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 3 months to 24 June 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 (dotNet)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 12 26
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14  
Contract jobs citing .NET 30 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.29% 8.33% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.88% 38.55% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 14
Median daily rate £343 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.37% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £39.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.84% -1.56%  

.NET 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 86 83 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 23.76% 21.61% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 68 60
Median daily rate £450 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +24.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £187.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +476.92% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing .NET 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 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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Northamptonshire

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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

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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 3 months to 24 June 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 +2 19 £419 -1.47% 11
Corby - 1 £350 - 1
.NET
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 57 (79.17%) C#
2 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.94%) TDD
3 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
4 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 21 (29.17%) E-Commerce
5 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
5 19 (26.39%) CSS
6 18 (25.00%) HTML
6 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (22.22%) Windows
7 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 16 (22.22%) MVC
8 14 (19.44%) .NET Framework
9 13 (18.06%) VB.NET
10 12 (16.67%) VB
10 12 (16.67%) Node.js
11 11 (15.28%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (13.89%) HTML5
13 9 (12.50%) Pair Programming
13 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
13 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
13 9 (12.50%) Python
13 9 (12.50%) Linux
13 9 (12.50%) XML
14 8 (11.11%) VBA
14 8 (11.11%) Finance

.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 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.17%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.39%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) IaaS
2 4 (5.56%) PaaS
2 4 (5.56%) SaaS
3 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) HTTP
2 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.56%) DNS
3 4 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.39%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.39%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.56%) Moq
3 4 (5.56%) NUnit
4 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.78%) JIRA
4 2 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (72.22%) Developer
2 29 (40.28%) C# Developer
3 26 (36.11%) .NET Developer
4 21 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Node.js Developer
7 7 (9.72%) XML Developer
7 7 (9.72%) XML XSLT Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Digital Developer
9 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Agile Developer
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
10 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.39%) CSS
2 18 (25.00%) HTML
3 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 14 (19.44%) .NET Framework
5 12 (16.67%) Node.js
6 11 (15.28%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (13.89%) HTML5
8 9 (12.50%) XML
9 8 (11.11%) CSS3
9 8 (11.11%) REST
9 8 (11.11%) WPF
10 7 (9.72%) Classic ASP
10 7 (9.72%) XSLT
11 6 (8.33%) Entity Framework
11 6 (8.33%) Web Services
12 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (6.94%) JSON
13 4 (5.56%) jQuery
13 4 (5.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (5.56%) CoreOS
3 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.78%) Android
5 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) TDD
3 21 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 16 (22.22%) MVC
5 9 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 7 (9.72%) Metadata Management
7 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.33%) Scrum
8 5 (6.94%) SOA
9 4 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.56%) Kanban
9 4 (5.56%) Workflow
10 3 (4.17%) DevOps
10 3 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (4.17%) Microservices
10 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.78%) ITIL
11 2 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (79.17%) C#
2 21 (29.17%) SQL
3 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.06%) VB.NET
5 12 (16.67%) VB
6 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.50%) Python
7 8 (11.11%) VB6
7 8 (11.11%) VBA
8 3 (4.17%) C
8 3 (4.17%) C++
9 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.78%) VBScript
10 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.39%) BMC
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Remedy
4 1 (1.39%) Tableau
4 1 (1.39%) VMware
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago