Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 21 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 43 48 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.86% 6.74% 9.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.12% 20.00% 39.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 30
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.48% -5.86%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £264
90th Percentile £525 £659 £493
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +2.67% +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £43.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +33.33%

.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 186 240 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 29.67% 33.71% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 143 103
Northamptonshire median daily rate £405 £423 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +3.17% +9.33%
10th Percentile £311 £303 £289
90th Percentile £556 £535 £493
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.50 £45.00 £113.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.56% -60.44% +934.09%
10th Percentile £15.37 £42.50 £53.23
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £178.48
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £42.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -56.47% -15.00% +33.33%

.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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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 +7 30 £463 +32.14% 24
Corby -2 1 £375 -47.64% 2
.NET
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 38 (88.37%) C#
2 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
3 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 20 (46.51%) MVC
3 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (41.86%) HTML
6 17 (39.53%) SQL
6 17 (39.53%) CSS
6 17 (39.53%) jQuery
7 16 (37.21%) AngularJS
8 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
8 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
9 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
12 9 (20.93%) RESTful
12 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (20.93%) Web Services
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
13 8 (18.60%) WPF
13 8 (18.60%) Finance
13 8 (18.60%) Scrum
13 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
13 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (16.28%) BDD
14 7 (16.28%) TeamCity

.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 3 (6.98%) IIS
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (6.98%) Couchbase
3 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.28%) Mercurial
3 7 (16.28%) TeamCity
3 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
4 6 (13.95%) Selenium
4 6 (13.95%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.98%) MbUnit
5 3 (6.98%) MSTest
5 3 (6.98%) NUnit
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 26 (60.47%) .NET Developer
3 23 (53.49%) C# Developer
4 18 (41.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Developer in Test
7 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) HTML
2 17 (39.53%) CSS
2 17 (39.53%) jQuery
3 16 (37.21%) AngularJS
4 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
6 9 (20.93%) RESTful
6 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (20.93%) Web Services
7 8 (18.60%) WPF
8 6 (13.95%) .NET Core
8 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (13.95%) CSS3
8 6 (13.95%) HTML5
8 6 (13.95%) LINQ
8 6 (13.95%) WCF
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.98%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.98%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (46.51%) MVC
2 19 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (20.93%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (18.60%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) ATDD
5 7 (16.28%) BDD
5 7 (16.28%) SOLID
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
5 7 (16.28%) Test-First Development
6 6 (13.95%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
7 5 (11.63%) Logistics
7 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) ITIL
8 4 (9.30%) ITSM
8 4 (9.30%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) C#
2 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 17 (39.53%) SQL
4 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.98%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Xamarin