The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 29 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 16 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.06% 1.18% 5.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 4.00% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £460 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.66%  
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 £35.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -17.15% +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 Peterborough with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31 25 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 32.98% 29.41% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 26
Median daily rate £400 £460 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +41.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -43.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Peterborough

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Moq

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#