Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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)
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 9 26
Rank change year-on-year -21 +17 -19
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.79% 9.30% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 38.10% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Knutsford median daily rate £313 £413 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +7.49% +18.99%
10th Percentile £306 £353 £361
90th Percentile £319 £438 £469
Cheshire median daily rate £340 £325 £361
% change year-on-year +4.62% -10.03% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 - -

.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 Knutsford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 56 21 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 33.33% 24.42% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 43
Knutsford median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £264 £300 £363
90th Percentile £475 £438 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £34.75 £32.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +6.92% +82.89% -47.74%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Knutsford

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Knutsford

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 Knutsford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Lumension
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) VMware