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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 33 30 49
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.62% 2.46% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.75% 10.59% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -31.36% +9.03%  

.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 93 85 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 24.35% 23.22% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 41
Median daily rate £338 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -0.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +263.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.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 25 March 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 -3 6 £350 -17.64% 2
.NET Framework
East Midlands

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Moq
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) NUnit
6 3 (21.43%) WPF
6 3 (21.43%) LINQ
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (14.29%) VB
7 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) VBA
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) Classic ASP
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

.NET Framework
Top Related 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 2 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Moq
2 4 (28.57%) NUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (28.57%) XML Developer
4 4 (28.57%) XML XSLT Developer
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Architect
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 3 (21.43%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (21.43%) WPF Developer
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (7.14%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) LINQ
4 3 (21.43%) WPF
5 2 (14.29%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 2 (14.29%) VB6
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
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