Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 22 November 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)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 19 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.41% 3.73% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 21.74% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 12
Worcestershire median daily rate £375 £313 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -43.18% +83.33%
10th Percentile £333 £242 £326
90th Percentile £428 £384 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.25 £22.50 £22.88
% change year-on-year +30.00% -1.64% -35.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 10 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.36% 17.16% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 15
Worcestershire median daily rate £350 £356 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.75% +29.55% +30.18%
10th Percentile £191 £213 £185
90th Percentile £438 £438 £409
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £12.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Worcestershire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Worcestershire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Worcestershire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +1 2 £400 +28.00%
.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) IFS
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IFS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IFS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle