Period
to 17 October 2018

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 6 months to 17 October 2018 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 10 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14 -16
Contract jobs citing .NET 19 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 8.72% 9.60% 6.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.25% 41.38% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 28
Warrington median daily rate £463 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.59% +9.85% -17.50%
10th Percentile £400 £308 £225
90th Percentile £500 £468 £483
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £32.00 £20.78
% change year-on-year +70.31% +53.99% -

.NET 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 Warrington with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 51 58 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 23.39% 23.20% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 77
Warrington median daily rate £425 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.64% -2.35%
10th Percentile £293 £283 £307
90th Percentile £560 £575 £650
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £30.00 £31.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £33.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +70.31% -1.54% +87.54%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for .NET.

1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) CRM
3 7 (36.84%) TeamCity
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) DevOps
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Workflow
5 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) SOAP
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 5 (26.32%) Selenium
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (21.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (15.79%) Content Management
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET

.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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) TeamCity
2 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
4 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
5 3 (15.79%) gulp
6 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.53%) Rational Rose
6 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (10.53%) Travis CI
6 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (5.26%) Chocolatey
7 1 (5.26%) Plastic SCM
7 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) CRM Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.26%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) SOAP
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) WinForms
4 2 (10.53%) XHTML
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) CRM
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
5 4 (21.05%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (15.79%) Content Management
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) Refactoring
7 2 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Release Management
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Casewise
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin