The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 23 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing .NET 33 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 9.73% 7.56% 7.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.46% 37.14% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 18
Median daily rate £394 £344 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.54% -4.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £311 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £391 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £340
% change year-on-year -4.10% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +31.53% -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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 112 70 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 33.04% 20.35% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 54 45
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Swindon

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Swindon over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Swindon

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region with a requirement for .NET.

1 57 (85.07%) C#
2 48 (71.64%) ASP.NET
3 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
4 40 (59.70%) HTML
4 40 (59.70%) CSS
5 35 (52.24%) jQuery
6 32 (47.76%) Finance
7 31 (46.27%) MVC
8 24 (35.82%) IIS
8 24 (35.82%) Ajax
9 22 (32.84%) Sitecore
9 22 (32.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (32.84%) AngularJS
10 21 (31.34%) Sass
10 21 (31.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 21 (31.34%) Windows
10 21 (31.34%) CMS
11 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
11 20 (29.85%) Content Management
12 19 (28.36%) Web Development
12 19 (28.36%) W3C
13 18 (26.87%) User Experience
14 17 (25.37%) Apple
14 17 (25.37%) Flash
14 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (23.88%) XSLT
16 15 (22.39%) ActionScript
16 15 (22.39%) Internet
16 15 (22.39%) Ext JS
16 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (35.82%) IIS
2 21 (31.34%) CMS
2 21 (31.34%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) Internet
2 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 5 (7.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (5.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
3 9 (13.43%) Cucumber
3 9 (13.43%) Jasmine
3 9 (13.43%) Selenium
3 9 (13.43%) SpecFlow
4 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.49%) NuGet
6 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.49%) Subversion
6 1 (1.49%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (47.76%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (80.60%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) .NET Developer
3 19 (28.36%) Sitecore Developer
4 13 (19.40%) C# Developer
5 11 (16.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (10.45%) UI Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Angular Developer
9 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (5.97%) HTML Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Architect
10 3 (4.48%) Security Tester
10 3 (4.48%) Tester
10 3 (4.48%) Web UI Developer
11 2 (2.99%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 2 (2.99%) HTML CSS Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (71.64%) ASP.NET
2 40 (59.70%) CSS
2 40 (59.70%) HTML
3 35 (52.24%) jQuery
4 24 (35.82%) Ajax
5 22 (32.84%) AngularJS
6 21 (31.34%) Sass
7 17 (25.37%) Flash
8 16 (23.88%) XSLT
9 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (22.39%) Ext JS
9 15 (22.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
11 12 (17.91%) HTML5
12 11 (16.42%) WCF
13 10 (14.93%) Web Services
14 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
14 9 (13.43%) Gherkin
15 6 (8.96%) AppFabric
15 6 (8.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) W3C
2 18 (26.87%) User Experience
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) RIA
5 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) MVC
2 20 (29.85%) Content Management
3 19 (28.36%) Web Development
4 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.91%) Front End Development
5 12 (17.91%) MVVM
6 11 (16.42%) Scrum
7 9 (13.43%) BDD
7 9 (13.43%) TDD
8 7 (10.45%) Data Protection
9 6 (8.96%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.96%) Test Planning
10 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.46%) Defect Management
10 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.46%) Threat Modelling
11 4 (5.97%) ETL
11 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.97%) SDLC
12 3 (4.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (85.07%) C#
2 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.39%) ActionScript
4 6 (8.96%) SQL
5 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.46%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (4.48%) CISM
3 3 (4.48%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Sitecore
2 17 (25.37%) Apple
3 15 (22.39%) Sencha
4 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.46%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.49%) OpenText
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