The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 3 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Contract jobs citing .NET 68 58 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 19.10% 11.76% 13.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.16% 41.43% 50.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 23
Median daily rate £368 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.88% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £266 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £436 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

.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 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 154 140 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 43.26% 28.40% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 53 54
Median daily rate £375 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -17.50%  
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 £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Nottingham

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Nottingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Nottingham

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Nottingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for .NET.

1 99 (80.49%) C#
2 59 (47.97%) WCF
3 47 (38.21%) JavaScript
4 40 (32.52%) WPF
5 36 (29.27%) ASP.NET
6 34 (27.64%) .NET Framework
7 33 (26.83%) SQL Server
8 31 (25.20%) SQL
8 31 (25.20%) TDD
9 28 (22.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (21.95%) OO
10 27 (21.95%) Oracle
11 26 (21.14%) MVC
11 26 (21.14%) MVVM
12 24 (19.51%) Web Services
13 23 (18.70%) Dependency Injection
14 22 (17.89%) XML
15 21 (17.07%) HTML
16 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
16 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (13.82%) PL/SQL
17 17 (13.82%) Sitecore
18 15 (12.20%) Finance
18 15 (12.20%) Scrum
19 14 (11.38%) Automated Testing
20 13 (10.57%) Java
20 13 (10.57%) Entity Framework
21 12 (9.76%) MSTest
21 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
21 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence

.NET
Top Related 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 5 (4.07%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.25%) CMS
2 4 (3.25%) IIS
2 4 (3.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) FTP
1 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.69%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.81%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (22.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.76%) MSTest
3 11 (8.94%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.13%) JIRA
5 8 (6.50%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.88%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.88%) Selenium
7 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.44%) NUnit
8 3 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.44%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.63%) Subversion
10 1 (0.81%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.81%) Gradle
10 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.81%) JMeter
10 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.81%) Xcode
10 1 (0.81%) YouTrack
General
1 15 (12.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Retail
3 4 (3.25%) Advertising
4 3 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Billing
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (72.36%) Developer
2 51 (41.46%) .NET Developer
3 36 (29.27%) C# Developer
4 27 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (13.82%) WPF Developer
6 16 (13.01%) Designer
7 12 (9.76%) Angular Developer
7 12 (9.76%) Sitecore Developer
8 11 (8.94%) WCF Developer
9 10 (8.13%) Analyst
9 10 (8.13%) Architect
10 9 (7.32%) Software Developer
11 8 (6.50%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (6.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (6.50%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (6.50%) Senior Developer
12 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 5 (4.07%) .NET Designer
13 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (4.07%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (47.97%) WCF
2 40 (32.52%) WPF
3 36 (29.27%) ASP.NET
4 34 (27.64%) .NET Framework
5 24 (19.51%) Web Services
6 22 (17.89%) XML
7 21 (17.07%) HTML
8 13 (10.57%) Entity Framework
9 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (8.94%) AngularJS
11 10 (8.13%) CSS
12 9 (7.32%) jQuery
13 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (4.07%) HTML5
14 5 (4.07%) JSON
14 5 (4.07%) RESTful
15 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (3.25%) SOAP
16 3 (2.44%) CSS3
16 3 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.63%) Virtual Team
3 1 (0.81%) iPad
3 1 (0.81%) iPhone
3 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.94%) Unix
2 8 (6.50%) Windows
3 7 (5.69%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.88%) Android
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.20%) TDD
2 27 (21.95%) OO
3 26 (21.14%) MVC
3 26 (21.14%) MVVM
4 23 (18.70%) Dependency Injection
5 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.20%) Scrum
7 14 (11.38%) Automated Testing
8 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.94%) CRM
10 8 (6.50%) User Stories
11 7 (5.69%) Microservices
12 6 (4.88%) ITIL
12 6 (4.88%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.88%) Web Development
13 5 (4.07%) Change Management
13 5 (4.07%) Data Management
13 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (4.07%) Software Architecture
13 5 (4.07%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 99 (80.49%) C#
2 47 (38.21%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.20%) SQL
4 17 (13.82%) PL/SQL
5 13 (10.57%) Java
6 10 (8.13%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.44%) Python
8 3 (2.44%) VB
8 3 (2.44%) XAML
9 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.63%) XPath
10 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.81%) PHP
10 1 (0.81%) VB6
10 1 (0.81%) VBA
10 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.13%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) HNC
2 5 (4.07%) HND
3 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) Oracle
2 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.82%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.25%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.63%) SAP
5 2 (1.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.81%) Apigee
6 1 (0.81%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.81%) Genesys
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
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