The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 46 55 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -30
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 86 88 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.40% 3.18% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 3.32% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 46 106
Median daily rate £350 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
.NET Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2448 2650 2865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.76% 95.77% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1470 1602
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 240 208
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -6 26 £350 +16.66% 24
Essex +8 21 £350 +6.06% 9
Suffolk +10 11 £313 -0.79% 2
Norfolk +2 10 £375 +25.00% 3
Bedfordshire +8 9 £325 -18.75% 14
Hertfordshire +3 9 £325 -3.70% 16
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 162 (100.00%) .NET
2 144 (88.89%) C#
3 88 (54.32%) ASP.NET
4 78 (48.15%) MVC
5 61 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (37.65%) JavaScript
6 60 (37.04%) .NET Framework
7 59 (36.42%) SQL
7 59 (36.42%) SQL Server
8 46 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (27.78%) jQuery
10 40 (24.69%) WCF
10 40 (24.69%) HTML
11 35 (21.60%) CSS
12 33 (20.37%) Finance
13 32 (19.75%) WPF
13 32 (19.75%) Entity Framework
14 31 (19.14%) TDD
15 29 (17.90%) Microsoft
15 29 (17.90%) Web Development
16 26 (16.05%) Windows
17 24 (14.81%) AngularJS
17 24 (14.81%) Web Services
18 22 (13.58%) OO
18 22 (13.58%) SOA
19 21 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
20 20 (12.35%) HTML5
21 19 (11.73%) Visual Studio
22 17 (10.49%) VB.NET
22 17 (10.49%) Scrum

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (3.70%) IIS
2 5 (3.09%) CMS
3 4 (2.47%) Node.js
4 3 (1.85%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.85%) Confluence
4 3 (1.85%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
5 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.62%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.62%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
2 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.09%) Network Security
2 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (36.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.85%) Redis
4 3 (1.85%) Riak
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.62%) DB2
6 1 (0.62%) MySQL
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.73%) Visual Studio
2 16 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (8.64%) NUnit
4 10 (6.17%) Selenium
5 7 (4.32%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.32%) Subversion
6 6 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.70%) SpecFlow
7 5 (3.09%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.85%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.85%) JIRA
8 3 (1.85%) Moq
8 3 (1.85%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.62%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.62%) JMeter
9 1 (0.62%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.62%) MSTest
General
1 33 (20.37%) Finance
2 13 (8.02%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (0.62%) Advertising
4 1 (0.62%) Electronics
4 1 (0.62%) Legal
4 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (100.00%) .NET
2 88 (54.32%) ASP.NET
3 60 (37.04%) .NET Framework
4 46 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (27.78%) jQuery
6 40 (24.69%) HTML
6 40 (24.69%) WCF
7 35 (21.60%) CSS
8 32 (19.75%) Entity Framework
8 32 (19.75%) WPF
9 24 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 24 (14.81%) Web Services
10 21 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (12.35%) HTML5
12 17 (10.49%) LINQ
13 14 (8.64%) CSS3
13 14 (8.64%) SOAP
14 13 (8.02%) XML
15 12 (7.41%) Ajax
15 12 (7.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.56%) iPad
2 7 (4.32%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.09%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.23%) iPhone
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) NHS
7 1 (0.62%) RIA
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.05%) Windows
2 3 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (48.15%) MVC
2 61 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.14%) TDD
4 29 (17.90%) Web Development
5 22 (13.58%) OO
5 22 (13.58%) SOA
6 17 (10.49%) Scrum
6 17 (10.49%) Unit Testing
7 14 (8.64%) Software Engineering
8 11 (6.79%) BDD
9 9 (5.56%) SOLID
10 8 (4.94%) Multithreading
11 7 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.32%) CRM
11 7 (4.32%) Microservices
12 6 (3.70%) User Stories
13 5 (3.09%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.09%) ERP
13 5 (3.09%) Open Source
13 5 (3.09%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 144 (88.89%) C#
2 61 (37.65%) JavaScript
3 59 (36.42%) SQL
4 17 (10.49%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.70%) PHP
7 5 (3.09%) Java
8 4 (2.47%) XAML
9 3 (1.85%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.85%) Ruby
10 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.23%) VB
10 2 (1.23%) VB6
11 1 (0.62%) C++
11 1 (0.62%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.47%) Degree
1 4 (2.47%) PhD
2 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) HND
4 1 (0.62%) MCP
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.41%) DevExpress
3 6 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.23%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.23%) HP
4 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.62%) Splunk