Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 16 36
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 -25
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.90% 8.18% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.12% 29.27% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 18
Liverpool median daily rate £331 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £222
90th Percentile £422 £431 £438
Merseyside median daily rate £344 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -1.79% +7.69% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 132 123 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 32.20% 27.95% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 80 75
Liverpool median daily rate £398 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £275
90th Percentile £538 £525 £515
Merseyside median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for .NET.

1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Sitecore
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 2 (12.50%) Facilities Management
7 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) API Development
7 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
8 1 (6.25%) Redis

.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 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Expert
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (6.25%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) OAuth
5 1 (6.25%) OAuth2
5 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) API Development
2 2 (12.50%) Facilities Management
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) OOD
3 1 (6.25%) OWASP
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) R
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin