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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / East of England
Rank 13 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 191 192 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.00% 8.24% 12.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.47% 31.07% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 134 193
Median daily rate £366 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £53.20 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.24% +154.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%

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
607 618 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.59% 26.52% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 384 444
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 31
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.20 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

.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 21 February 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +11 80 £413 +17.85% 31
Hertfordshire 0 36 £338 -10.00% 40
Suffolk +12 26 £388 +19.23% 7
Essex -22 20 £350 - 22
Bedfordshire -7 19 £425 +14.86% 10
Norfolk +4 7 £325 +8.33% 6
East Anglia - 1 £178 -
.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 235 (60.88%) C#
2 147 (38.08%) ASP.NET
3 137 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (35.23%) SQL Server
5 133 (34.46%) JavaScript
6 106 (27.46%) SQL
6 106 (27.46%) MVC
7 95 (24.61%) HTML
8 92 (23.83%) TDD
9 81 (20.98%) .NET Framework
10 78 (20.21%) Web Services
11 73 (18.91%) Microsoft
12 71 (18.39%) Java
13 60 (15.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 60 (15.54%) CSS
14 59 (15.28%) E-Commerce
15 55 (14.25%) OO
15 55 (14.25%) AngularJS
16 54 (13.99%) jQuery
17 53 (13.73%) SOA
18 52 (13.47%) Entity Framework
19 50 (12.95%) Scrum
20 49 (12.69%) Finance
21 47 (12.18%) Adobe
22 44 (11.40%) J2EE
23 43 (11.14%) XML
23 43 (11.14%) WCF
24 39 (10.10%) Windows
25 38 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
25 38 (9.84%) REST

.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 30 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.44%) IIS
3 12 (3.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (2.59%) WordPress
5 9 (2.33%) CMS
5 9 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.81%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.55%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.78%) Apache
10 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.78%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.78%) nginx
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.52%) Jetty
11 2 (0.52%) Mongrel
12 1 (0.26%) Anypoint
12 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.30%) MS Project
4 4 (1.04%) MS Office
5 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 12 (3.11%) Adobe Campaign
2 9 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.30%) Shopify
4 3 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) Magento
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.26%) Summit
5 1 (0.26%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.85%) PaaS
4 10 (2.59%) Office 365
5 8 (2.07%) SaaS
6 7 (1.81%) IaaS
7 5 (1.30%) GitHub
8 4 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle CX
9 3 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.52%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.26%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.26%) Route 53
11 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.18%) HTTP
2 14 (3.63%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.37%) SMS
4 9 (2.33%) SSL
5 8 (2.07%) DNS
6 4 (1.04%) Internet
7 3 (0.78%) Intranet
8 2 (0.52%) DHCP
8 2 (0.52%) FTP
8 2 (0.52%) IPsec
8 2 (0.52%) Network Security
9 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.26%) LDAP
9 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (35.23%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.18%) Big Data
4 16 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.33%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.81%) MySQL
8 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.30%) Blockchain
9 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.78%) DTS
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (8.81%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.44%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.11%) JIRA
5 10 (2.59%) Moq
5 10 (2.59%) Selenium
6 8 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (1.81%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.55%) NUnit
9 5 (1.30%) FxCop
9 5 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.30%) ReSharper
9 5 (1.30%) StyleCop
9 5 (1.30%) Subversion
10 4 (1.04%) Android Studio
11 3 (0.78%) JMeter
11 3 (0.78%) Protractor
11 3 (0.78%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.52%) HP UFT
General
1 49 (12.69%) Finance
2 25 (6.48%) Marketing
3 16 (4.15%) Legal
4 15 (3.89%) Retail
5 14 (3.63%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.37%) Banking
7 7 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.55%) Advertising
9 3 (0.78%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 241 (62.44%) Developer
2 145 (37.56%) .NET Developer
3 97 (25.13%) C# Developer
4 69 (17.88%) Architect
4 69 (17.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (11.92%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (7.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (6.22%) XML Developer
8 23 (5.96%) XML XSLT Developer
9 22 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 21 (5.44%) Full Stack Developer
11 18 (4.66%) Consultant
11 18 (4.66%) SQL Developer
12 17 (4.40%) Digital Architect
13 16 (4.15%) Digital Marketing Architect
13 16 (4.15%) Senior Developer
14 14 (3.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (3.63%) WPF Developer
15 13 (3.37%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (3.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (38.08%) ASP.NET
2 95 (24.61%) HTML
3 81 (20.98%) .NET Framework
4 78 (20.21%) Web Services
5 60 (15.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 60 (15.54%) CSS
6 55 (14.25%) AngularJS
7 54 (13.99%) jQuery
8 52 (13.47%) Entity Framework
9 44 (11.40%) J2EE
10 43 (11.14%) WCF
10 43 (11.14%) XML
11 38 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (9.84%) REST
12 37 (9.59%) WPF
13 35 (9.07%) XSLT
14 26 (6.74%) Hibernate
14 26 (6.74%) HTML5
15 25 (6.48%) Spring
16 24 (6.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.15%) Mobile App
1 16 (4.15%) Social Media
2 14 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.37%) Virtual Team
4 6 (1.55%) Linked Data
5 4 (1.04%) Clustering
5 4 (1.04%) Contactless
5 4 (1.04%) EMV
6 3 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.78%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.52%) DataPower
7 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.52%) FMCG
7 2 (0.52%) Life Science
7 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.52%) NHS
7 2 (0.52%) SCADA
7 2 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.10%) Windows
2 26 (6.74%) Linux
3 7 (1.81%) Android
3 7 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.55%) CoreOS
4 6 (1.55%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.04%) VMS
6 3 (0.78%) MVS
6 3 (0.78%) Unix
6 3 (0.78%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (27.46%) MVC
3 92 (23.83%) TDD
4 59 (15.28%) E-Commerce
5 55 (14.25%) OO
6 53 (13.73%) SOA
7 50 (12.95%) Scrum
8 33 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (7.77%) Web Development
10 29 (7.51%) TOGAF
11 28 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 23 (5.96%) Open Source
13 21 (5.44%) Presales
14 20 (5.18%) MVVM
15 19 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
15 19 (4.92%) Information Security
16 17 (4.40%) CRM
17 16 (4.15%) Project Management
17 16 (4.15%) Software Engineering
17 16 (4.15%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 235 (60.88%) C#
2 133 (34.46%) JavaScript
3 106 (27.46%) SQL
4 71 (18.39%) Java
5 25 (6.48%) T-SQL
6 18 (4.66%) Python
7 17 (4.40%) PHP
7 17 (4.40%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.85%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.59%) C++
10 9 (2.33%) Delphi
10 9 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.07%) VBScript
12 7 (1.81%) VB
13 6 (1.55%) XAML
14 5 (1.30%) C
15 3 (0.78%) Tcl
16 2 (0.52%) Perl
17 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (3.63%) Degree
2 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.78%) MCDBA
4 3 (0.78%) MCSE
4 3 (0.78%) OCP
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) PhD
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.04%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.26%) MiFID
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (1.81%) Docker
2 6 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.78%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.52%) Puppet
3 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 73 (18.91%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.18%) Adobe
3 31 (8.03%) Oracle
4 10 (2.59%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.33%) Borland
5 9 (2.33%) Embarcadero
6 7 (1.81%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.30%) IBM
7 5 (1.30%) SAP
8 4 (1.04%) Google
9 3 (0.78%) HP
9 3 (0.78%) Mapbox
9 3 (0.78%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.78%) VMware
10 2 (0.52%) EMC
10 2 (0.52%) Nintex
10 2 (0.52%) Siemens
10 2 (0.52%) Sybase
10 2 (0.52%) webMethods
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