Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 21 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)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 64 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 -26 -18
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.27% 1.78% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.94% 5.93% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Shropshire median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +27.27% -21.43%
10th Percentile £363 £330 £250
90th Percentile £388 £433 £312
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.25 £22.50 £22.88
% change year-on-year +30.00% -1.64% -35.56%

.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 Shropshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 127 236 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 32.15% 30.06% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 115 21
Shropshire median daily rate £525 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +8.84%
10th Percentile £408 £333 £250
90th Percentile £600 £535 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Shropshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Shropshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Shropshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Telford +8 5 £375 +13.64% 2
.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (80.00%) TypeScript
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Telerik
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Facebook
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik