Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 26 July 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)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 12.20% 8.00% 13.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.63% 20.34% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 5
Stockport median daily rate £325 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +6.06% +9.82%
10th Percentile £286 £308 £310
90th Percentile £363 £427 £345
Manchester median daily rate £375 £350 £326
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.28% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stockport median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate - £29.15 -

.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 Stockport with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 64 59 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 78.05% 39.33% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 51 15
Stockport median daily rate £405 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +15.38% +0.62%
10th Percentile £299 £250 £310
90th Percentile £435 £575 £367
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 2
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year +24.03% -16.77% +34.78%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Stockport

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Stockport

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Stockport region with a requirement for .NET.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) SMACSS
4 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
6 3 (30.00%) gulp
6 3 (30.00%) Sass
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
7 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Core
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (10.00%) HTML5

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) gulp
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (30.00%) Sass
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (50.00%) SMACSS
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker