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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 79 71 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 44 54 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.88% 2.15% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.18% 7.45% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 34
Average daily rate £318 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
.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
613 725 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.15% 28.86% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 426 383
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 45
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Essex +4 15 £230 -38.66% 8
Cambridgeshire -9 13 £315 -16.00% 11
Hertfordshire +1 8 £360 +2.71% 6
Norfolk -7 4 £350 +20.68%
Suffolk - 3 £319 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 6
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (90.24%) C#
3 48 (58.54%) SQL Server
4 45 (54.88%) ASP.NET
5 44 (53.66%) MVC
6 38 (46.34%) Entity Framework
7 36 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (40.24%) JavaScript
8 33 (40.24%) SQL
9 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
10 27 (32.93%) Web Services
11 25 (30.49%) jQuery
12 23 (28.05%) WCF
12 23 (28.05%) HTML
13 22 (26.83%) TDD
14 19 (23.17%) Software Engineering
14 19 (23.17%) SOAP
15 17 (20.73%) CSS
15 17 (20.73%) XML
16 16 (19.51%) Visual Studio
16 16 (19.51%) WPF
16 16 (19.51%) RESTful
17 15 (18.29%) LINQ
17 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
17 15 (18.29%) Ajax
18 13 (15.85%) Finance
18 13 (15.85%) IIS
19 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
19 12 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (15.85%) IIS
2 8 (9.76%) CMS
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.44%) Confluence
5 2 (2.44%) Mule
6 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.22%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) GitHub
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) DB2
7 1 (1.22%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Visual Studio
2 12 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.88%) Selenium
3 4 (4.88%) Subversion
4 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.66%) NUnit
5 2 (2.44%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.44%) FxCop
5 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.44%) JIRA
5 2 (2.44%) Moq
5 2 (2.44%) MSTest
5 2 (2.44%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.44%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.22%) MorphX
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (69.51%) Developer
2 43 (52.44%) .NET Developer
3 36 (43.90%) C# Developer
4 32 (39.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (18.29%) SQL Developer
7 14 (17.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (15.85%) Software Engineer
9 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (6.10%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Architect
10 5 (6.10%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.88%) .NET Applications Developer
11 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
11 4 (4.88%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.88%) C# WPF Developer
11 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
11 4 (4.88%) WPF Developer
12 3 (3.66%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (54.88%) ASP.NET
3 38 (46.34%) Entity Framework
4 36 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (32.93%) Web Services
6 25 (30.49%) jQuery
7 23 (28.05%) HTML
7 23 (28.05%) WCF
8 19 (23.17%) SOAP
9 17 (20.73%) CSS
9 17 (20.73%) XML
10 16 (19.51%) RESTful
10 16 (19.51%) WPF
11 15 (18.29%) Ajax
11 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
11 15 (18.29%) LINQ
12 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (13.41%) WinForms
14 9 (10.98%) XHTML
15 8 (9.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.10%) SCADA
2 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.88%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.88%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.44%) iPad
3 2 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.22%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.22%) RIA
4 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Windows
2 6 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.66%) MVC
2 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.83%) TDD
4 19 (23.17%) Software Engineering
5 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.20%) OO
7 9 (10.98%) Change Control
8 8 (9.76%) Integration Testing
8 8 (9.76%) Scrum
8 8 (9.76%) SDLC
8 8 (9.76%) Web Development
9 7 (8.54%) Content Management
10 6 (7.32%) MVVM
11 5 (6.10%) CRM
11 5 (6.10%) Release Management
12 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
12 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.88%) ITIL
12 4 (4.88%) OOD
12 4 (4.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 74 (90.24%) C#
2 33 (40.24%) JavaScript
2 33 (40.24%) SQL
3 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.66%) VBScript
6 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) C-shell
7 1 (1.22%) VB6
7 1 (1.22%) X++
7 1 (1.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) MCP
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) HP
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.44%) Coverity
4 2 (2.44%) WSO2
5 1 (1.22%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.22%) Kofax
5 1 (1.22%) Nintex
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
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