Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 60 52 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.02% 7.75% 7.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.29% 28.89% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 46
Northamptonshire median daily rate £390 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% -1.90% +31.67%
10th Percentile £300 £293 £278
90th Percentile £525 £575 £506
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +400.00%

.NET 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 311 180 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.37% 26.83% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 119 136
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.76% +15.09%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £313
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +1.47% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +139.81%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Northamptonshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Northamptonshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Northamptonshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Northamptonshire

.NET
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 within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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 -8 38 £375 -6.25% 22
Kettering 0 4 £419 +40.76% 7
Daventry - 1 £400 -
.NET
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 53 (88.33%) C#
2 36 (60.00%) SQL
3 31 (51.67%) SQL Server
4 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
5 17 (28.33%) PowerShell
6 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (21.67%) K2 blackpearl
8 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.00%) SAP
8 12 (20.00%) MVC
9 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
10 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 9 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (15.00%) SAP Smart Forms
12 8 (13.33%) Finance
12 8 (13.33%) Legal
12 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
12 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
13 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (11.67%) HTML
13 7 (11.67%) CSS
13 7 (11.67%) Windows
13 7 (11.67%) Change Management
14 6 (10.00%) MSMQ
14 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
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 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (21.67%) K2 blackpearl
3 9 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (6.67%) NServiceBus
5 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.33%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DSL
1 4 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (51.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.67%) Blockchain
4 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.33%) DTS
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.67%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 3 (5.00%) NUnit
4 3 (5.00%) Protractor
4 3 (5.00%) Selenium
4 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio Code
4 3 (5.00%) WebStorm
5 2 (3.33%) Moq
5 2 (3.33%) MSTest
5 2 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
1 8 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (1.67%) Publishing
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) C# Developer
3 11 (18.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
6 5 (8.33%) .NET Architect
6 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Lead Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 9 (15.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (11.67%) CSS
5 7 (11.67%) HTML
6 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (10.00%) MSMQ
6 6 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (8.33%) Angular 2
7 5 (8.33%) jQuery
7 5 (8.33%) REST
8 4 (6.67%) CSS3
8 4 (6.67%) HTML5
8 4 (6.67%) Sass
8 4 (6.67%) Web Services
9 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.00%) Fintech
3 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (20.00%) MVC
2 7 (11.67%) Change Management
3 6 (10.00%) Microservices
4 4 (6.67%) DevOps
4 4 (6.67%) Scrum
4 4 (6.67%) SOA
4 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.00%) Metadata Management
5 3 (5.00%) System Testing
6 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.33%) ERP
6 2 (3.33%) Information Management
6 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) SDLC
6 2 (3.33%) Service Management
6 2 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) TDD
6 2 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (88.33%) C#
2 36 (60.00%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) PowerShell
4 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.33%) VB
5 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.67%) VBA
7 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.00%) VB6
8 2 (3.33%) Delphi
9 1 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) Perl
9 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) HND
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Ansible
1 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.67%) Puppet
1 4 (6.67%) Terraform
2 3 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (6.67%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore