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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 89 93 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 40 36 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.77% 1.40% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 5.20% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 53
Median daily rate £344 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £354 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.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
667 692 899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.45% 26.88% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 452 594
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 22
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.42 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Hertfordshire +6 16 £400 +39.13% 13
Cambridgeshire +10 10 £268 -2.72% 12
Suffolk -3 8 £330 -5.71% 1
Essex +4 4 £350 - 4
Norfolk +5 2 £213 -22.72% 1
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (77.03%) C#
3 47 (63.51%) SQL Server
4 46 (62.16%) MVC
5 43 (58.11%) ASP.NET
5 43 (58.11%) Entity Framework
6 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
7 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (39.19%) SQL
9 28 (37.84%) CSS
10 25 (33.78%) HTML
11 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (27.03%) jQuery
13 19 (25.68%) Web Development
13 19 (25.68%) AngularJS
14 18 (24.32%) IIS
14 18 (24.32%) Scrum
15 16 (21.62%) LINQ
16 15 (20.27%) WCF
16 15 (20.27%) TDD
16 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (18.92%) SOAP
17 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
18 12 (16.22%) OO
19 11 (14.86%) XML
19 11 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 10 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
20 10 (13.51%) HTML5
20 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
20 10 (13.51%) Windows

.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 18 (24.32%) IIS
2 5 (6.76%) CMS
2 5 (6.76%) NServiceBus
3 3 (4.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.35%) Apache
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.70%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.35%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (1.35%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.05%) Network Security
3 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 2 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (63.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.11%) MySQL
5 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.35%) HBase
8 1 (1.35%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.35%) Redis
8 1 (1.35%) Riak
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (6.76%) FxCop
3 5 (6.76%) JIRA
3 5 (6.76%) ReSharper
3 5 (6.76%) StyleCop
3 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.41%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.41%) Moq
5 3 (4.05%) Mocha
5 3 (4.05%) Protractor
5 3 (4.05%) QUnit
5 3 (4.05%) Selenium
6 2 (2.70%) Grunt
6 2 (2.70%) Subversion
7 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (83.78%) Developer
2 45 (60.81%) .NET Developer
3 27 (36.49%) C# Developer
4 23 (31.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.05%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (4.05%) HTML Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.05%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.70%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (2.70%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (2.70%) CRM Developer
11 2 (2.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (58.11%) ASP.NET
2 43 (58.11%) Entity Framework
3 28 (37.84%) CSS
4 25 (33.78%) HTML
5 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (27.03%) jQuery
7 19 (25.68%) AngularJS
8 16 (21.62%) LINQ
9 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (20.27%) WCF
10 14 (18.92%) SOAP
11 11 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (14.86%) XML
12 10 (13.51%) HTML5
13 9 (12.16%) REST
14 8 (10.81%) XSLT
15 7 (9.46%) CSS3
15 7 (9.46%) NHibernate
16 6 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Contactless
2 4 (5.41%) EMV
3 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.70%) RIA
4 2 (2.70%) SCADA
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.05%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Android
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Unix
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (62.16%) MVC
2 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.68%) Web Development
4 18 (24.32%) Scrum
5 15 (20.27%) TDD
6 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
7 12 (16.22%) OO
8 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
8 9 (12.16%) OOP
8 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (12.16%) SOLID
9 7 (9.46%) CRM
10 6 (8.11%) BDD
11 5 (6.76%) B2B
11 5 (6.76%) Code Coverage
11 5 (6.76%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (6.76%) Refactoring
11 5 (6.76%) SDLC
11 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 57 (77.03%) C#
2 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.19%) SQL
4 10 (13.51%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.11%) Java
5 6 (8.11%) VBScript
6 4 (5.41%) XAML
7 3 (4.05%) PHP
7 3 (4.05%) VB
8 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
1 2 (2.70%) PhD
1 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SDET
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Atlassian
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.70%) Ektron
4 2 (2.70%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.70%) Mapbox
4 2 (2.70%) Sage
4 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.70%) Siemens
4 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.35%) CA
5 1 (1.35%) CODA
5 1 (1.35%) Cognos
5 1 (1.35%) Google
5 1 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) MKS
5 1 (1.35%) PTC
5 1 (1.35%) Telerik
5 1 (1.35%) VMware