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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 10 5
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5  
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 9.68% 9.43% 19.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 26.32% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £306 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.33% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £340
% change year-on-year -4.10% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +32.30% -7.14%  

.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 25 19 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 80.65% 35.85% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 10
Median daily rate £325 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.80% +13.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport citing .NET 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 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 24 April 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (25.00%) SMACSS
3 1 (25.00%) gulp
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

.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 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) SMACSS
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago