Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 54 51
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 15 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.21% 2.17% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.18% 9.48% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 9
Northamptonshire median daily rate £344 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.12% +21.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £272 £320 £255
90th Percentile £424 £525 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57% +16.67%

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 209 211 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.74% 22.86% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 147 88
Northamptonshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £256
90th Percentile £550 £550 £558
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -5 7 £350 -17.65% 1
Kettering +3 4 £298 -8.46% 1
.NET Framework
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) MVC
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (60.00%) Entity Framework
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (20.00%) NServiceBus
8 3 (20.00%) MSMQ
8 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) MySQL
9 2 (13.33%) SOA
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services
9 2 (13.33%) Android Development
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (13.33%) RESTful
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (13.33%) NUnit

.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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (6.67%) GeoServer
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Web Applications Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Xamarin Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Azure Developer
8 1 (6.67%) C# Web Applications Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
5 3 (20.00%) MSMQ
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Android Development
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Asynchronous Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Xamarin