The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Anglia region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 13.89% 28.00% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 83.33% 87.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
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£269 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.84% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £413 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £419 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
.NET
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Anglia region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 16.67% 32.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate £300 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Anglia region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Anglia region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in East Anglia

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in East Anglia

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Jadu
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Jadu
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft