The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 24 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 160 264 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.31% 8.50% 13.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.85% 31.96% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 162 256
Median daily rate £368 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.94 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.00% -40.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £20.94 £27.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.77 £20.94 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +17.14%
.NET
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
671 826 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.45% 26.59% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 535 549
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 26
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £42.00 £40.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

.NET
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 across the East of England region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

.NET
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 across the East of England region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

.NET
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Cambridgeshire -4 66 £350 -2.09% 70
Hertfordshire -6 33 £425 +25.92% 28
Essex -1 26 £350 -12.50% 15
Suffolk -6 15 £450 +14.64% 12
Bedfordshire -4 11 £450 +20.00% 16
Norfolk -14 9 £325 -7.14% 7
.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 243 (66.94%) C#
2 159 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (37.47%) ASP.NET
4 121 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 110 (30.30%) JavaScript
6 108 (29.75%) .NET Framework
7 105 (28.93%) SQL
8 98 (27.00%) Microsoft
9 96 (26.45%) MVC
10 87 (23.97%) HTML
11 76 (20.94%) CSS
12 57 (15.70%) jQuery
13 54 (14.88%) Windows
14 53 (14.60%) TDD
15 52 (14.33%) SOAP
15 52 (14.33%) Software Engineering
15 52 (14.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (13.77%) WCF
17 49 (13.50%) Web Development
18 48 (13.22%) AngularJS
19 47 (12.95%) Visual Studio
19 47 (12.95%) Finance
20 45 (12.40%) SOA
21 41 (11.29%) Java
22 40 (11.02%) Scrum
23 37 (10.19%) Web Services
23 37 (10.19%) E-Commerce
23 37 (10.19%) WPF
24 36 (9.92%) Entity Framework
24 36 (9.92%) MS Excel

.NET
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 34 (9.37%) SharePoint
2 28 (7.71%) IIS
3 23 (6.34%) CMS
4 19 (5.23%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (3.86%) JBoss
6 8 (2.20%) Confluence
6 8 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.65%) NServiceBus
7 6 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.65%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.38%) Apache
8 5 (1.38%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.10%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.10%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.83%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.83%) SAS
10 3 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.38%) Windchill
3 4 (1.10%) MS Project
3 4 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.83%) MS Office
5 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.65%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (0.83%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.55%) Summit
6 1 (0.28%) AWD
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.28%) Magento
6 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.83%) GitHub
3 3 (0.83%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.55%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.48%) Internet
2 8 (2.20%) HTTP
2 8 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.93%) Network Security
4 4 (1.10%) Firewall
4 4 (1.10%) Intranet
4 4 (1.10%) LDAP
5 3 (0.83%) SMS
6 2 (0.55%) DNS
7 1 (0.28%) DHCP
7 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.28%) Extranet
7 1 (0.28%) FTP
7 1 (0.28%) IPsec
7 1 (0.28%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) Skype
7 1 (0.28%) SSL
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.48%) MySQL
6 9 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.20%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.93%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.65%) Big Data
10 4 (1.10%) DB2
11 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.83%) Redis
11 3 (0.83%) Riak
12 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 47 (12.95%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (6.06%) Selenium
4 18 (4.96%) Subversion
5 15 (4.13%) NUnit
6 14 (3.86%) Git (software)
7 12 (3.31%) SpecFlow
8 10 (2.75%) Jasmine
8 10 (2.75%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.48%) JIRA
10 8 (2.20%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.20%) Mocha
10 8 (2.20%) QUnit
11 6 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.38%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.10%) MSTest
13 4 (1.10%) TortoiseSVN
13 4 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.83%) Moq
14 3 (0.83%) WATIR
General
1 47 (12.95%) Finance
2 27 (7.44%) Retail
3 10 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.93%) Legal
4 7 (1.93%) Marketing
4 7 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.65%) Automotive
5 6 (1.65%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.38%) Advertising
7 4 (1.10%) Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Electronics
8 2 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 242 (66.67%) Developer
2 148 (40.77%) .NET Developer
3 77 (21.21%) C# Developer
4 69 (19.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (9.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (8.54%) Architect
7 29 (7.99%) Senior Developer
8 28 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 25 (6.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (5.51%) Web Developer
11 18 (4.96%) Software Engineer
11 18 (4.96%) SQL Developer
12 16 (4.41%) Analyst
13 15 (4.13%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (4.13%) WPF Developer
14 14 (3.86%) Agile Developer
14 14 (3.86%) Applications Support
14 14 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
15 13 (3.58%) Consultant
15 13 (3.58%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (37.47%) ASP.NET
2 108 (29.75%) .NET Framework
3 87 (23.97%) HTML
4 76 (20.94%) CSS
5 57 (15.70%) jQuery
6 52 (14.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (14.33%) SOAP
7 50 (13.77%) WCF
8 48 (13.22%) AngularJS
9 37 (10.19%) Web Services
9 37 (10.19%) WPF
10 36 (9.92%) Entity Framework
10 36 (9.92%) XML
11 35 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 35 (9.64%) HTML5
11 35 (9.64%) REST
12 29 (7.99%) CSS3
13 21 (5.79%) LINQ
14 17 (4.68%) Ajax
15 15 (4.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.31%) User Experience
3 11 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (3.03%) iPad
4 8 (2.20%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.93%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.65%) Social Media
7 5 (1.38%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.38%) RIA
8 4 (1.10%) DataPower
8 4 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.55%) Clustering
10 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.55%) Robotics
10 2 (0.55%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 54 (14.88%) Windows
2 16 (4.41%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.58%) Linux
4 11 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.83%) Android
7 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (26.45%) MVC
3 53 (14.60%) TDD
4 52 (14.33%) Software Engineering
5 49 (13.50%) Web Development
6 45 (12.40%) SOA
7 40 (11.02%) Scrum
8 37 (10.19%) E-Commerce
9 32 (8.82%) CRM
10 31 (8.54%) Unit Testing
11 28 (7.71%) OO
12 22 (6.06%) Reverse Engineering
13 21 (5.79%) Microservices
14 19 (5.23%) Front End Development
15 18 (4.96%) BDD
15 18 (4.96%) ERP
16 16 (4.41%) Change Control
16 16 (4.41%) Migration
17 14 (3.86%) User Stories
18 12 (3.31%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 243 (66.94%) C#
2 110 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 105 (28.93%) SQL
4 41 (11.29%) Java
5 29 (7.99%) T-SQL
6 22 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 14 (3.86%) C++
8 13 (3.58%) PHP
9 10 (2.75%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.75%) XAML
10 8 (2.20%) Ruby
11 6 (1.65%) C
12 4 (1.10%) X++
13 3 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.83%) Python
14 2 (0.55%) Perl
14 2 (0.55%) VB
14 2 (0.55%) VB6
15 1 (0.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (5.23%) Degree
2 5 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.10%) PhD
4 3 (0.83%) ISEB
4 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.28%) MCP
6 1 (0.28%) MCSE
6 1 (0.28%) OCP
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.48%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) SLA
3 3 (0.83%) WCAG
4 2 (0.55%) SDET
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Docker
3 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) Opsview
2 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 98 (27.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.89%) Oracle
3 17 (4.68%) Red Hat
4 12 (3.31%) Sitecore
5 11 (3.03%) JD Edwards
6 10 (2.75%) Adobe
6 10 (2.75%) VMware
7 8 (2.20%) IBM
8 6 (1.65%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.65%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.10%) webMethods
10 3 (0.83%) ESRI
10 3 (0.83%) Nintex
10 3 (0.83%) Software AG
10 3 (0.83%) Splunk
11 2 (0.55%) Apigee
11 2 (0.55%) Blue Prism
11 2 (0.55%) hybris
11 2 (0.55%) Kofax
11 2 (0.55%) Mashery
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
King's Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council
Rate: From £25,302 to £30,237 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk
Rate: Salary between £25302 and £30237 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago