Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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 Framework
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 41 32
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 7 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.67% 1.17% 3.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.48% 4.35% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Staffordshire median daily rate £400 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -8.33% -5.14%
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £341 £338
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -

.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 61 115 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 23.28% 26.81% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 75 88
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £340 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -3.89% +10.55%
10th Percentile £275 £268 £263
90th Percentile £425 £460 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year +35.91% -21.58% +4.33%

.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
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 24 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
Stoke-on-Trent +4 6 £400 +52.38% 2
Lichfield - 1 - - 1
.NET Framework
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (57.14%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
4 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) API Development
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) SCORM
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
7 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

.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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (57.14%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
1 2 (28.57%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) API Development
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared