The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 27 June 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Contract jobs citing .NET 64 57 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 23.79% 21.84% 15.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.72% 56.44% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 43
Median daily rate £300 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.12% -  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 137 101 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 50.93% 38.70% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 56 70
Median daily rate £308 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.51% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Leicestershire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Leicestershire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Leicestershire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 31 £350 +7.69% 19
Loughborough - 2 - - 1
.NET
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 80 (65.04%) C#
2 56 (45.53%) MVC
2 56 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (43.09%) JavaScript
4 51 (41.46%) ASP.NET
5 50 (40.65%) HTML
6 46 (37.40%) SQL
7 44 (35.77%) CSS
8 43 (34.96%) SQL Server
9 41 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 33 (26.83%) TDD
11 27 (21.95%) Node.js
12 25 (20.33%) HTML5
12 25 (20.33%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (20.33%) Web Services
13 24 (19.51%) Scrum
14 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (17.07%) .NET Framework
16 20 (16.26%) VB.NET
17 19 (15.45%) Windows
18 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
18 18 (14.63%) jQuery
18 18 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (14.63%) CSS3
19 17 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 15 (12.20%) Unit Testing
21 15 (12.20%) WCF
21 15 (12.20%) Linux
21 15 (12.20%) Python

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 13 (10.57%) CMS
2 7 (5.69%) IIS
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) Documentum
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) IaaS
1 8 (6.50%) PaaS
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.25%) Office 365
4 2 (1.63%) Boomi
5 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.32%) HTTP
3 8 (6.50%) DNS
3 8 (6.50%) SSL
4 2 (1.63%) Intranet
4 2 (1.63%) SAN
4 2 (1.63%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.63%) CouchDB
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Firebird
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.32%) NUnit
3 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.07%) Moq
5 4 (3.25%) MSTest
5 4 (3.25%) Subversion
6 2 (1.63%) gulp
6 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (9.76%) Retail
2 11 (8.94%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.25%) Automotive
4 2 (1.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 96 (78.05%) Developer
2 55 (44.72%) .NET Developer
3 49 (39.84%) C# Developer
4 40 (32.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (18.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Node.js Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.88%) XML Developer
11 6 (4.88%) XML XSLT Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Digital Developer
12 5 (4.07%) E-Commerce Developer
12 5 (4.07%) HTML CSS Developer
12 5 (4.07%) HTML Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (41.46%) ASP.NET
2 50 (40.65%) HTML
3 44 (35.77%) CSS
4 27 (21.95%) Node.js
5 25 (20.33%) HTML5
5 25 (20.33%) Web Services
6 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (17.07%) .NET Framework
8 18 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (14.63%) CSS3
8 18 (14.63%) jQuery
9 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (12.20%) WCF
11 14 (11.38%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (11.38%) XML
12 12 (9.76%) React
12 12 (9.76%) REST
13 8 (6.50%) AngularJS
13 8 (6.50%) JSON
14 7 (5.69%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) iPad
2 4 (3.25%) iPhone
2 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (0.81%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.45%) Windows
2 15 (12.20%) Linux
3 8 (6.50%) CoreOS
3 8 (6.50%) Ubuntu
4 6 (4.88%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.25%) Android
6 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.63%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
1 56 (45.53%) MVC
2 41 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 33 (26.83%) TDD
4 24 (19.51%) Scrum
5 17 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (12.20%) Unit Testing
7 13 (10.57%) Front End Development
8 11 (8.94%) Pair Programming
9 10 (8.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (7.32%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (6.50%) Kanban
11 8 (6.50%) SOA
11 8 (6.50%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.69%) Change Management
12 7 (5.69%) ITSM
12 7 (5.69%) Test Automation
13 5 (4.07%) ITIL
13 5 (4.07%) Patch Management
13 5 (4.07%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (65.04%) C#
2 53 (43.09%) JavaScript
3 46 (37.40%) SQL
4 20 (16.26%) VB.NET
5 15 (12.20%) Python
6 9 (7.32%) Java
7 7 (5.69%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.07%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.25%) Apple Swift
9 4 (3.25%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.44%) C
10 3 (2.44%) VB
10 3 (2.44%) VB6
11 1 (0.81%) PHP
11 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) Analytics IQ
2 1 (0.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) Docker
2 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle
3 5 (4.07%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.25%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.63%) Dell
5 2 (1.63%) Google
5 2 (1.63%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.81%) NetApp
6 1 (0.81%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) Siemens
6 1 (0.81%) Twitter
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