The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 3 2 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 16.67% 20.00% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 88.89% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Median daily rate £315 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

.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 High Wycombe with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
High Wycombe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 4 9 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 16.67% 22.50% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 11
Median daily rate £315 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in High Wycombe

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in High Wycombe

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in High Wycombe

.NET
Top 29 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for .NET.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) API Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) CSS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) QA Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Web Tester
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) API Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore