Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 112 122 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 19.65% 22.59% 19.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.91% 54.71% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 76 58
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £311 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.42% +3.75% -7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £243
90th Percentile £400 £406 £375
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Leicestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +400.00% -78.67%
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% +75.82% -39.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 229 223 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 40.18% 41.30% 40.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 122 125
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +6.45% +6.90%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £219
90th Percentile £500 £438 £406
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £30.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.28% -18.00% -
10th Percentile £27.53 £22.68 £17.30
90th Percentile £45.60 £38.23 £46.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 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
Leicester -4 54 £328 -4.73% 22
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 1 - - 1
.NET
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 75 (66.96%) C#
2 70 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 60 (53.57%) MVC
4 50 (44.64%) JavaScript
5 49 (43.75%) SQL
6 45 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (39.29%) ASP.NET
8 42 (37.50%) CSS
8 42 (37.50%) HTML
9 32 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 28 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 27 (24.11%) Windows
11 27 (24.11%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (21.43%) HTML5
12 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (17.86%) Node.js
13 20 (17.86%) CSS3
13 20 (17.86%) React
14 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (16.96%) jQuery
15 18 (16.07%) CMS
16 17 (15.18%) Web Services
16 17 (15.18%) TDD
16 17 (15.18%) Entity Framework
17 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (13.39%) Front End Development
18 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce
19 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
19 14 (12.50%) Retail

.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 18 (16.07%) CMS
2 13 (11.61%) IIS
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.79%) Documentum
4 2 (1.79%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.89%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.25%) LDAP
2 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.79%) Modbus
3 2 (1.79%) Skype
4 1 (0.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.82%) MySQL
3 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.57%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.82%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.82%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.46%) MSTest
3 5 (4.46%) NUnit
4 3 (2.68%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.79%) gulp
5 2 (1.79%) Subversion
5 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.89%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.89%) Grunt
6 1 (0.89%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (12.50%) Retail
2 7 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.57%) Automotive
4 2 (1.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 77 (68.75%) Developer
2 57 (50.89%) .NET Developer
3 42 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 36 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (24.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 27 (24.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (12.50%) SQL Developer
8 13 (11.61%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (8.93%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (8.93%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Senior Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Software Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (39.29%) ASP.NET
2 42 (37.50%) CSS
2 42 (37.50%) HTML
3 32 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (21.43%) HTML5
5 20 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 20 (17.86%) CSS3
5 20 (17.86%) Node.js
5 20 (17.86%) React
6 19 (16.96%) jQuery
7 17 (15.18%) Entity Framework
7 17 (15.18%) Web Services
8 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (12.50%) .NET Core
9 14 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (8.93%) XML
11 9 (8.04%) AngularJS
11 9 (8.04%) LINQ
11 9 (8.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.89%) iPad
5 1 (0.89%) iPhone
5 1 (0.89%) SCADA
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.11%) Windows
2 11 (9.82%) Linux
2 11 (9.82%) Unix
3 5 (4.46%) Android
3 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.46%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.57%) MVC
2 45 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.18%) TDD
4 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce
4 15 (13.39%) Front End Development
5 13 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (11.61%) Logistics
5 13 (11.61%) Unit Testing
6 12 (10.71%) DevOps
6 12 (10.71%) Scrum
6 12 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.93%) Web Application Development
8 9 (8.04%) Pair Programming
8 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.25%) Runbook
10 6 (5.36%) Migration
10 6 (5.36%) Proactive Management
10 6 (5.36%) Problem Management
11 5 (4.46%) High Availability
11 5 (4.46%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 75 (66.96%) C#
2 50 (44.64%) JavaScript
3 49 (43.75%) SQL
4 11 (9.82%) PHP
5 8 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.36%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.57%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.68%) C
8 3 (2.68%) ES6
9 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.89%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.57%) Degree
3 3 (2.68%) CCNA
3 3 (2.68%) CCNP
3 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) SCOrch
2 5 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (2.68%) Cisco
3 3 (2.68%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.79%) Siemens
4 2 (1.79%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.89%) Google
5 1 (0.89%) Twitter