The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 June 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 23 13
Rank change year-on-year -27 -10  
Contract jobs citing .NET 23 42 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.13% 6.34% 8.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.22% 27.10% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 55
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £545 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £39.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.84% -1.56%  

.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 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 225 155 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.57% 23.41% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 71 123
Median daily rate £360 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Milton Keynes

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Milton Keynes

.NET
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 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for .NET.

1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) HTML
3 23 (47.92%) C#
3 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
4 22 (45.83%) CSS
5 20 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
7 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 15 (31.25%) Visual Studio
9 15 (31.25%) Security Cleared
10 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
10 13 (27.08%) WCF
11 11 (22.92%) Dynamics CRM
11 11 (22.92%) DV Cleared
11 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (22.92%) CRM
12 10 (20.83%) MVC
12 10 (20.83%) Windows
12 10 (20.83%) SQL
13 8 (16.67%) XML
13 8 (16.67%) HTML5
14 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (12.50%) OO
14 6 (12.50%) TDD
15 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
15 5 (10.42%) Oracle
15 5 (10.42%) SharePoint

.NET
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 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Kentico
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) SaaS
3 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.08%) Intranet
3 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.08%) Network Security
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.17%) Big Data
4 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (4.17%) Ant
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Gradle
3 2 (4.17%) Hudson
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.08%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Automotive
3 2 (4.17%) German Language
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.92%) CRM Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Developer
5 8 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 22 (45.83%) CSS
3 20 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (27.08%) WCF
7 8 (16.67%) HTML5
7 8 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.33%) CSS3
9 4 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 4 (8.33%) jQuery
9 4 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (8.33%) SOAP
9 4 (8.33%) XSLT
10 3 (6.25%) Java EE
10 3 (6.25%) REST
10 3 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) EPoS
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) AIX
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) CRM
3 10 (20.83%) MVC
4 6 (12.50%) OO
4 6 (12.50%) TDD
5 5 (10.42%) Open Source
6 4 (8.33%) BDD
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 4 (8.33%) Web Development
7 3 (6.25%) OOP
7 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.17%) API Design
8 2 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (4.17%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.17%) High Availability
8 2 (4.17%) MapReduce
8 2 (4.17%) SOLID
8 2 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) C#
1 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) F#
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.17%) VBScript
7 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.08%) Clojure
7 1 (2.08%) ES6
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
7 1 (2.08%) XAML
7 1 (2.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) CISSP
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) GCIA
4 1 (2.08%) GCIH
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
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