Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 6 months to 18 December 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 30 44
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 33 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.42% 2.91% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.43% 10.67% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 3
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +45.45% -8.33%
10th Percentile £313 £375 £233
90th Percentile £494 £425 £328
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +17.86% +2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £58.75 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £24.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +124.49% +11.36% -

.NET Framework 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 105 75 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 36.33% 27.27% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 53 74
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £266
90th Percentile £463 £438 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £30.58 £22.00
% change year-on-year +58.60% +39.00% -25.03%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Staffordshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Staffordshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Staffordshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 13 £375 -6.25% 7
Lichfield -5 5 £500 - 2
Tamworth - 4 £450 - 5
.NET Framework
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) SQL
3 29 (87.88%) C#
3 29 (87.88%) SQL Server
4 23 (69.70%) Visual Studio
4 23 (69.70%) ASP.NET
4 23 (69.70%) Web Services
5 22 (66.67%) MVC
6 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
8 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
8 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
8 16 (48.48%) NoSQL
8 16 (48.48%) Entity Framework
9 13 (39.39%) jQuery
10 12 (36.36%) NHibernate
10 12 (36.36%) REST
10 12 (36.36%) Middleware
10 12 (36.36%) TDD
10 12 (36.36%) CSS
10 12 (36.36%) SOAP
10 12 (36.36%) Oracle
10 12 (36.36%) HTML
11 11 (33.33%) DB2
11 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (33.33%) Redis
11 11 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 11 (33.33%) Docker

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (87.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (48.48%) NoSQL
3 11 (33.33%) DB2
3 11 (33.33%) Redis
3 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) AccuRev
2 5 (15.15%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (87.88%) .NET Developer
3 18 (54.55%) C# Developer
4 15 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (69.70%) ASP.NET
2 23 (69.70%) Web Services
3 16 (48.48%) Entity Framework
4 13 (39.39%) jQuery
5 12 (36.36%) CSS
5 12 (36.36%) HTML
5 12 (36.36%) Middleware
5 12 (36.36%) NHibernate
5 12 (36.36%) REST
5 12 (36.36%) SOAP
6 11 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (15.15%) WCF
7 5 (15.15%) WinForms
7 5 (15.15%) WPF
8 1 (3.03%) LINQ
8 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) MVC
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) TDD
4 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (33.33%) Use Case
5 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
5 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 29 (87.88%) C#
3 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) Teradata
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft