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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 76 90 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 76 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.47% 1.32% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.21% 4.39% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £316 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £418 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
.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
926 706 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.05% 30.09% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 346 422
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 43 62
Average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +21.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.71 £18.15 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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 18 September 2014.

.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 18 September 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
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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
Norfolk +8 18 £275 -26.66% 2
Essex 0 15 £338 -15.62% 5
Hertfordshire -17 15 £308 -18.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +13 14 £313 -16.66% 9
Bedfordshire -6 10 £425 - 7
Suffolk -9 3 £550 +62.96%
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 174 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (64.37%) C#
3 95 (54.60%) SQL
4 91 (52.30%) ASP.NET
5 83 (47.70%) MVC
6 75 (43.10%) CSS
7 74 (42.53%) Microsoft
8 73 (41.95%) HTML
9 72 (41.38%) Visual Studio
10 67 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
11 66 (37.93%) SQL Server
12 63 (36.21%) JavaScript
13 62 (35.63%) jQuery
14 57 (32.76%) Windows
15 56 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 55 (31.61%) Team Foundation Server
17 50 (28.74%) Git (software)
18 49 (28.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 49 (28.16%) Configuration Management
19 45 (25.86%) Web Services
20 42 (24.14%) TDD
20 42 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (23.56%) TeamCity
22 39 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
23 36 (20.69%) SSDT
23 36 (20.69%) Release Management
23 36 (20.69%) Automated Testing
24 34 (19.54%) Artifactory
25 33 (18.97%) Gradle
25 33 (18.97%) NuGet

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 16 (9.20%) IIS
2 6 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.45%) CMS
3 5 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.87%) Umbraco
3 5 (2.87%) Confluence
4 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.15%) Node.js
4 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.15%) WordPress
4 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.15%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.15%) Drupal
4 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.57%) Content Management Server
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.57%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.15%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.17%) Internet
2 6 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.72%) HTTP
4 2 (1.15%) FTP
5 1 (0.57%) DHCP
5 1 (0.57%) DNS
5 1 (0.57%) Intranet
5 1 (0.57%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 36 (20.69%) SSDT
3 27 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.72%) MySQL
9 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.15%) DTS
9 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.57%) DB2
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 72 (41.38%) Visual Studio
2 55 (31.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (28.74%) Git (software)
4 41 (23.56%) TeamCity
5 34 (19.54%) Artifactory
6 33 (18.97%) NuGet
6 33 (18.97%) Gradle
6 33 (18.97%) Octopus Deploy
6 33 (18.97%) MSBuild
6 33 (18.97%) Maven
7 17 (9.77%) JIRA
8 14 (8.05%) NUnit
9 10 (5.75%) Moq
10 9 (5.17%) SpecFlow
10 9 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (5.17%) Selenium
11 7 (4.02%) MSTest
12 6 (3.45%) StyleCop
12 6 (3.45%) FxCop
12 6 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 15 (8.62%) Finance
2 4 (2.30%) Retail
3 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Publishing
4 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 115 (66.09%) Developer
2 65 (37.36%) .NET Developer
3 33 (18.97%) Release Engineer
3 33 (18.97%) Build Engineer
3 33 (18.97%) Build and Release Engineer
4 28 (16.09%) C# Developer
5 22 (12.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (9.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.75%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.75%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.17%) Architect
10 8 (4.60%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.60%) Configuration Engineer
11 7 (4.02%) Programmer
12 6 (3.45%) Software Engineer
13 5 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.87%) Software Configuration Engineer
13 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Developer
14 4 (2.30%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (52.30%) ASP.NET
3 75 (43.10%) CSS
4 73 (41.95%) HTML
5 62 (35.63%) jQuery
6 56 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 49 (28.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 45 (25.86%) Web Services
9 31 (17.82%) WCF
10 24 (13.79%) CSS3
10 24 (13.79%) LINQ
11 23 (13.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 22 (12.64%) HTML5
13 20 (11.49%) XML
14 19 (10.92%) Ajax
14 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 15 (8.62%) WPF
16 14 (8.05%) XHTML
16 14 (8.05%) ADO.NET
16 14 (8.05%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.45%) Kindle
3 4 (2.30%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.57%) PKI
6 1 (0.57%) CMDB
6 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.57%) RIA
6 1 (0.57%) FMCG
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (32.76%) Windows
2 39 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (47.70%) MVC
2 67 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (28.16%) Configuration Management
4 42 (24.14%) TDD
4 42 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (20.69%) Release Management
5 36 (20.69%) Automated Testing
6 33 (18.97%) Automation Testing
7 27 (15.52%) Unit Testing
8 25 (14.37%) OOP
9 24 (13.79%) Scrum
10 16 (9.20%) OO
11 14 (8.05%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.47%) BDD
13 10 (5.75%) Web Development
14 9 (5.17%) Multithreading
14 9 (5.17%) Regression Testing
15 7 (4.02%) Software Engineering
15 7 (4.02%) OOD
15 7 (4.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 112 (64.37%) C#
2 95 (54.60%) SQL
3 63 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.52%) T-SQL
5 15 (8.62%) VB.NET
6 13 (7.47%) VB
7 10 (5.75%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.02%) VBScript
9 5 (2.87%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.87%) XAML
9 5 (2.87%) VBA
10 4 (2.30%) VB6
10 4 (2.30%) PHP
11 2 (1.15%) Java
11 2 (1.15%) ABAP
12 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.57%) Python
12 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (1.72%) MCP
1 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (1.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.62%) QA
2 6 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.97%) Red Gate
3 6 (3.45%) Oracle
4 3 (1.72%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.15%) SAP
5 2 (1.15%) Cisco
5 2 (1.15%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.15%) Citrix
5 2 (1.15%) VMware
6 1 (0.57%) Zend
6 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.57%) Twitter
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