The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 55 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 76 102 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.15% 4.04% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 4.18% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 58 83
Average daily rate £325 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -5.79%
.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
2298 2439 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.19% 96.59% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1450 1201
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 222 239
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +4 21 £375 +15.38% 12
Hertfordshire -3 17 £328 -6.49% 9
Norfolk +3 15 £288 -0.86% 2
Cambridgeshire -21 13 £324 -13.66% 22
Bedfordshire +8 6 £340 +27.10% 9
Suffolk -1 4 £325 -13.33% 2
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 146 (91.82%) C#
3 97 (61.01%) ASP.NET
4 87 (54.72%) MVC
5 73 (45.91%) SQL Server
6 58 (36.48%) JavaScript
6 58 (36.48%) SQL
7 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (28.93%) .NET Framework
9 45 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (26.42%) WCF
11 41 (25.79%) jQuery
12 38 (23.90%) Entity Framework
12 38 (23.90%) Web Services
13 36 (22.64%) HTML
14 31 (19.50%) Finance
15 29 (18.24%) CSS
15 29 (18.24%) Windows
16 28 (17.61%) Microsoft
17 24 (15.09%) TDD
17 24 (15.09%) WPF
18 23 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (13.84%) XML
19 22 (13.84%) VB.NET
20 20 (12.58%) OO
21 19 (11.95%) Visual Studio
21 19 (11.95%) RESTful
21 19 (11.95%) AngularJS
22 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
22 18 (11.32%) SOA

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.40%) IIS
2 4 (2.52%) CMS
2 4 (2.52%) Confluence
3 2 (1.26%) JBoss
3 2 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.63%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.52%) MS Office
1 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.26%) 2G
2 2 (1.26%) 3G
2 2 (1.26%) 4G
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (45.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.14%) MySQL
3 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.63%) DB2
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (11.95%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.40%) JIRA
4 5 (3.14%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.52%) NUnit
6 3 (1.89%) MSTest
6 3 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.26%) Moq
7 2 (1.26%) Selenium
8 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.63%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (19.50%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Financial Institution
3 6 (3.77%) Retail
4 5 (3.14%) Back Office
5 3 (1.89%) Banking
6 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 97 (61.01%) ASP.NET
3 46 (28.93%) .NET Framework
4 45 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (26.42%) WCF
6 41 (25.79%) jQuery
7 38 (23.90%) Entity Framework
7 38 (23.90%) Web Services
8 36 (22.64%) HTML
9 29 (18.24%) CSS
10 24 (15.09%) WPF
11 22 (13.84%) XML
12 19 (11.95%) AngularJS
12 19 (11.95%) RESTful
13 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (8.81%) LINQ
14 14 (8.81%) SOAP
15 13 (8.18%) HTML5
16 12 (7.55%) Ajax
17 11 (6.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.89%) iPad
1 3 (1.89%) N-Tier
2 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (1.26%) Data Integration
2 2 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (1.26%) iPhone
2 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.26%) User Experience
3 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.63%) RIA
3 1 (0.63%) Tandem
3 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.24%) Windows
2 5 (3.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.89%) Linux
4 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.26%) Unix
4 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (54.72%) MVC
2 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (15.09%) TDD
4 20 (12.58%) OO
5 18 (11.32%) SOA
6 16 (10.06%) Web Development
7 13 (8.18%) Scrum
7 13 (8.18%) Unit Testing
8 8 (5.03%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.40%) MVVM
9 7 (4.40%) SOLID
10 6 (3.77%) Multithreading
10 6 (3.77%) SDLC
11 4 (2.52%) BDD
11 4 (2.52%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (2.52%) Front End Development
11 4 (2.52%) Microservices
11 4 (2.52%) Test Scripting
11 4 (2.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (91.82%) C#
2 58 (36.48%) JavaScript
2 58 (36.48%) SQL
3 22 (13.84%) VB.NET
4 15 (9.43%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.40%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.89%) C++
6 3 (1.89%) VB
6 3 (1.89%) VB6
7 2 (1.26%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.63%) C-shell
8 1 (0.63%) PHP
8 1 (0.63%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (1.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) HND
3 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.92%) DevExpress
3 8 (5.03%) Oracle
4 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.26%) HP
4 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.26%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.63%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.63%) Splunk
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