Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 16 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 48 76 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.02% 8.20% 7.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.86% 36.36% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 36
Northamptonshire median daily rate £394 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.35% +13.85%
10th Percentile £286 £295 £253
90th Percentile £575 £440 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% +75.82% -39.33%

.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 210 209 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.70% 22.55% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 141 86
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.74%
10th Percentile £270 £313 £256
90th Percentile £550 £550 £553
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

.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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -4 28 £400 - 11
Kettering +5 5 £305 -6.15% 2
Corby - 1 £350 - 1
.NET
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 40 (83.33%) C#
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) MVC
5 18 (37.50%) TDD
6 17 (35.42%) SQL
7 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 15 (31.25%) .NET Framework
9 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
9 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
10 12 (25.00%) CSS
10 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (22.92%) Node.js
11 11 (22.92%) HTML
12 10 (20.83%) WPF
13 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
13 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
13 9 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.75%) Pair Programming
14 8 (16.67%) Finance
14 8 (16.67%) Windows
14 8 (16.67%) OO
14 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
14 8 (16.67%) Docker
15 7 (14.58%) jQuery
16 6 (12.50%) WCF
16 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
16 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
16 6 (12.50%) Microservices

.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 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.08%) GeoServer
3 1 (2.08%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Google Analytics
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) PaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (2.08%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) GIS
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.17%) NUnit
2 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Grunt
3 1 (2.08%) gulp
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Advertising
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Developer
2 20 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 17 (35.42%) .NET Developer
4 12 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Agile Developer
7 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Architect
9 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Digital Developer
9 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce Architect
9 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 15 (31.25%) .NET Framework
3 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (25.00%) CSS
4 11 (22.92%) HTML
4 11 (22.92%) Node.js
5 10 (20.83%) WPF
6 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
6 9 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (14.58%) jQuery
8 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.50%) WCF
9 5 (10.42%) RESTful
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (8.33%) HTML5
10 4 (8.33%) Web Services
11 3 (6.25%) .NET Core
11 3 (6.25%) Kafka
11 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.08%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) MVC
3 18 (37.50%) TDD
4 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.75%) Pair Programming
6 8 (16.67%) OO
7 6 (12.50%) Microservices
8 4 (8.33%) BDD
8 4 (8.33%) Web Development
9 3 (6.25%) Analytics
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (6.25%) MVVM
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) SOA
9 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Android Development
10 2 (4.17%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (83.33%) C#
2 17 (35.42%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) XAML
6 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
7 1 (2.08%) VBA
7 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) ISEB
1 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau