Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 16 November 2018 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 6.56% 6.99% 5.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.37% 26.74% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 11
Luton median daily rate £456 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% +2.86% -23.91%
10th Percentile £391 £350 £375
90th Percentile £550 £551 £485
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -3.03% - -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire 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 Luton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67 86 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 25.87% 26.14% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 66 49
Luton median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -19.05%
10th Percentile £275 £325 £308
90th Percentile £603 £575 £528
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median hourly rate - - £36.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £36.00

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Luton

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Luton

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Luton over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Luton

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 10 (58.82%) C#
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (35.29%) Big Data
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) CRM
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) SAP
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) LINQ
5 4 (23.53%) Retail
5 4 (23.53%) Google
5 4 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) J2EE
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
3 1 (5.88%) nopCommerce
3 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (5.88%) SMTP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Big Data
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon Athena
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) MorphX
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) AWS Architect
3 3 (17.65%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Data Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Data Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data Manager
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Manager
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
2 4 (23.53%) LINQ
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Core
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.88%) EDI
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Data Science
4 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Microservices
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) CQRS
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Kibana
2 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards