The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 28 March 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)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 22 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.04% 6.82% 12.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.00% 30.77% 54.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 14
Median daily rate £400 £325 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -49.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £297 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £455 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £36.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +13.88% +4.34%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 25 78 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 25.25% 22.16% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 58 32
Median daily rate £420 £375 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -42.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Warrington

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for .NET.

1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 4 (26.67%) WPF
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) jQuery
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (20.00%) BDD
8 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (20.00%) WinForms
8 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (20.00%) ETL
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) HTML
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 2 (13.33%) OOP
9 2 (13.33%) OO

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Content Management Server
2 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Bower
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) gulp
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (6.67%) AutoMapper
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
6 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) X++
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore