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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 241 352 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.77% 12.32% 12.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.52% 44.90% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 207 174
Average daily rate
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£370 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £262 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 10
Average hourly rate - £26.97 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
.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
719 784 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.16% 27.43% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 473 347
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 37
Average hourly rate £40.60 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.72% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.50 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

.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 2 June 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -7 95 £313 -10.96% 50
Suffolk +3 42 £525 +31.25% 13
Hertfordshire -14 36 £325 -13.33% 63
Essex -15 36 £333 -4.93% 32
Bedfordshire -1 24 £388 +3.33% 30
Norfolk -14 8 £410 +36.66% 11
East Anglia +12 2 £345 -
.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 336 (62.22%) C#
2 207 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (37.22%) SQL Server
4 163 (30.19%) ASP.NET
5 136 (25.19%) Microsoft
6 125 (23.15%) JavaScript
7 116 (21.48%) SQL
7 116 (21.48%) E-Commerce
8 114 (21.11%) MVC
9 109 (20.19%) HTML
10 86 (15.93%) jQuery
11 85 (15.74%) .NET Framework
11 85 (15.74%) XML
12 84 (15.56%) Oracle
12 84 (15.56%) Visual Studio
13 83 (15.37%) Windows
14 81 (15.00%) CSS
15 67 (12.41%) TDD
16 61 (11.30%) Web Services
17 56 (10.37%) Java
18 54 (10.00%) SOA
19 53 (9.81%) WCF
20 50 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
21 47 (8.70%) Finance
22 45 (8.33%) Oracle Database
23 43 (7.96%) KnockoutJS
23 43 (7.96%) SharePoint
23 43 (7.96%) Manual Testing
24 42 (7.78%) Scrum
25 38 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 43 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.74%) IIS
3 25 (4.63%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (4.63%) CMS
4 15 (2.78%) Documentum
5 12 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.74%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.56%) ArchestrA
10 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.56%) Confluence
11 2 (0.37%) WordPress
11 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.93%) Tridion
3 5 (0.93%) Maximo
4 2 (0.37%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.11%) PaaS
5 4 (0.74%) Office 365
6 2 (0.37%) SaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.96%) Internet
2 13 (2.41%) LDAP
3 12 (2.22%) Telnet
4 11 (2.04%) Firewall
5 10 (1.85%) SSH
6 8 (1.48%) Intranet
7 7 (1.30%) PuTTY
8 6 (1.11%) FTP
8 6 (1.11%) DNS
9 5 (0.93%) DHCP
10 4 (0.74%) SAN
11 3 (0.56%) HTTP
11 3 (0.56%) NAS
12 2 (0.37%) Network Security
12 2 (0.37%) Wireless
12 2 (0.37%) Broadband
12 2 (0.37%) LAN
12 2 (0.37%) WAN
12 2 (0.37%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (37.22%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 27 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (3.15%) NoSQL
7 16 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.22%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.85%) MySQL
11 10 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.30%) RavenDB
13 7 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.30%) DB2
13 7 (1.30%) WebFOCUS
14 6 (1.11%) DTS
15 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 84 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 30 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 28 (5.19%) Selenium
4 27 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 19 (3.52%) JIRA
6 19 (3.52%) Git (software)
7 18 (3.33%) Jasmine
8 16 (2.96%) WebDriver
8 16 (2.96%) Subversion
9 11 (2.04%) NUnit
10 7 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.30%) Toad
11 6 (1.11%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.11%) ReSharper
11 6 (1.11%) JUnit
12 5 (0.93%) Grunt
12 5 (0.93%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.93%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.93%) AccuRev
General
1 47 (8.70%) Finance
2 34 (6.30%) Retail
3 13 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.30%) Marketing
5 7 (1.30%) Banking
6 6 (1.11%) Advertising
7 3 (0.56%) Automotive
7 3 (0.56%) Electronics
8 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) Law
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 266 (49.26%) Developer
2 156 (28.89%) .NET Developer
3 103 (19.07%) C# Developer
4 92 (17.04%) Architect
5 88 (16.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 76 (14.07%) Analyst
7 56 (10.37%) Solutions Architect
8 46 (8.52%) Test Analyst
9 32 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (3.89%) Agile .NET Developer
12 20 (3.70%) Web Developer
13 19 (3.52%) Senior Developer
14 18 (3.33%) Project Manager
15 17 (3.15%) Agile C# Developer
16 16 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
17 15 (2.78%) Senior Test Analyst
18 13 (2.41%) Technical Architect
18 13 (2.41%) Test Leader
19 12 (2.22%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (30.19%) ASP.NET
2 109 (20.19%) HTML
3 86 (15.93%) jQuery
4 85 (15.74%) .NET Framework
4 85 (15.74%) XML
5 81 (15.00%) CSS
6 61 (11.30%) Web Services
7 53 (9.81%) WCF
8 50 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (7.96%) KnockoutJS
10 35 (6.48%) HTML5
11 32 (5.93%) AngularJS
12 27 (5.00%) XSLT
13 26 (4.81%) SOAP
14 25 (4.63%) CSS3
15 24 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 24 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 23 (4.26%) Middleware
17 19 (3.52%) J2EE
18 18 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.78%) N-Tier
3 13 (2.41%) Mobile App
3 13 (2.41%) Client/Server
4 8 (1.48%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.30%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.11%) Kindle
7 5 (0.93%) PDA
7 5 (0.93%) PKI
8 4 (0.74%) CMDB
8 4 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.74%) NHS
8 4 (0.74%) User Experience
9 3 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.56%) PMI
9 3 (0.56%) Clustering
10 2 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.37%) RIA
10 2 (0.37%) Replication
10 2 (0.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 83 (15.37%) Windows
2 17 (3.15%) Linux
3 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.11%) UNIX
6 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.56%) Android
8 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (21.48%) E-Commerce
3 114 (21.11%) MVC
4 67 (12.41%) TDD
5 54 (10.00%) SOA
6 43 (7.96%) Manual Testing
7 42 (7.78%) Scrum
8 38 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 33 (6.11%) BDD
9 33 (6.11%) SDLC
10 26 (4.81%) UML
10 26 (4.81%) OO
11 22 (4.07%) TOGAF
12 21 (3.89%) Content Management
12 21 (3.89%) Software Engineering
13 20 (3.70%) Software Testing
13 20 (3.70%) Web Development
14 19 (3.52%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (3.33%) Migration
16 17 (3.15%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 336 (62.22%) C#
2 125 (23.15%) JavaScript
3 116 (21.48%) SQL
4 56 (10.37%) Java
5 37 (6.85%) VB.NET
6 31 (5.74%) VB
7 25 (4.63%) T-SQL
8 21 (3.89%) Ruby
9 17 (3.15%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.41%) PHP
11 8 (1.48%) Python
12 7 (1.30%) C++
12 7 (1.30%) VB6
13 5 (0.93%) VBScript
13 5 (0.93%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.74%) Perl
15 3 (0.56%) VBA
16 2 (0.37%) X++
16 2 (0.37%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 15 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (2.78%) Degree
2 8 (1.48%) MCPD
3 5 (0.93%) CISSP
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.56%) MCP
5 3 (0.56%) OCA
5 3 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.37%) MCSE
6 2 (0.37%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.19%) OCP
7 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.74%) QA
2 11 (2.04%) SLA
3 6 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) GxP
System Software
1 25 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.67%) Firmware
3 7 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.37%) vSphere
6 2 (0.37%) XenApp
6 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) Samba
7 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.30%) CA Single Sign-On
1 7 (1.30%) Tivoli
1 7 (1.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 6 (1.11%) Puppet
3 5 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (0.74%) SCCM
4 4 (0.74%) SCOM
4 4 (0.74%) Novell Identity Manager
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.19%) DatAdvantage
6 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 136 (25.19%) Microsoft
2 84 (15.56%) Oracle
3 16 (2.96%) Sitecore
4 12 (2.22%) Kofax
5 11 (2.04%) Citrix
5 11 (2.04%) EMC
6 7 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
6 7 (1.30%) SAP
6 7 (1.30%) IBM
7 6 (1.11%) Google
8 5 (0.93%) HP
8 5 (0.93%) OpenText
9 4 (0.74%) Wonderware
9 4 (0.74%) Remedy
9 4 (0.74%) VMware
9 4 (0.74%) CA
9 4 (0.74%) Novell
9 4 (0.74%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.74%) Sun
9 4 (0.74%) Akamai
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TorpedoTV Limited
Rate: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus expenses for business travel
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £520.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Cyber Team
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cyber Team
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day 3 Month Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Network ITR
Rate: 450 to 500 per day GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £275 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Thetford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £300 per day + Flex
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £390 per day
Posted: 27 days ago