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 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 105 56 91
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +35
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 34 95 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.13% 3.27% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 11.07% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 52 25
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
.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
799 858 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.62% 29.57% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 541 389
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £247 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 42
Average hourly rate £38.00 £39.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +42.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.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 3 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 3 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 -41 12 £344 -1.78% 11
Essex -15 10 £550 +22.22% 5
Suffolk +17 5 £550 +29.41% 1
Hertfordshire -11 4 £375 -6.25% 7
Bedfordshire +11 3 £375 -6.25% 7
Norfolk -14 2 £376 +15.53% 2
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (77.50%) C#
3 51 (63.75%) SQL Server
4 39 (48.75%) XML
5 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
6 33 (41.25%) Windows
7 31 (38.75%) MVC
8 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 23 (28.75%) SQL
9 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET
10 21 (26.25%) HTML
11 20 (25.00%) WCF
11 20 (25.00%) jQuery
12 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
12 16 (20.00%) VB
12 16 (20.00%) CSS
13 15 (18.75%) SOAP
13 15 (18.75%) ADO
13 15 (18.75%) Finance
13 15 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (17.50%) Client/Server
15 13 (16.25%) Visual Studio
15 13 (16.25%) WPF
15 13 (16.25%) SDLC
16 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
16 11 (13.75%) Web Services
16 11 (13.75%) BDD
17 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (12.50%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (10.00%) Documentum
2 7 (8.75%) IIS
3 5 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.50%) Node.js
6 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.25%) CMS
6 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) SMPP
2 1 (1.25%) NAS
2 1 (1.25%) GSM
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (63.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) MySQL
5 2 (2.50%) DB2
6 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.25%) UniData
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (16.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.25%) Selenium
3 9 (11.25%) WebDriver
3 9 (11.25%) SpecFlow
4 6 (7.50%) Subversion
5 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (3.75%) NUnit
8 2 (2.50%) Maven
8 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.50%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Retail
3 6 (7.50%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (55.00%) Developer
2 30 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 21 (26.25%) Architect
4 15 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Analyst
6 10 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.75%) AWS Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.25%) QA Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.00%) IT Architect
10 4 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.75%) WPF Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Deployment Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Test Analyst
12 2 (2.50%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (48.75%) XML
3 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET
4 21 (26.25%) HTML
5 20 (25.00%) WCF
5 20 (25.00%) jQuery
6 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 16 (20.00%) CSS
7 15 (18.75%) SOAP
7 15 (18.75%) ADO
8 13 (16.25%) WPF
9 11 (13.75%) Web Services
10 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (11.25%) HTML5
11 9 (11.25%) WF
12 8 (10.00%) LINQ
13 7 (8.75%) CSS3
13 7 (8.75%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (7.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Client/Server
2 10 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) RIA
6 2 (2.50%) User Experience
7 1 (1.25%) FMCG
7 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) MVC
2 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.25%) SDLC
4 11 (13.75%) BDD
4 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.50%) OOD
5 10 (12.50%) OO
5 10 (12.50%) Scrum
5 10 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 9 (11.25%) Time Management
6 9 (11.25%) Content Management
6 9 (11.25%) Document Management
6 9 (11.25%) Process Management
7 8 (10.00%) UML
7 8 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.00%) MVVM
8 7 (8.75%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (8.75%) Process Improvement
9 6 (7.50%) SOA
9 6 (7.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 62 (77.50%) C#
2 25 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.75%) SQL
4 16 (20.00%) VB
5 9 (11.25%) Ruby
6 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.75%) Delphi
8 3 (3.75%) Pascal
9 2 (2.50%) Java
10 1 (1.25%) VBA
10 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.75%) MCP
2 3 (3.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) MCSD
3 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.25%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) Kofax
3 8 (10.00%) EMC
3 8 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.75%) MKS
5 2 (2.50%) Coverity
5 2 (2.50%) OpenText
6 1 (1.25%) Redback
6 1 (1.25%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.25%) NetApp
6 1 (1.25%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.25%) ESRI
6 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.25%) Varonis
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago