Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 22 7
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.00% 5.10% 11.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.62% 21.43% 55.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 27
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -23.91% +35.29%
10th Percentile £350 £392 £381
90th Percentile £575 £485 £618
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £419 £463
% change year-on-year -4.48% -9.46% +15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Luton median hourly rate - - £40.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

.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 74 70 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 23.13% 23.81% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 50 48
Luton median daily rate £450 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% +27.27%
10th Percentile £348 £326 £318
90th Percentile £575 £526 £613
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Luton median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -8.86% -

.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 23 November 2017.

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 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 Luton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (50.00%) JIRA
3 8 (50.00%) RIA
3 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) Confluence
4 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (37.50%) Google
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (31.25%) Ansible
6 5 (31.25%) Artifactory
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) Functional Programming
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Ant
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Python
6 5 (31.25%) Ruby
6 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
6 5 (31.25%) MSBuild
7 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Retail
7 4 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (25.00%) Release Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Relational Database

.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 8 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) Ant
2 5 (31.25%) Artifactory
2 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (31.25%) MSBuild
2 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
3 4 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.25%) FishEye
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Architect
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Sitecore Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
3 3 (18.75%) LINQ
3 3 (18.75%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) RIA
2 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Functional Programming
4 4 (25.00%) Release Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Content Management
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) Service Design
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
3 3 (18.75%) Ensighten
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Sitecore