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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / East of England
Rank 11 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 200 203 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.21% 8.77% 12.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.15% 31.04% 43.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 151 213
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.13 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.89% +115.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
686 654 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.60% 28.24% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 422 465
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £553 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.06 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.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 23 January 2017.

.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 23 January 2017.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +17 83 £400 +14.28% 45
Suffolk +7 35 £325 - 18
Essex -28 23 £350 -6.66% 17
Hertfordshire -17 22 £319 -16.39% 57
Bedfordshire -7 21 £375 -2.91% 12
Norfolk +6 15 £400 +45.45% 17
.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 224 (61.71%) C#
2 144 (39.67%) SQL Server
3 137 (37.74%) ASP.NET
4 124 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (33.88%) JavaScript
6 103 (28.37%) SQL
6 103 (28.37%) MVC
7 99 (27.27%) HTML
8 85 (23.42%) TDD
9 76 (20.94%) .NET Framework
10 74 (20.39%) Web Services
11 63 (17.36%) Java
11 63 (17.36%) Microsoft
12 61 (16.80%) CSS
13 60 (16.53%) jQuery
14 53 (14.60%) OO
15 52 (14.33%) E-Commerce
15 52 (14.33%) Finance
15 52 (14.33%) AngularJS
16 49 (13.50%) Entity Framework
16 49 (13.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 46 (12.67%) SOA
17 46 (12.67%) Adobe
18 45 (12.40%) XML
19 44 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
20 42 (11.57%) Windows
21 41 (11.29%) J2EE
22 40 (11.02%) Scrum
23 38 (10.47%) WCF
24 35 (9.64%) WPF

.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 28 (7.71%) IIS
1 28 (7.71%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (2.48%) WordPress
4 8 (2.20%) CMS
4 8 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.10%) Apache
6 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.10%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.83%) nginx
7 3 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.55%) Jetty
8 2 (0.55%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.65%) MS Project
3 4 (1.10%) MS Office
3 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (3.86%) Adobe Campaign
2 12 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.38%) Shopify
4 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.28%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.28%) Summit
6 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.28%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.20%) Office 365
4 7 (1.93%) SaaS
5 5 (1.38%) GitHub
5 5 (1.38%) PaaS
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle CX
7 3 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.55%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.28%) IaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Route 53
9 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.13%) SMS
2 9 (2.48%) HTTP
3 8 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.83%) Internet
4 3 (0.83%) SSL
5 2 (0.55%) DHCP
5 2 (0.55%) DNS
5 2 (0.55%) FTP
5 2 (0.55%) Intranet
5 2 (0.55%) IPsec
5 2 (0.55%) Network Security
5 2 (0.55%) SAN
6 1 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (39.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.96%) Big Data
4 13 (3.58%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.93%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.93%) MySQL
10 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.55%) DTS
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (7.99%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (3.86%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.31%) JIRA
5 9 (2.48%) Selenium
6 8 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (2.20%) Moq
7 7 (1.93%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.65%) Subversion
9 5 (1.38%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.38%) FxCop
9 5 (1.38%) NUnit
9 5 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.38%) ReSharper
9 5 (1.38%) StyleCop
10 4 (1.10%) Android Studio
10 4 (1.10%) JMeter
10 4 (1.10%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.83%) Bower
General
1 52 (14.33%) Finance
2 27 (7.44%) Marketing
3 18 (4.96%) Legal
4 17 (4.68%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.13%) Retail
6 9 (2.48%) Banking
7 7 (1.93%) Advertising
7 7 (1.93%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.83%) Electronics
9 2 (0.55%) Automotive
9 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 237 (65.29%) Developer
2 140 (38.57%) .NET Developer
3 98 (27.00%) C# Developer
4 74 (20.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (15.98%) Architect
6 41 (11.29%) Solutions Architect
7 34 (9.37%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 22 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 22 (6.06%) XML Developer
10 21 (5.79%) XML XSLT Developer
11 20 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (4.96%) Digital Architect
12 18 (4.96%) Digital Marketing Architect
13 15 (4.13%) Senior Developer
14 14 (3.86%) Consultant
15 13 (3.58%) SQL Developer
15 13 (3.58%) Web Developer
15 13 (3.58%) WPF Developer
16 11 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (37.74%) ASP.NET
2 99 (27.27%) HTML
3 76 (20.94%) .NET Framework
4 74 (20.39%) Web Services
5 61 (16.80%) CSS
6 60 (16.53%) jQuery
7 52 (14.33%) AngularJS
8 49 (13.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 49 (13.50%) Entity Framework
9 45 (12.40%) XML
10 44 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (11.29%) J2EE
12 38 (10.47%) WCF
13 35 (9.64%) WPF
14 31 (8.54%) XSLT
15 29 (7.99%) REST
16 27 (7.44%) HTML5
17 22 (6.06%) LINQ
18 21 (5.79%) Hibernate
18 21 (5.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.96%) Social Media
3 16 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.13%) Virtual Team
5 9 (2.48%) Linked Data
6 5 (1.38%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.10%) Contactless
7 4 (1.10%) EMV
8 3 (0.83%) Clustering
8 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.55%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.55%) FMCG
9 2 (0.55%) Informatics
9 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.55%) NHS
9 2 (0.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.57%) Windows
2 24 (6.61%) Linux
3 7 (1.93%) Android
3 7 (1.93%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.83%) Unix
5 3 (0.83%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.55%) MVS
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (28.37%) MVC
3 85 (23.42%) TDD
4 53 (14.60%) OO
5 52 (14.33%) E-Commerce
6 46 (12.67%) SOA
7 40 (11.02%) Scrum
8 35 (9.64%) Web Development
9 33 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 30 (8.26%) Enterprise Architecture
11 27 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (6.61%) Open Source
13 22 (6.06%) Presales
14 21 (5.79%) Digital Marketing
14 21 (5.79%) Unit Testing
15 20 (5.51%) CRM
15 20 (5.51%) MVVM
16 19 (5.23%) Software Engineering
17 18 (4.96%) Zachman Framework
18 17 (4.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 224 (61.71%) C#
2 123 (33.88%) JavaScript
3 103 (28.37%) SQL
4 63 (17.36%) Java
5 22 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 17 (4.68%) PHP
7 16 (4.41%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.86%) Python
9 10 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.48%) Delphi
10 9 (2.48%) VB
11 8 (2.20%) C++
11 8 (2.20%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.65%) VBScript
12 6 (1.65%) XAML
13 5 (1.38%) C
14 3 (0.83%) Tcl
15 2 (0.55%) Perl
15 2 (0.55%) VBA
16 1 (0.28%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (5.23%) Degree
2 5 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.55%) MCSE
5 2 (0.55%) OCP
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.55%) PhD
5 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.65%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.55%) SDET
3 2 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.55%) Xen
5 1 (0.28%) Docker
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.67%) Adobe
3 26 (7.16%) Oracle
4 9 (2.48%) Borland
4 9 (2.48%) Embarcadero
4 9 (2.48%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.38%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.38%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.10%) SAP
7 3 (0.83%) Google
7 3 (0.83%) HP
7 3 (0.83%) Mapbox
7 3 (0.83%) VMware
8 2 (0.55%) Ektron
8 2 (0.55%) EMC
8 2 (0.55%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.55%) Nintex
8 2 (0.55%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.55%) Siemens
9 1 (0.28%) CODA
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