Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 25 July 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)
West Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 11 15
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET 20 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 33.90% 12.77% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.82% 54.55% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 1
Herefordshire median daily rate £300 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +54.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £250 £333 £263
90th Percentile £338 £535 £288
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £23.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +41.30% -3.16% +3.26%

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Herefordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34 11 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 57.63% 23.40% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 2
Herefordshire median daily rate £285 £425 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.94% +82.80% -28.46%
10th Percentile £208 £310 £197
90th Percentile £353 £525 £278
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.86% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.22 £25.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +28.88% -12.86% +12.51%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Herefordshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET in Herefordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Herefordshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Herefordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Herefordshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Herefordshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET in Herefordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Herefordshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Herefordshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Hereford +9 5 £300 -29.41% 1
.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 16 (80.00%) Google
4 12 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (55.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (55.00%) Docker
5 11 (55.00%) Angular 2
6 9 (45.00%) Java
6 9 (45.00%) SDLC
7 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (40.00%) BDD
7 8 (40.00%) MySQL
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (30.00%) Retail
9 6 (30.00%) Migration
9 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
10 5 (25.00%) HTML5
11 4 (20.00%) Web Development

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (40.00%) MySQL
4 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) Angular 2
2 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (55.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) REST
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
3 9 (45.00%) SDLC
4 8 (40.00%) BDD
4 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (30.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Product Management
9 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Google