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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 94 68 93
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 52 85 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.67% 2.71% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.90% 8.87% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 24
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£339 £313 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.56% -15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £243 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £451 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -9.09%
.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
881 958 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.25% 30.54% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 596 376
Average daily rate £365 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 32
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £15.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.26 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 28 August 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 28 August 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 20 £338 +8.00% 6
Hertfordshire +3 15 £355 +1.42% 13
Essex -4 8 £200 -35.48% 3
Suffolk +4 5 £400 -6.43%
Bedfordshire +12 4 £375 -14.28% 3
Norfolk -7 2 £376 +34.10% 1
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (78.89%) C#
3 61 (67.78%) SQL Server
4 49 (54.44%) MVC
5 38 (42.22%) XML
6 37 (41.11%) Entity Framework
7 36 (40.00%) Windows
8 35 (38.89%) JavaScript
9 33 (36.67%) ASP.NET
10 29 (32.22%) SQL
11 28 (31.11%) jQuery
12 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (25.56%) HTML
13 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
14 21 (23.33%) WCF
14 21 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (22.22%) WPF
15 20 (22.22%) Visual Studio
16 19 (21.11%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (18.89%) VB
18 16 (17.78%) SOAP
18 16 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
19 15 (16.67%) ADO
19 15 (16.67%) Scrum
19 15 (16.67%) Finance
20 14 (15.56%) Client/Server
20 14 (15.56%) LINQ
20 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
21 13 (14.44%) SDLC
21 13 (14.44%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (12.22%) IIS
2 8 (8.89%) Documentum
3 5 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.11%) Node.js
5 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Project
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) SMPP
2 1 (1.11%) NAS
2 1 (1.11%) GSM
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (67.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.22%) DB2
6 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 16 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (11.11%) Subversion
4 7 (7.78%) NUnit
4 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.22%) Maven
6 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.22%) MSTest
6 2 (2.22%) Moq
6 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.11%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.11%) ANTLR
7 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.11%) Selenium
7 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.11%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Banking
3 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (62.22%) Developer
2 37 (41.11%) .NET Developer
3 22 (24.44%) Architect
4 13 (14.44%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (8.89%) WPF Developer
6 7 (7.78%) AWS Architect
7 6 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) IT Architect
9 4 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.22%) Integration Architect
11 2 (2.22%) Analyst
11 2 (2.22%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (42.22%) XML
3 37 (41.11%) Entity Framework
4 33 (36.67%) ASP.NET
5 28 (31.11%) jQuery
6 23 (25.56%) HTML
7 21 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (23.33%) WCF
8 20 (22.22%) WPF
9 16 (17.78%) SOAP
10 15 (16.67%) ADO
11 14 (15.56%) LINQ
11 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (14.44%) CSS
13 12 (13.33%) ADO.NET
14 11 (12.22%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (11.11%) Web Services
16 8 (8.89%) HTML5
17 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 7 (7.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Client/Server
2 11 (12.22%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.44%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) RIA
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) UNIX
3 1 (1.11%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) MVC
2 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.67%) Scrum
4 13 (14.44%) MVVM
4 13 (14.44%) SDLC
5 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.00%) Process Management
6 9 (10.00%) Content Management
6 9 (10.00%) Document Management
6 9 (10.00%) UML
7 8 (8.89%) SOA
7 8 (8.89%) TDD
7 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.78%) Test Scripting
8 7 (7.78%) Time Management
8 7 (7.78%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (7.78%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (7.78%) Process Improvement
9 6 (6.67%) OO
9 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 71 (78.89%) C#
2 35 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.22%) SQL
4 17 (18.89%) VB
5 7 (7.78%) Delphi
5 7 (7.78%) Pascal
6 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.22%) Java
7 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.11%) XAML
8 1 (1.11%) VB6
8 1 (1.11%) Ruby
8 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.11%) VBA
8 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) MCP
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.11%) MCTS
3 1 (1.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 3 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) GxP
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.00%) Kofax
3 8 (8.89%) EMC
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) Coverity
5 2 (2.22%) MKS
5 2 (2.22%) OpenText
6 1 (1.11%) Google
6 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.11%) NetApp
6 1 (1.11%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.11%) Varonis
6 1 (1.11%) IBM
Watford, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £405 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Poupart Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago