The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 29 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 Framework
Northamptonshire > Northampton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 18 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 4 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.66% 6.85% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.26% 30.00% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Northampton median daily rate £336 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.88% +32.81%  
Northamptonshire median daily rate £336 £425 £320
% change year-on-year -20.88% +32.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

.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 Northampton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 39 50 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 16.18% 22.83% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 241 203
Northampton median daily rate £338 £425 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.58% +46.55%  
10th Percentile £306 £313 £225
90th Percentile £469 £538 £500
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +5.88% +41.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate £187.50 - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £187.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +476.92% -  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Northampton

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
4 4 (50.00%) NServiceBus
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (37.50%) MSMQ
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) VB6
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
6 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (25.00%) VBA
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (25.00%) Metadata Management
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (25.00%) Microservices

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (50.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (25.00%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Architect
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Architect
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Principal Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Principal Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) MSMQ
5 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (25.00%) Metadata Management
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) VB6
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) SAP