The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 30 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 Framework
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 57 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 20 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.66% 1.83% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.79% 7.11% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £369 £381 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.27% +22.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £463 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -17.15% +9.03%  

.NET Framework 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 145 197 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 19.31% 25.72% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 119 105
Median daily rate £365 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% +9.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing .NET Framework 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 Framework in Milton Keynes

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Milton Keynes

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Milton Keynes

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
4 19 (65.52%) HTML
4 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (58.62%) Visual Studio
6 16 (55.17%) CSS
7 15 (51.72%) C#
7 15 (51.72%) WCF
8 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
9 13 (44.83%) CRM
9 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
9 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
9 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (44.83%) Dynamics CRM
10 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
10 11 (37.93%) MVC
11 9 (31.03%) SQL
12 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
13 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
14 6 (20.69%) TDD
14 6 (20.69%) Web Development
14 6 (20.69%) jQuery
14 6 (20.69%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
15 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (13.79%) Marketing
16 4 (13.79%) XML

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (6.90%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Visual Studio
2 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (3.45%) Moq
5 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Automotive
2 3 (10.34%) German Language
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) CRM Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Developer
4 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Azure Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (65.52%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) WCF
5 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
6 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
8 6 (20.69%) jQuery
8 6 (20.69%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (13.79%) XML
11 3 (10.34%) Fluent NHibernate
12 2 (6.90%) HTML5
12 2 (6.90%) LINQ
13 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
13 1 (3.45%) WinForms
13 1 (3.45%) WPF
13 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) CRM
3 11 (37.93%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) OOP
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) API Design
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) B2C
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (10.34%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) SOLID
6 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.34%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Avaya
3 1 (3.45%) Genesys