Period
to 18 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 21 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 50 42 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.39% 6.33% 7.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.08% 19.81% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 28
Northamptonshire median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +10.34% -23.68%
10th Percentile £269 £284 £213
90th Percentile £518 £575 £511
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £359 £350
% change year-on-year +4.53% +2.65% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £35.58 £40.00
% change year-on-year +40.55% -11.06% +6.67%

.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 262 212 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 33.50% 31.98% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 136 118
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £310 £266 £313
90th Percentile £556 £550 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.80% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +56.86%

.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 December 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 December 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 +3 31 £375 -6.25% 12
Kettering -2 5 £388 +27.05% 2
Daventry - 1 - - 1
.NET
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 48 (96.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (30.00%) MVC
5 13 (26.00%) CSS
5 13 (26.00%) HTML
6 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
8 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (18.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (16.00%) jQuery
10 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
12 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
13 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (10.00%) K2 blackpearl
13 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
13 5 (10.00%) MSMQ
13 5 (10.00%) Scrum
13 5 (10.00%) Microservices
13 5 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (8.00%) Angular 2

.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 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (6.00%) NServiceBus
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.00%) Blockchain
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.00%) DTS
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) EDRMS
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.00%) Protractor
3 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio Code
3 3 (6.00%) WebStorm
4 2 (4.00%) Moq
4 2 (4.00%) MSTest
4 2 (4.00%) NUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 23 (46.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (22.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Architect
6 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (26.00%) CSS
2 13 (26.00%) HTML
3 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
5 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (18.00%) Entity Framework
7 8 (16.00%) jQuery
8 5 (10.00%) MSMQ
8 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (8.00%) Angular 2
9 4 (8.00%) CSS3
9 4 (8.00%) HTML5
9 4 (8.00%) REST
9 4 (8.00%) RESTful
9 4 (8.00%) WCF
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.00%) Node.js
10 3 (6.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) MVC
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.00%) Microservices
3 5 (10.00%) Scrum
4 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.00%) SOA
6 2 (4.00%) Change Management
6 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.00%) Information Management
6 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.00%) OOP
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) System Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.00%) Analytics
7 1 (2.00%) Document Management
7 1 (2.00%) Metadata Management
7 1 (2.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.00%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.00%) VB
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.00%) Delphi
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) VB6
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Control-M
1 2 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore