The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 112 61 90
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +29
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 35 92 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.12% 3.04% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 10.20% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 28
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
.NET Framework
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
830 902 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.55% 29.81% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 563 381
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 44
Average hourly rate £37.45 £35.00 £29.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +16.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £20.40 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.72 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

.NET Framework
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 Framework across the East of England region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

.NET Framework
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 Framework across the East of England region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire -39 17 £338 +8.00% 10
Hertfordshire -11 8 £335 -8.21% 10
Essex -13 6 £550 +22.22% 5
Bedfordshire +5 3 £375 -11.76% 3
Norfolk -15 2 £376 +25.16%
Suffolk +5 1 £400 +86.04% 3
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (78.82%) C#
3 54 (63.53%) SQL Server
4 42 (49.41%) XML
5 38 (44.71%) MVC
6 36 (42.35%) Windows
7 31 (36.47%) Microsoft
8 29 (34.12%) ASP.NET
8 29 (34.12%) JavaScript
9 28 (32.94%) SQL
10 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (30.59%) Entity Framework
12 25 (29.41%) jQuery
13 22 (25.88%) WCF
14 21 (24.71%) HTML
15 18 (21.18%) WPF
16 17 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 16 (18.82%) SOAP
17 16 (18.82%) VB
17 16 (18.82%) Scrum
17 16 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (17.65%) ADO
19 14 (16.47%) Client/Server
19 14 (16.47%) Finance
19 14 (16.47%) LINQ
20 13 (15.29%) SDLC
20 13 (15.29%) CSS
20 13 (15.29%) ADO.NET
21 12 (14.12%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.41%) Documentum
1 8 (9.41%) IIS
2 5 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) Node.js
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) SMPP
2 1 (1.18%) NAS
2 1 (1.18%) GSM
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (63.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.53%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) DB2
6 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.18%) UniData
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 16 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (12.94%) Subversion
4 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.06%) SpecFlow
5 6 (7.06%) WebDriver
5 6 (7.06%) Selenium
5 6 (7.06%) NUnit
6 4 (4.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.35%) Maven
7 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.18%) ANTLR
8 1 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (54.12%) Developer
2 29 (34.12%) .NET Developer
3 22 (25.88%) Architect
4 14 (16.47%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.24%) AWS Architect
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.06%) WPF Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) QA Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) IT Architect
10 4 (4.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Deployment Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (49.41%) XML
3 29 (34.12%) ASP.NET
4 26 (30.59%) Entity Framework
5 25 (29.41%) jQuery
6 22 (25.88%) WCF
7 21 (24.71%) HTML
8 18 (21.18%) WPF
9 16 (18.82%) SOAP
10 15 (17.65%) ADO
10 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (16.47%) LINQ
12 13 (15.29%) ADO.NET
12 13 (15.29%) CSS
13 12 (14.12%) Web Services
14 11 (12.94%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (11.76%) WF
16 8 (9.41%) HTML5
16 8 (9.41%) CSS3
16 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Client/Server
2 11 (12.94%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.88%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) RIA
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Derivative
7 1 (1.18%) FMCG
7 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) MVC
2 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.82%) Scrum
4 13 (15.29%) SDLC
5 11 (12.94%) MVVM
6 10 (11.76%) Time Management
7 9 (10.59%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.59%) Process Management
7 9 (10.59%) Content Management
7 9 (10.59%) Document Management
7 9 (10.59%) UML
8 8 (9.41%) OO
8 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.41%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.41%) BDD
9 7 (8.24%) Process Improvement
9 7 (8.24%) Business Process Improvement
9 7 (8.24%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.24%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (8.24%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 67 (78.82%) C#
2 29 (34.12%) JavaScript
3 28 (32.94%) SQL
4 16 (18.82%) VB
5 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.06%) Delphi
6 6 (7.06%) Pascal
6 6 (7.06%) Ruby
7 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.35%) Java
9 1 (1.18%) VBA
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) MCP
3 1 (1.18%) MCSD
3 1 (1.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.18%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 31 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Kofax
3 8 (9.41%) EMC
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle
5 3 (3.53%) MKS
6 2 (2.35%) Coverity
6 2 (2.35%) OpenText
7 1 (1.18%) Redback
7 1 (1.18%) Google
7 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.18%) NetApp
7 1 (1.18%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.18%) Varonis
7 1 (1.18%) IBM
Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £330 - £390 Per Day 12 Month Rolling Contract (36 Month potential)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago