The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 29 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 (dotNet)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Contract jobs citing .NET 26 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.04% 10.13% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.63% 46.94% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 6
Median daily rate £375 £403 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.83% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £197 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.88% +2.85%  

.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 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 64 49 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 24.71% 21.59% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 24
Median daily rate £338 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Northampton

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Northampton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Northampton

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Northampton

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

1 35 (70.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (32.00%) MVC
5 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (26.00%) SQL
7 12 (24.00%) HTML
7 12 (24.00%) CSS
8 11 (22.00%) Finance
9 10 (20.00%) jQuery
9 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (18.00%) Web Development
10 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
10 9 (18.00%) Web Services
11 8 (16.00%) Python
11 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (14.00%) Windows
12 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
12 7 (14.00%) Driving Licence
12 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
12 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (12.00%) C++
13 6 (12.00%) Linux
13 6 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (12.00%) WPF
13 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (10.00%) HTML5

.NET
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 (8.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.00%) Blockchain
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.00%) Law
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Developer
2 17 (34.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (32.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (26.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Architect
6 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Designer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Systems Architect
7 4 (8.00%) UX Designer
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) C# WPF Developer
8 3 (6.00%) HTML CSS Designer
8 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (24.00%) CSS
2 12 (24.00%) HTML
3 10 (20.00%) jQuery
4 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (18.00%) Web Services
5 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (12.00%) WPF
7 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.00%) HTML5
8 4 (8.00%) Sass
8 4 (8.00%) WCF
9 3 (6.00%) LINQ
10 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.00%) Django
10 2 (4.00%) JSON
10 2 (4.00%) LESS
10 2 (4.00%) REST
10 2 (4.00%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Driving Licence
1 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Android
3 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) MVC
2 9 (18.00%) Web Development
3 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 5 (10.00%) Wireframes
5 4 (8.00%) Android Development
5 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (8.00%) Workflow
6 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum
7 2 (4.00%) TDD
8 1 (2.00%) Project Management
8 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) C#
2 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) Python
5 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.00%) C++
7 5 (10.00%) C
7 5 (10.00%) VB
8 3 (6.00%) VB6
8 3 (6.00%) VBA
9 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Tableau
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
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