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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 76 113 58
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -55
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 57 34 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.24% 1.14% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.37% 4.22% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 56
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £331 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £42.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.52% +26.86%
.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
681 806 853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.82% 26.97% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 496 534
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 30
Median hourly rate £31.27 £38.00 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -2.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +38 29 £338 -5.26% 5
Essex +5 10 £350 -36.36% 5
Hertfordshire +18 8 £450 +20.00% 8
Suffolk -9 5 £319 -42.04% 2
Norfolk 0 3 £325 -13.44%
Bedfordshire +5 2 £325 -13.33% 3
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 92 (76.67%) C#
3 63 (52.50%) ASP.NET
4 57 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 52 (43.33%) MVC
7 47 (39.17%) JavaScript
8 40 (33.33%) SQL
9 37 (30.83%) Entity Framework
10 34 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (27.50%) Visual Studio
12 31 (25.83%) CSS
12 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
13 29 (24.17%) HTML
13 29 (24.17%) Unit Testing
14 27 (22.50%) WPF
15 26 (21.67%) jQuery
16 24 (20.00%) Web Development
16 24 (20.00%) TDD
17 22 (18.33%) Software Engineering
17 22 (18.33%) SOAP
18 21 (17.50%) AngularJS
19 20 (16.67%) CSS3
19 20 (16.67%) Finance
20 19 (15.83%) Scrum
20 19 (15.83%) Web Services
20 19 (15.83%) E-Commerce
20 19 (15.83%) HTML5
21 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
22 17 (14.17%) Selenium

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.83%) IIS
2 10 (8.33%) CMS
3 4 (3.33%) NServiceBus
3 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.83%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.83%) Mule
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.17%) MySQL
7 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.67%) DB2
9 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (27.50%) Visual Studio
2 17 (14.17%) Selenium
3 11 (9.17%) NUnit
4 9 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 8 (6.67%) Mocha
5 8 (6.67%) QUnit
6 7 (5.83%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.17%) SpecFlow
7 5 (4.17%) Subversion
8 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.50%) Moq
10 2 (1.67%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.83%) MorphX
11 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.83%) MSTest
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Retail
3 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.67%) Electronics
5 2 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (80.83%) Developer
2 66 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 38 (31.67%) C# Developer
4 36 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (15.83%) SQL Developer
8 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (10.83%) WPF Developer
9 9 (7.50%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (7.50%) HTML Developer
9 9 (7.50%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Applications Support
10 8 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Tridion Developer
11 5 (4.17%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (52.50%) ASP.NET
3 37 (30.83%) Entity Framework
4 34 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (25.83%) CSS
6 29 (24.17%) HTML
7 27 (22.50%) WPF
8 26 (21.67%) jQuery
9 22 (18.33%) SOAP
10 21 (17.50%) AngularJS
11 20 (16.67%) CSS3
12 19 (15.83%) HTML5
12 19 (15.83%) Web Services
13 17 (14.17%) WCF
13 17 (14.17%) XML
14 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (10.83%) LINQ
16 11 (9.17%) RESTful
17 10 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 10 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.50%) User Experience
3 7 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.33%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.33%) RIA
6 3 (2.50%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.67%) SCADA
7 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.83%) FMCG
8 1 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.50%) Windows
2 7 (5.83%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (43.33%) MVC
3 29 (24.17%) Unit Testing
4 24 (20.00%) TDD
4 24 (20.00%) Web Development
5 22 (18.33%) Software Engineering
6 19 (15.83%) E-Commerce
6 19 (15.83%) Scrum
7 15 (12.50%) SOA
8 13 (10.83%) Change Control
9 11 (9.17%) Integration Testing
10 8 (6.67%) Front End Development
10 8 (6.67%) Pair Programming
11 7 (5.83%) B2B
11 7 (5.83%) Content Management
11 7 (5.83%) CRM
11 7 (5.83%) OO
11 7 (5.83%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (5.00%) ERP
12 6 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 92 (76.67%) C#
2 47 (39.17%) JavaScript
3 40 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (11.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.00%) XAML
6 4 (3.33%) Java
6 4 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.50%) C
7 3 (2.50%) PHP
7 3 (2.50%) X++
8 2 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (0.83%) MCP
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) HP
4 3 (2.50%) JD Edwards
4 3 (2.50%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.83%) Nintex
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.83%) Telerik
5 1 (0.83%) Twitter
5 1 (0.83%) WSO2
5 1 (0.83%) Xamarin