The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 28 March 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 Framework
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 46 37
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 15 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.25% 0.81% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 2.86% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £368 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.60% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -31.36% +9.03%  

.NET Framework 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 Nottingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 150 140 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 42.49% 28.51% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 53 56
Median daily rate £375 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £46.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing .NET Framework 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 Framework in Nottingham

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Nottingham

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) WCF
3 22 (70.97%) MVVM
3 22 (70.97%) TDD
4 21 (67.74%) OO
4 21 (67.74%) WPF
4 21 (67.74%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (54.84%) XML
6 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
8 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
9 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.13%) MSTest
10 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
11 4 (12.90%) Degree
11 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.90%) HNC
11 4 (12.90%) HND
11 4 (12.90%) Java
12 3 (9.68%) MVC
12 3 (9.68%) Finance
13 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (6.45%) B2B
13 2 (6.45%) AngularJS

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.13%) MSTest
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) .NET Developer
3 16 (51.61%) WPF Developer
4 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
5 9 (29.03%) WCF Developer
6 7 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (6.45%) C# WPF Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
10 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) WCF
3 21 (67.74%) WPF
4 17 (54.84%) XML
5 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
8 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.23%) Angular 2
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.23%) Aurelia
9 1 (3.23%) CSS
9 1 (3.23%) HTML
9 1 (3.23%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (3.23%) React
9 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) MVVM
1 22 (70.97%) TDD
2 21 (67.74%) Dependency Injection
2 21 (67.74%) OO
3 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) B2B
7 1 (3.23%) API Integration
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) VB6
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
4 1 (3.23%) XAML
4 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) HNC
1 4 (12.90%) HND
2 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow