The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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 Framework
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 27 42
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 4 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.10% 4.17% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 19.28% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
Median daily rate £330 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.35% +32.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.88 £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +48.23% -33.52%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 86 83 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 23.76% 21.61% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 68 60
Median daily rate £450 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +24.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £187.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +476.92% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Northamptonshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -6 3 £335 -21.17% 2
.NET Framework
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 4 (28.57%) Moq
5 4 (28.57%) NUnit
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) WPF
6 3 (21.43%) LINQ
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (21.43%) NServiceBus
7 2 (14.29%) Microservices
7 2 (14.29%) Metadata Management
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) VB6
7 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (14.29%) Finance

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (21.43%) NServiceBus
2 2 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Moq
2 4 (28.57%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (28.57%) XML Developer
5 4 (28.57%) XML XSLT Developer
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (21.43%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (21.43%) WPF Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Architect
7 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
8 1 (7.14%) C# Architect
8 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Principal Architect
8 1 (7.14%) Principal Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 2 (14.29%) MSMQ
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) WCF
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Metadata Management
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (14.29%) VB6
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
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