The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 29 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 23 19
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4  
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 10.80% 5.98% 4.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.91% 23.08% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 6
Median daily rate £338 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £291 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £655 £418
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 £41.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.88% +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 Liverpool with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 66 65 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 26.40% 25.90% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 60 19
Median daily rate £350 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
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 £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Liverpool

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Liverpool over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Liverpool

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for .NET.

1 35 (67.31%) C#
2 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET
3 24 (46.15%) MVC
3 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 22 (42.31%) HTML
4 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 19 (36.54%) CSS
5 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) SQL
7 13 (25.00%) Sitecore
8 12 (23.08%) Scrum
9 11 (21.15%) Java
9 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
10 9 (17.31%) Umbraco
10 9 (17.31%) EPiServer
11 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (15.38%) HTML5
11 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
11 8 (15.38%) TDD
12 7 (13.46%) CMS
12 7 (13.46%) BDD
13 6 (11.54%) CSS3
13 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
13 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
13 6 (11.54%) jQuery
13 6 (11.54%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (11.54%) Spring
13 6 (11.54%) Linux

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 9 (17.31%) EPiServer
1 9 (17.31%) Umbraco
2 7 (13.46%) CMS
3 6 (11.54%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.92%) DNN
6 1 (1.92%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (1.92%) Kentico
6 1 (1.92%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
4 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.85%) GIS
5 2 (3.85%) RavenDB
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (3.85%) JMeter
5 2 (3.85%) Selenium
6 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 28 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 12 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Sitecore Developer
5 8 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.38%) EPiServer Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Principal Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Architect
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Umbraco Developer
8 4 (7.69%) CRM Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (5.77%) CMS Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET
2 22 (42.31%) HTML
3 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (36.54%) CSS
4 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
5 8 (15.38%) HTML5
6 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
6 6 (11.54%) CSS3
6 6 (11.54%) J2EE
6 6 (11.54%) jQuery
6 6 (11.54%) Spring
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (7.69%) RESTful
8 4 (7.69%) WCF
9 3 (5.77%) Middleware
9 3 (5.77%) Spring Boot
9 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (5.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.77%) Fintech
2 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (46.15%) MVC
2 12 (23.08%) Scrum
3 8 (15.38%) TDD
4 7 (13.46%) BDD
5 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.62%) CRM
5 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.62%) Open Source
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (5.77%) API Design
7 3 (5.77%) Coaching
7 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.77%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
7 3 (5.77%) Kanban
7 3 (5.77%) Microservices
7 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) C#
2 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (21.15%) Java
5 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) Dell
4 3 (5.77%) EMC
4 3 (5.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Alterian
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