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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 100 58 93
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +35
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 37 84 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.32% 2.87% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.01% 10.43% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 24
Average daily rate
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£550 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
.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
738 805 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.33% 27.50% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 488 354
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 33 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +35.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £41.25 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

.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 3 June 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 3 June 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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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
Suffolk +17 15 £550 +29.41% 1
Essex -7 11 £500 +42.85% 9
Hertfordshire -12 5 £400 -0.62% 6
Cambridgeshire -42 3 £275 -23.61% 5
Norfolk -8 2 £376 +11.25% 1
Bedfordshire +4 1 £350 -12.50% 7
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 71 (83.53%) C#
3 53 (62.35%) SQL Server
4 42 (49.41%) Microsoft
5 35 (41.18%) XML
6 31 (36.47%) Windows
7 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (30.59%) MVC
8 26 (30.59%) SQL
9 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
9 24 (28.24%) ASP.NET
10 23 (27.06%) HTML
11 21 (24.71%) jQuery
12 19 (22.35%) BDD
13 18 (21.18%) E-Commerce
13 18 (21.18%) Visual Studio
13 18 (21.18%) CSS
14 16 (18.82%) VB
14 16 (18.82%) Ruby
14 16 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (18.82%) SpecFlow
14 16 (18.82%) QA
15 15 (17.65%) Entity Framework
15 15 (17.65%) ADO
16 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
16 14 (16.47%) WCF
16 14 (16.47%) SDLC
17 13 (15.29%) SOAP
17 13 (15.29%) Client/Server
18 12 (14.12%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
2 7 (8.24%) IIS
3 6 (7.06%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) FTP
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) NAS
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (62.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) DB2
6 2 (2.35%) DTS
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.18%) UniData
7 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Visual Studio
2 16 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (18.82%) SpecFlow
3 12 (14.12%) WebDriver
3 12 (14.12%) Selenium
4 6 (7.06%) Subversion
4 6 (7.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.35%) NUnit
6 2 (2.35%) Maven
7 1 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (45.88%) Developer
2 28 (32.94%) .NET Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Analyst
3 20 (23.53%) Architect
4 16 (18.82%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Test Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.24%) QA Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) AWS Architect
8 5 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.71%) IT Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.53%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (3.53%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (41.18%) XML
3 24 (28.24%) ASP.NET
4 23 (27.06%) HTML
5 21 (24.71%) jQuery
6 18 (21.18%) CSS
7 15 (17.65%) ADO
7 15 (17.65%) Entity Framework
8 14 (16.47%) WCF
9 13 (15.29%) SOAP
10 12 (14.12%) Web Services
11 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (10.59%) HTML5
13 7 (8.24%) CSS3
14 6 (7.06%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (7.06%) LINQ
14 6 (7.06%) XHTML
14 6 (7.06%) Middleware
14 6 (7.06%) WinForms
15 5 (5.88%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Client/Server
2 10 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.35%) RIA
5 2 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) FMCG
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.18%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.59%) MVC
3 19 (22.35%) BDD
4 18 (21.18%) E-Commerce
5 14 (16.47%) SDLC
6 11 (12.94%) OO
6 11 (12.94%) OOD
7 9 (10.59%) Process Management
7 9 (10.59%) TDD
7 9 (10.59%) Document Management
8 8 (9.41%) Content Management
8 8 (9.41%) Scrum
9 7 (8.24%) Process Improvement
9 7 (8.24%) Business Process Improvement
9 7 (8.24%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.24%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.06%) SOA
11 5 (5.88%) UML
11 5 (5.88%) Workflow
12 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 71 (83.53%) C#
2 26 (30.59%) SQL
3 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.82%) VB
4 16 (18.82%) Ruby
5 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.53%) VBScript
8 2 (2.35%) Delphi
8 2 (2.35%) Pascal
9 1 (1.18%) VBA
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.35%) MCP
3 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
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 42 (49.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle
2 9 (10.59%) Kofax
3 8 (9.41%) EMC
4 3 (3.53%) MKS
5 2 (2.35%) OpenText
5 2 (2.35%) Coverity
6 1 (1.18%) Varonis
6 1 (1.18%) Redback
6 1 (1.18%) NetApp
6 1 (1.18%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.18%) ESRI
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