89%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.89%) Python
14 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (8.31%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.45%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.26%) Degree
4 10 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.89%) CCNA
5 3 (0.89%) CCNP
5 3 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.89%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) MCSD
6 1 (0.30%) MCSE
6 1 (0.30%) OCP
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.19%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.59%) MIL-STD-1553
3 1 (0.30%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (7.72%) Docker
2 14 (4.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.08%) SCOrch
2 5 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (21.66%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.57%) Oracle
3 17 (5.04%) Sitecore
4 11 (3.26%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.37%) SAP
5 8 (2.37%) Siemens
6 6 (1.78%) Google
7 3 (0.89%) Cisco
8 2 (0.59%) Citrix
8 2 (0.59%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.59%) Siebel
8 2 (0.59%) Tableau
8 2 (0.59%) VMware
9 1 (0.30%) Cognos
9 1 (0.30%) HP
9 1 (0.30%) Nintex
9 1 (0.30%) Remedy
9 1 (0.30%) Sage
9 1 (0.30%) Twitter