The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 61 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 92 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.03% 1.38% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.24% 4.81% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £298 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
898 686 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.60% 28.70% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 373 439
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.92 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.97% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £22.66 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.72 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
.NET Framework
England

.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 25 July 2014.

.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 25 July 2014. 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 +39 54 £313 -16.66% 7
Norfolk +6 15 £300 -20.00% 3
Hertfordshire +2 9 £365 -2.66% 12
Essex 0 9 £450 +38.46% 12
Bedfordshire -23 3 £425 +21.42% 13
Suffolk -28 2 £215 -36.29% 2
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (60.38%) C#
3 87 (54.72%) SQL
4 74 (46.54%) Microsoft
5 73 (45.91%) ASP.NET
6 72 (45.28%) Visual Studio
7 70 (44.03%) CSS
7 70 (44.03%) HTML
8 68 (42.77%) MVC
9 67 (42.14%) SQL Server
10 61 (38.36%) jQuery
11 57 (35.85%) JavaScript
12 55 (34.59%) Windows
13 54 (33.96%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (27.67%) Git (software)
14 44 (27.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 42 (26.42%) Web Services
16 41 (25.79%) Configuration Management
17 39 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (24.53%) TeamCity
18 38 (23.90%) Automated Testing
19 37 (23.27%) Windows Server 2012
20 36 (22.64%) SSDT
20 36 (22.64%) Release Management
21 34 (21.38%) TDD
21 34 (21.38%) Artifactory
22 33 (20.75%) Gradle
22 33 (20.75%) NuGet
22 33 (20.75%) Automation Testing

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (8.18%) IIS
2 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.52%) CMS
4 3 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.89%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.89%) Node.js
5 2 (1.26%) Confluence
5 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.63%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.63%) Drupal
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
6 1 (0.63%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.63%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.63%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) Internet
2 4 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.89%) HTTP
3 3 (1.89%) Intranet
4 2 (1.26%) Firewall
5 1 (0.63%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.63%) NAS
5 1 (0.63%) FTP
5 1 (0.63%) RFID
5 1 (0.63%) IPv4
5 1 (0.63%) IPv6
5 1 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (42.14%) SQL Server
2 36 (22.64%) SSDT
3 28 (17.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.89%) MySQL
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.89%) DTS
9 2 (1.26%) DB2
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.63%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 72 (45.28%) Visual Studio
2 54 (33.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (27.67%) Git (software)
4 39 (24.53%) TeamCity
5 34 (21.38%) Artifactory
6 33 (20.75%) NuGet
6 33 (20.75%) Gradle
6 33 (20.75%) MSBuild
6 33 (20.75%) Maven
6 33 (20.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (7.55%) JIRA
8 10 (6.29%) NUnit
8 10 (6.29%) Moq
9 7 (4.40%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (3.77%) MSTest
11 5 (3.14%) SpecFlow
11 5 (3.14%) Selenium
12 4 (2.52%) StyleCop
12 4 (2.52%) FxCop
13 3 (1.89%) QUnit
General
1 14 (8.81%) Finance
2 4 (2.52%) Retail
3 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.63%) Games
4 1 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (65.41%) Developer
2 65 (40.88%) .NET Developer
3 33 (20.75%) Release Engineer
3 33 (20.75%) Build Engineer
3 33 (20.75%) Build and Release Engineer
4 28 (17.61%) C# Developer
5 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.03%) Architect
9 6 (3.77%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.14%) Applications Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Programmer
10 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Configuration Engineer
11 4 (2.52%) Software Configuration Engineer
11 4 (2.52%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 4 (2.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (45.91%) ASP.NET
3 70 (44.03%) HTML
3 70 (44.03%) CSS
4 61 (38.36%) jQuery
5 44 (27.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 42 (26.42%) Web Services
7 39 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (19.50%) WCF
9 26 (16.35%) XML
10 24 (15.09%) LINQ
11 19 (11.95%) HTML5
11 19 (11.95%) CSS3
11 19 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 18 (11.32%) WPF
12 18 (11.32%) Ajax
13 14 (8.81%) AngularJS
14 13 (8.18%) JSON
14 13 (8.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.77%) N-Tier
1 6 (3.77%) Kindle
2 4 (2.52%) RIA
2 4 (2.52%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.63%) PKI
4 1 (0.63%) CMDB
4 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.59%) Windows
2 37 (23.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.26%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (42.77%) MVC
2 41 (25.79%) Configuration Management
3 39 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (23.90%) Automated Testing
5 36 (22.64%) Release Management
6 34 (21.38%) TDD
7 33 (20.75%) Automation Testing
8 27 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (16.35%) Unit Testing
10 24 (15.09%) OOP
11 20 (12.58%) Scrum
12 14 (8.81%) OO
13 12 (7.55%) E-Commerce
14 10 (6.29%) BDD
15 8 (5.03%) SOA
16 7 (4.40%) Software Engineering
16 7 (4.40%) Dependency Injection
16 7 (4.40%) MVVM
16 7 (4.40%) Multithreading
17 6 (3.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (60.38%) C#
2 87 (54.72%) SQL
3 57 (35.85%) JavaScript
4 32 (20.13%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.66%) VB
5 9 (5.66%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.77%) XAML
6 6 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.77%) VBScript
7 5 (3.14%) PHP
7 5 (3.14%) VB6
8 3 (1.89%) Java
9 2 (1.26%) Perl
9 2 (1.26%) Python
9 2 (1.26%) ABAP
10 1 (0.63%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.63%) VBA
10 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.26%) Degree
1 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) QA
2 6 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.63%) WCAG
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (46.54%) Microsoft
2 33 (20.75%) Red Gate
3 9 (5.66%) Oracle
4 4 (2.52%) VMware
5 3 (1.89%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.26%) Cisco
6 2 (1.26%) SAP
6 2 (1.26%) Citrix
7 1 (0.63%) BEA
7 1 (0.63%) Plumtree
7 1 (0.63%) webMethods
7 1 (0.63%) Telerik
7 1 (0.63%) Zend
7 1 (0.63%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
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