The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 30 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)
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 14 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 8.11% 4.08% 6.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.09% 16.67% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £388 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.39% +20.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £403 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £623 £445
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 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.88% +2.85%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 23 12 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 31.08% 24.49% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 18
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £325 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Woking

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Woking over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Woking

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 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 Woking region with a requirement for .NET.

1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
5 9 (52.94%) BDD
6 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (47.06%) RESTful
6 8 (47.06%) Node.js
6 8 (47.06%) Kanban
6 8 (47.06%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (47.06%) Sass
6 8 (47.06%) LESS
6 8 (47.06%) Grunt
6 8 (47.06%) Bower
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (47.06%) React
7 7 (41.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (41.18%) NuGet
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (41.18%) Web Development
7 7 (41.18%) CSS3
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 4 (23.53%) Publishing
10 3 (17.65%) MVC
10 3 (17.65%) XML

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 8 (47.06%) Bower
2 8 (47.06%) Grunt
2 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (41.18%) NuGet
3 7 (41.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.88%) MSTest
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (47.06%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (47.06%) LESS
3 8 (47.06%) Node.js
3 8 (47.06%) React
3 8 (47.06%) RESTful
3 8 (47.06%) Sass
4 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (11.76%) HTML
7 2 (11.76%) JSON
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.88%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (70.59%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 8 (47.06%) Kanban
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (41.18%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) SOLID
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) MVVM
7 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft