Period
to 23 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 10 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 265 331 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.79% 10.58% 10.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.31% 34.88% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 219 214
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £246
90th Percentile £525 £490 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £48.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +10.86% +446.88%
10th Percentile £38.13 £24.65 £40.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £47.88
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 904 949 852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.39% 30.33% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 610 522
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.70%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £502 £512
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +21.79% +145.90%
10th Percentile £33.63 £22.53 £17.45
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.29 £45.25
England median hourly rate £42.13 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% +9.59% -1.35%

.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 September 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 September 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 86 £400 +14.29% 93
Leicestershire -1 70 £338 +7.14% 53
Northamptonshire 0 66 £400 +14.29% 45
Derbyshire +6 20 £405 +7.21% 25
Lincolnshire -6 9 £500 +30.72% 19
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 228 (86.04%) C#
2 139 (52.45%) SQL
3 116 (43.77%) ASP.NET
4 103 (38.87%) SQL Server
5 93 (35.09%) JavaScript
6 92 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (30.57%) HTML
7 81 (30.57%) MVC
8 71 (26.79%) Microsoft
9 58 (21.89%) CSS
9 58 (21.89%) .NET Framework
10 48 (18.11%) AngularJS
11 44 (16.60%) Scrum
12 43 (16.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 42 (15.85%) Git (software)
14 40 (15.09%) Web Services
15 37 (13.96%) jQuery
15 37 (13.96%) TDD
15 37 (13.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (12.83%) Oracle
16 34 (12.83%) Visual Studio
17 33 (12.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 33 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
18 32 (12.08%) Microservices
18 32 (12.08%) Software Engineering
19 31 (11.70%) WCF
20 29 (10.94%) PowerShell
20 29 (10.94%) HTML5
21 28 (10.57%) XML
22 27 (10.19%) REST

.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 23 (8.68%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.04%) CMS
3 14 (5.28%) K2 blackpearl
4 11 (4.15%) Umbraco
5 10 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (3.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (2.64%) NServiceBus
8 4 (1.51%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.13%) IIS
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) DNN
11 1 (0.38%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.38%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.89%) Trello
4 4 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.51%) Serverless
5 3 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.02%) FTP
3 7 (2.64%) HTTP
3 7 (2.64%) HTTPS
3 7 (2.64%) Wireshark
4 6 (2.26%) SSL
5 4 (1.51%) DSL
5 4 (1.51%) SSH
6 2 (0.75%) Modbus
6 2 (0.75%) SMS
7 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (38.87%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.04%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.77%) Power BI
6 10 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.64%) Redis
8 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.89%) Blockchain
9 5 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (1.51%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.75%) SQLite
12 2 (0.75%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 42 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 34 (12.83%) Visual Studio
3 19 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (6.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (5.66%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.15%) NUnit
7 10 (3.77%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.02%) Selenium
9 7 (2.64%) JIRA
10 5 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.51%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.51%) Moq
11 4 (1.51%) Subversion
12 3 (1.13%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.13%) Protractor
12 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio Code
12 3 (1.13%) WebStorm
13 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.75%) MSTest
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (8.30%) Finance
2 16 (6.04%) Retail
3 9 (3.40%) Legal
4 6 (2.26%) Back Office
5 3 (1.13%) Automotive
6 2 (0.75%) Billing
6 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 198 (74.72%) Developer
2 104 (39.25%) .NET Developer
3 73 (27.55%) C# Developer
4 50 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (10.19%) Full Stack Developer
6 26 (9.81%) SQL Developer
7 24 (9.06%) Architect
8 17 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (6.42%) C# Software Developer
8 17 (6.42%) Software Engineer
9 16 (6.04%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 15 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
11 14 (5.28%) .NET Architect
11 14 (5.28%) Oracle Developer
12 13 (4.91%) Backend Developer
13 11 (4.15%) .NET Software Engineer
13 11 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (3.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (43.77%) ASP.NET
2 81 (30.57%) HTML
3 58 (21.89%) .NET Framework
3 58 (21.89%) CSS
4 48 (18.11%) AngularJS
5 43 (16.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 40 (15.09%) Web Services
7 37 (13.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (13.96%) jQuery
8 31 (11.70%) WCF
9 29 (10.94%) HTML5
10 28 (10.57%) XML
11 27 (10.19%) REST
12 24 (9.06%) CSS3
13 23 (8.68%) React
14 21 (7.92%) WPF
15 19 (7.17%) Entity Framework
16 18 (6.79%) Node.js
17 17 (6.42%) RabbitMQ
18 16 (6.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.17%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.64%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.26%) User Experience
6 4 (1.51%) Fintech
7 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.75%) iPad
7 2 (0.75%) iPhone
7 2 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.75%) Replication
8 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.38%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.68%) Windows
2 11 (4.15%) Linux
2 11 (4.15%) Unix
3 5 (1.89%) Android
4 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.51%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (30.57%) MVC
3 44 (16.60%) Scrum
4 37 (13.96%) TDD
5 32 (12.08%) Microservices
5 32 (12.08%) Software Engineering
6 26 (9.81%) Unit Testing
7 25 (9.43%) E-Commerce
8 16 (6.04%) Configuration Management
8 16 (6.04%) SOA
8 16 (6.04%) Test Automation
9 15 (5.66%) Front End Development
10 13 (4.91%) BDD
10 13 (4.91%) CRM
10 13 (4.91%) MVVM
10 13 (4.91%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (4.53%) SOLID
12 11 (4.15%) DevOps
12 11 (4.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 228 (86.04%) C#
2 139 (52.45%) SQL
3 93 (35.09%) JavaScript
4 29 (10.94%) PowerShell
5 19 (7.17%) PL/SQL
5 19 (7.17%) VB.NET
6 17 (6.42%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.40%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.64%) Java
8 7 (2.64%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.89%) VB
9 5 (1.89%) VBA
10 4 (1.51%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.51%) VB6
11 3 (1.13%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.75%) C++
12 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.75%) PHP
12 2 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (6.04%) Degree
2 10 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.64%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.51%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) HND
5 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.38%) MBCS
6 1 (0.38%) MCSE
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.51%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.13%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) TickIT
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.51%) Ansible
2 4 (1.51%) Puppet
2 4 (1.51%) Terraform
3 3 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 71 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.83%) Oracle
3 14 (5.28%) SAP
4 11 (4.15%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.51%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.13%) Splunk
8 2 (0.75%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.75%) Google
8 2 (0.75%) Sencha
8 2 (0.75%) Siemens
9 1 (0.38%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.38%) JDA
9 1 (0.38%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.38%) Sage
9 1 (0.38%) SYSPRO
9 1 (0.38%) Tableau
9 1 (0.38%) Twitter
9 1 (0.38%) VMware