The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 32 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 159 98 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.05% 4.34% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.42% 4.64% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 48 94
Average daily rate £325 £313 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £650 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £30.25 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2931 2111 2932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.14% 93.45% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1637 1078 1413
Average daily rate £373 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 246 306
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.39 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -29.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
.NET Developer
England

.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 17 April 2014.

.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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +17 74 £300 -14.28% 14
Essex -1 31 £320 +21.32% 18
Hertfordshire -17 22 £300 -40.00% 19
Suffolk -5 16 £388 +40.90% 10
Norfolk +9 15 £300 +9.09% 7
Bedfordshire -12 8 £375 - 10
East Anglia - - - - 1
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 216 (87.45%) C#
3 179 (72.47%) ASP.NET
4 155 (62.75%) SQL Server
5 113 (45.75%) MVC
6 108 (43.72%) HTML
7 106 (42.91%) JavaScript
8 74 (29.96%) CSS
9 73 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 72 (29.15%) jQuery
10 72 (29.15%) SQL
11 71 (28.74%) Visual Studio
12 67 (27.13%) WCF
13 52 (21.05%) .NET Framework
13 52 (21.05%) Microsoft
14 50 (20.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 50 (20.24%) HTML5
15 47 (19.03%) XML
15 47 (19.03%) TDD
16 43 (17.41%) Oracle
17 40 (16.19%) Web Services
17 40 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (11.74%) WPF
19 28 (11.34%) Windows
19 28 (11.34%) T-SQL
20 27 (10.93%) Scrum
20 27 (10.93%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (10.93%) SQL Server 2005
21 26 (10.53%) Ajax
22 25 (10.12%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 25 (10.12%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.88%) IIS
3 12 (4.86%) CMS
4 6 (2.43%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.81%) Kentico
5 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (4.86%) MS Office
2 6 (2.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.81%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (62.75%) SQL Server
2 50 (20.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (10.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.02%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.21%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.81%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.81%) DB2
11 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.81%) MySQL
12 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 71 (28.74%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (8.91%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.26%) NUnit
5 7 (2.83%) Subversion
5 7 (2.83%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.02%) JIRA
6 5 (2.02%) Moq
7 4 (1.62%) StyleCop
7 4 (1.62%) MSTest
7 4 (1.62%) FxCop
7 4 (1.62%) JUnit
7 4 (1.62%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.81%) NCover
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.81%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.40%) dotTrace
General
1 23 (9.31%) Finance
2 3 (1.21%) Back Office
2 3 (1.21%) Banking
2 3 (1.21%) Retail
3 2 (0.81%) Games
3 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.40%) Advertising
4 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 179 (72.47%) ASP.NET
3 108 (43.72%) HTML
4 74 (29.96%) CSS
5 73 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 72 (29.15%) jQuery
7 67 (27.13%) WCF
8 52 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 50 (20.24%) HTML5
10 47 (19.03%) XML
11 40 (16.19%) Web Services
12 29 (11.74%) WPF
13 26 (10.53%) Ajax
14 24 (9.72%) LINQ
14 24 (9.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 22 (8.91%) XSLT
16 19 (7.69%) SOAP
16 19 (7.69%) CSS3
16 19 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 17 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.24%) Mobile App
2 4 (1.62%) Wiki
2 4 (1.62%) Blog
2 4 (1.62%) RIA
3 3 (1.21%) NHS
4 2 (0.81%) Blackberry
4 2 (0.81%) GIS
4 2 (0.81%) iPhone
4 2 (0.81%) Kindle
5 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.40%) Open Source
5 1 (0.40%) LLPG
5 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.34%) Windows
2 2 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (0.81%) Android
2 2 (0.81%) Windows Phone
2 2 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (45.75%) MVC
2 47 (19.03%) TDD
3 40 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (10.93%) Scrum
5 22 (8.91%) Unit Testing
6 19 (7.69%) OO
7 17 (6.88%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (4.45%) Kanban
9 11 (4.45%) MVVM
9 11 (4.45%) UML
10 10 (4.05%) Workflow
10 10 (4.05%) Content Management
11 9 (3.64%) CRM
11 9 (3.64%) SOA
12 8 (3.24%) Multithreading
13 7 (2.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (2.83%) OOD
13 7 (2.83%) Software Engineering
14 6 (2.43%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 216 (87.45%) C#
2 106 (42.91%) JavaScript
3 72 (29.15%) SQL
4 28 (11.34%) T-SQL
5 25 (10.12%) VB.NET
6 16 (6.48%) VB
7 9 (3.64%) Java
7 9 (3.64%) XAML
7 9 (3.64%) VB6
7 9 (3.64%) PHP
8 8 (3.24%) VBScript
9 5 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.21%) C++
10 3 (1.21%) Delphi
10 3 (1.21%) Ruby
11 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (4.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.45%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) HL7
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 52 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 43 (17.41%) Oracle
3 5 (2.02%) DevExpress
4 3 (1.21%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.81%) ESRI
5 2 (0.81%) ION Trading
5 2 (0.81%) Telerik
5 2 (0.81%) Lagan
5 2 (0.81%) Civica
6 1 (0.40%) Business Objects
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