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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 65 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 85 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.69% 1.26% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.89% 4.14% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 12
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£313 £369 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% +20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £316 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £42.94
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -4.51%
.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
956 724 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.21% 30.41% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 378 467
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.46% +14.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.23 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.26 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +25 33 £313 -16.66% 3
Norfolk +8 21 £280 -25.33% 2
Hertfordshire -8 14 £350 -6.66% 8
Essex -2 9 £310 -22.50% 4
Bedfordshire -16 6 £438 +2.94% 7
Suffolk -20 2 £428 +26.66%
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 168 (100.00%) .NET
2 107 (63.69%) C#
3 91 (54.17%) SQL
4 88 (52.38%) ASP.NET
5 77 (45.83%) MVC
6 75 (44.64%) Microsoft
6 75 (44.64%) Visual Studio
7 74 (44.05%) CSS
8 72 (42.86%) HTML
9 63 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 62 (36.90%) JavaScript
10 62 (36.90%) jQuery
11 59 (35.12%) Team Foundation Server
12 58 (34.52%) Windows
13 50 (29.76%) Git (software)
13 50 (29.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (27.38%) Web Services
14 46 (27.38%) Configuration Management
15 45 (26.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 41 (24.40%) TeamCity
17 40 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (22.62%) TDD
18 38 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
19 36 (21.43%) SSDT
19 36 (21.43%) Release Management
19 36 (21.43%) Automated Testing
20 34 (20.24%) WCF
20 34 (20.24%) Artifactory
21 33 (19.64%) Gradle
21 33 (19.64%) NuGet

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (10.12%) IIS
2 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.98%) CMS
2 5 (2.98%) Confluence
3 4 (2.38%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.79%) Node.js
5 2 (1.19%) Drupal
5 2 (1.19%) WordPress
5 2 (1.19%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.60%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.60%) Kentico
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.19%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) Internet
2 6 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) FTP
4 1 (0.60%) RFID
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 36 (21.43%) SSDT
3 24 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.79%) MySQL
7 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.19%) DTS
8 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.60%) DB2
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 75 (44.64%) Visual Studio
2 59 (35.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (29.76%) Git (software)
4 41 (24.40%) TeamCity
5 34 (20.24%) Artifactory
6 33 (19.64%) Gradle
6 33 (19.64%) NuGet
6 33 (19.64%) MSBuild
6 33 (19.64%) Octopus Deploy
6 33 (19.64%) Maven
7 17 (10.12%) JIRA
8 10 (5.95%) Moq
8 10 (5.95%) NUnit
9 8 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (3.57%) FxCop
10 6 (3.57%) StyleCop
10 6 (3.57%) MSTest
11 5 (2.98%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.98%) Log4Net
11 5 (2.98%) Subversion
General
1 13 (7.74%) Finance
2 4 (2.38%) Retail
3 2 (1.19%) Banking
3 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.60%) Games
4 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 113 (67.26%) Developer
2 67 (39.88%) .NET Developer
3 33 (19.64%) Build and Release Engineer
3 33 (19.64%) Release Engineer
3 33 (19.64%) Build Engineer
4 28 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 23 (13.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (4.76%) Configuration Engineer
8 7 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 7 (4.17%) Architect
9 6 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.57%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.98%) Software Configuration Engineer
10 5 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.98%) Programmer
10 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (2.38%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (100.00%) .NET
2 88 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 74 (44.05%) CSS
4 72 (42.86%) HTML
5 62 (36.90%) jQuery
6 50 (29.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (27.38%) Web Services
8 45 (26.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 34 (20.24%) WCF
10 27 (16.07%) LINQ
11 24 (14.29%) XML
11 24 (14.29%) HTML5
12 21 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 20 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 19 (11.31%) CSS3
14 19 (11.31%) Ajax
15 18 (10.71%) WPF
16 15 (8.93%) AngularJS
17 14 (8.33%) XHTML
17 14 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.57%) Kindle
2 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.98%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.79%) RIA
5 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.60%) PKI
5 1 (0.60%) CMDB
5 1 (0.60%) FMCG
5 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.52%) Windows
2 38 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.19%) Android
5 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (45.83%) MVC
2 46 (27.38%) Configuration Management
3 40 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (22.62%) TDD
5 36 (21.43%) Release Management
5 36 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 33 (19.64%) Automation Testing
7 31 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (15.48%) Unit Testing
9 25 (14.88%) OOP
9 25 (14.88%) Scrum
10 15 (8.93%) OO
11 13 (7.74%) E-Commerce
12 10 (5.95%) Web Development
12 10 (5.95%) Multithreading
12 10 (5.95%) BDD
13 9 (5.36%) Regression Testing
14 7 (4.17%) SOA
14 7 (4.17%) MVVM
14 7 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 107 (63.69%) C#
2 91 (54.17%) SQL
3 62 (36.90%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.07%) T-SQL
5 15 (8.93%) VB
6 13 (7.74%) VB.NET
7 9 (5.36%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.76%) VBScript
9 6 (3.57%) XAML
10 5 (2.98%) PHP
10 5 (2.98%) VB6
11 4 (2.38%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.38%) VBA
12 2 (1.19%) Python
12 2 (1.19%) ABAP
12 2 (1.19%) Perl
12 2 (1.19%) Java
13 1 (0.60%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
1 2 (1.19%) Degree
1 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (1.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.33%) QA
2 6 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 75 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 33 (19.64%) Red Gate
3 7 (4.17%) Oracle
4 3 (1.79%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.19%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.19%) Citrix
5 2 (1.19%) Cisco
5 2 (1.19%) VMware
5 2 (1.19%) SAP
6 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.60%) Zend
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