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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 63 79 57
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 66 49 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.58% 2.15% 2.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 7.37% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 31
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
.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
766 665 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.95% 29.15% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 364 432
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +19 38 £375 -31.81% 4
Hertfordshire +7 19 £365 +4.28% 7
Essex +6 8 £375 - 2
Norfolk -6 1 £290 +5.45% 1
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 5
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 133 (100.00%) .NET
2 118 (88.72%) C#
3 78 (58.65%) MVC
3 78 (58.65%) ASP.NET
4 72 (54.14%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (53.38%) CSS
5 71 (53.38%) JavaScript
6 70 (52.63%) HTML
7 61 (45.86%) SQL
8 54 (40.60%) SQL Server
9 47 (35.34%) jQuery
10 46 (34.59%) Microsoft
10 46 (34.59%) TDD
11 43 (32.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (27.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 36 (27.07%) WCF
13 34 (25.56%) Windows
14 33 (24.81%) Visual Studio
15 32 (24.06%) OO
16 31 (23.31%) Scrum
16 31 (23.31%) Finance
17 30 (22.56%) XML
17 30 (22.56%) CSS3
18 29 (21.80%) E-Commerce
19 28 (21.05%) OOD
20 27 (20.30%) T-SQL
20 27 (20.30%) BDD
20 27 (20.30%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (19.55%) Web Services
22 24 (18.05%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (10.53%) IIS
2 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.26%) Confluence
3 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.50%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.50%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.75%) WordPress
4 1 (0.75%) Drupal
4 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.75%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (4.51%) MS Office
2 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.26%) FTP
3 3 (2.26%) Internet
4 2 (1.50%) DHCP
4 2 (1.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (40.60%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (9.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (3.76%) DTS
8 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (24.81%) Visual Studio
2 22 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (15.04%) SpecFlow
4 15 (11.28%) Selenium
5 12 (9.02%) Git (software)
6 9 (6.77%) NUnit
6 9 (6.77%) JIRA
7 8 (6.02%) Jasmine
8 7 (5.26%) Subversion
8 7 (5.26%) WebDriver
9 6 (4.51%) StyleCop
9 6 (4.51%) FxCop
9 6 (4.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (4.51%) CruiseControl
10 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.76%) QUnit
11 3 (2.26%) Log4Net
11 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.26%) Moq
11 3 (2.26%) Mocha
General
1 31 (23.31%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Retail
3 5 (3.76%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (75.94%) Developer
2 64 (48.12%) .NET Developer
3 33 (24.81%) C# Developer
4 22 (16.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (13.53%) Analyst
6 10 (7.52%) Software Developer
6 10 (7.52%) Test Analyst
6 10 (7.52%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (3.76%) Programmer
10 4 (3.01%) UI Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.01%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Development Team Leader
10 4 (3.01%) .NET Team Leader
11 3 (2.26%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (100.00%) .NET
2 78 (58.65%) ASP.NET
3 71 (53.38%) CSS
4 70 (52.63%) HTML
5 47 (35.34%) jQuery
6 43 (32.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (27.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 36 (27.07%) WCF
8 30 (22.56%) XML
8 30 (22.56%) CSS3
9 26 (19.55%) Web Services
10 24 (18.05%) LINQ
11 22 (16.54%) XHTML
12 21 (15.79%) HTML5
13 15 (11.28%) ADO.NET
14 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 13 (9.77%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (8.27%) WinForms
15 11 (8.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.01%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.50%) EMV
5 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.75%) FMCG
5 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) Windows
2 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) UNIX
5 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (58.65%) MVC
2 72 (54.14%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (34.59%) TDD
4 32 (24.06%) OO
5 31 (23.31%) Scrum
6 29 (21.80%) E-Commerce
7 28 (21.05%) OOD
8 27 (20.30%) BDD
9 21 (15.79%) Multithreading
10 19 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 13 (9.77%) Configuration Management
12 12 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (8.27%) Code Coverage
13 11 (8.27%) Regression Testing
14 9 (6.77%) SOA
14 9 (6.77%) Data Modelling
15 8 (6.02%) OOP
16 6 (4.51%) Time Management
16 6 (4.51%) Workflow
17 5 (3.76%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 118 (88.72%) C#
2 71 (53.38%) JavaScript
3 61 (45.86%) SQL
4 27 (20.30%) T-SQL
5 18 (13.53%) VB.NET
6 16 (12.03%) VBScript
7 11 (8.27%) Ruby
8 9 (6.77%) VB
9 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.01%) VBA
10 2 (1.50%) C++
11 1 (0.75%) Delphi
11 1 (0.75%) C
11 1 (0.75%) Java
11 1 (0.75%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.51%) Degree
3 4 (3.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.29%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) SCCM
2 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (34.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (0.75%) ESRI
3 1 (0.75%) TIBCO
3 1 (0.75%) Macromedia
3 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.75%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.75%) Twitter
3 1 (0.75%) Akamai
Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £330 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
ComputAppoint
Posted: 5 days ago