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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 398 344 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.80% 14.21% 10.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.12% 47.38% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 213 176
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £9.23 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.08%
.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
945 726 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.40% 29.99% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 393 465
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 64
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.66 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.74 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 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 0 128 £319 -25.00% 62
Suffolk -2 60 £388 -0.64% 31
Hertfordshire -3 59 £363 -10.76% 48
Essex -2 52 £325 +9.24% 34
Bedfordshire -8 48 £400 +8.10% 36
Norfolk -1 45 £288 +43.75% 15
East Anglia -6 1 £238 -42.42% 2
.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing .NET 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.

1 532 (68.82%) C#
2 399 (51.62%) ASP.NET
3 373 (48.25%) SQL Server
4 277 (35.83%) SQL
5 266 (34.41%) MVC
6 236 (30.53%) Microsoft
7 220 (28.46%) HTML
8 212 (27.43%) JavaScript
9 177 (22.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 166 (21.47%) .NET Framework
11 164 (21.22%) CSS
12 155 (20.05%) WCF
12 155 (20.05%) jQuery
13 153 (19.79%) Visual Studio
14 151 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
15 147 (19.02%) Windows
16 127 (16.43%) TDD
17 119 (15.39%) Team Foundation Server
18 114 (14.75%) Web Services
19 106 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
20 95 (12.29%) XML
21 92 (11.90%) Oracle
22 91 (11.77%) E-Commerce
22 91 (11.77%) Git (software)
23 89 (11.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 81 (10.48%) Finance
25 80 (10.35%) TeamCity
26 79 (10.22%) SharePoint
27 73 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
28 72 (9.31%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 79 (10.22%) SharePoint
2 58 (7.50%) IIS
3 28 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (2.98%) CMS
5 19 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (2.20%) WebSphere
7 14 (1.81%) Confluence
8 12 (1.55%) Umbraco
9 10 (1.29%) MS Exchange
10 8 (1.03%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 7 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (0.91%) Node.js
12 5 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.52%) Drupal
13 4 (0.52%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.52%) Apache
13 4 (0.52%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.39%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 53 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.16%) InfoPath
3 7 (0.91%) MS Office
4 5 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.26%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 50 (6.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.39%) Magento
3 3 (0.39%) Tridion
3 3 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.26%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.26%) assyst
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.39%) CloudFront
3 3 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.68%) Internet
2 12 (1.55%) DHCP
2 12 (1.55%) FTP
2 12 (1.55%) HTTP
3 11 (1.42%) Firewall
4 10 (1.29%) NAS
5 9 (1.16%) Wireless
5 9 (1.16%) Broadband
6 8 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.03%) Telnet
7 7 (0.91%) Intranet
8 5 (0.65%) DNS
9 2 (0.26%) SAN
9 2 (0.26%) LDAP
10 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (48.25%) SQL Server
2 106 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (11.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (4.66%) SSDT
6 22 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (2.33%) MySQL
9 16 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.42%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.16%) Big Data
13 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.03%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.65%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.52%) DTS
17 3 (0.39%) MS Access
17 3 (0.39%) MongoDB
17 3 (0.39%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 153 (19.79%) Visual Studio
2 119 (15.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 91 (11.77%) Git (software)
4 80 (10.35%) TeamCity
5 46 (5.95%) Artifactory
6 42 (5.43%) MSBuild
7 40 (5.17%) NuGet
8 39 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
9 37 (4.79%) JIRA
10 34 (4.40%) Maven
10 34 (4.40%) Gradle
11 25 (3.23%) NUnit
12 23 (2.98%) Subversion
13 20 (2.59%) Selenium
14 14 (1.81%) MSTest
14 14 (1.81%) Moq
15 11 (1.42%) SpecFlow
16 10 (1.29%) JUnit
17 8 (1.03%) CruiseControl
17 8 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 81 (10.48%) Finance
2 12 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 11 (1.42%) Manufacturing
3 11 (1.42%) Banking
3 11 (1.42%) Retail
4 10 (1.29%) Marketing
5 9 (1.16%) Back Office
6 6 (0.78%) Advertising
6 6 (0.78%) Legal
7 4 (0.52%) Games
8 3 (0.39%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.13%) Law
10 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.13%) German Language
10 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 512 (66.24%) Developer
2 277 (35.83%) .NET Developer
3 170 (21.99%) C# Developer
4 150 (19.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 110 (14.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 87 (11.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 56 (7.24%) Architect
8 54 (6.99%) Web Developer
9 49 (6.34%) Senior Developer
10 40 (5.17%) Release Engineer
11 39 (5.05%) Build and Release Engineer
12 37 (4.79%) Build Engineer
12 37 (4.79%) CRM Developer
13 35 (4.53%) Senior .NET Developer
14 34 (4.40%) Analyst
15 30 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 27 (3.49%) Software Developer
17 25 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
17 25 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
18 24 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (51.62%) ASP.NET
2 220 (28.46%) HTML
3 177 (22.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 166 (21.47%) .NET Framework
5 164 (21.22%) CSS
6 155 (20.05%) jQuery
6 155 (20.05%) WCF
7 114 (14.75%) Web Services
8 95 (12.29%) XML
9 72 (9.31%) HTML5
10 51 (6.60%) WPF
11 48 (6.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 47 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 44 (5.69%) Ajax
14 43 (5.56%) CSS3
15 42 (5.43%) LINQ
16 40 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 35 (4.53%) Silverlight
18 34 (4.40%) SOAP
19 30 (3.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (1.55%) N-Tier
2 11 (1.42%) Computer Science
3 10 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (1.16%) Firmware
5 7 (0.91%) NHS
5 7 (0.91%) Data Integration
5 7 (0.91%) Visualisation
6 6 (0.78%) Open Source
6 6 (0.78%) Informatics
6 6 (0.78%) Kindle
6 6 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.65%) RIA
7 5 (0.65%) CMDB
7 5 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.52%) Blog
9 3 (0.39%) Wiki
9 3 (0.39%) STB
9 3 (0.39%) GIS
9 3 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 147 (19.02%) Windows
2 45 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (3.36%) Linux
4 24 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.85%) UNIX
6 12 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.52%) Android
8 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.26%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (34.41%) MVC
2 151 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (16.43%) TDD
4 91 (11.77%) E-Commerce
5 73 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (9.18%) Scrum
7 65 (8.41%) CRM
7 65 (8.41%) Configuration Management
8 51 (6.60%) Automated Testing
9 50 (6.47%) Unit Testing
10 48 (6.21%) OO
11 41 (5.30%) Web Development
11 41 (5.30%) Release Management
12 37 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
13 36 (4.66%) Workflow
14 35 (4.53%) Migration
15 34 (4.40%) MVVM
16 33 (4.27%) Automation Testing
17 32 (4.14%) Software Engineering
17 32 (4.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 532 (68.82%) C#
2 277 (35.83%) SQL
3 212 (27.43%) JavaScript
4 68 (8.80%) Java
5 56 (7.24%) VB.NET
6 53 (6.86%) T-SQL
7 52 (6.73%) VB
8 49 (6.34%) PowerShell
9 30 (3.88%) PHP
10 21 (2.72%) Perl
11 17 (2.20%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.20%) Ruby
12 16 (2.07%) VB6
12 16 (2.07%) C++
13 15 (1.94%) XAML
14 14 (1.81%) Python
15 10 (1.29%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.91%) VBA
16 7 (0.91%) VBScript
16 7 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (4.40%) Degree
2 23 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.81%) MCITP
6 3 (0.39%) MCSE
7 2 (0.26%) MCP
7 2 (0.26%) HNC
7 2 (0.26%) HND
7 2 (0.26%) APMP
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.13%) MCPD
8 1 (0.13%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.13%) CCNA
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) CISSP
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.13%) CISM
8 1 (0.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.73%) QA
2 8 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.39%) HL7
3 3 (0.39%) WCAG
4 2 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.78%) Puppet
3 4 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.52%) SCCM
3 4 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.39%) SCOM
5 2 (0.26%) Opsview
6 1 (0.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 236 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 92 (11.90%) Oracle
3 34 (4.40%) Red Gate
4 14 (1.81%) IBM
5 13 (1.68%) SAP
6 9 (1.16%) HP
7 8 (1.03%) Splunk
7 8 (1.03%) DevExpress
8 7 (0.91%) Citrix
9 6 (0.78%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.78%) webMethods
10 5 (0.65%) AccuRev
10 5 (0.65%) Cisco
11 4 (0.52%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.52%) JBoss
11 4 (0.52%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.39%) VMware
12 3 (0.39%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.39%) Cognos
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Suffolk
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Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: market rate value
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
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Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - 440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £275 - 300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
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Rate: £300 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
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Bedfordshire
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Luton, Bedfordshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Bedfordshire
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Rate: £300 - 350 per day
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Rate: From £350 to £365 per day
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Essex
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Rate: £200 per day
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