The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 524 504 521
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 25 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.077% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.083% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 17
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£350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44116 42244 48390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.58% 92.72% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27385 25207 27560
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 2011 2466
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
.NET Software Engineer
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.NET Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Software Engineer across the England region.

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Software Engineer across the England region.

.NET Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
London 0 11 £388 -6.06%
Yorkshire +10 9 £325 - 1
South East -23 4 £420 +29.23% 3
East of England - 1 £450 - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 2
.NET Software Engineer
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.NET Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Software Engineer in their job title 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 with .NET Software Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) .NET
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (95.35%) C#
3 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
4 23 (53.49%) ASP.NET
5 21 (48.84%) SQL
5 21 (48.84%) MVC
6 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
7 14 (32.56%) WinForms
7 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (30.23%) Oracle
8 13 (30.23%) WCF
9 12 (27.91%) WPF
9 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
9 12 (27.91%) CSS
9 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
10 11 (25.58%) HTML
10 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (23.26%) Web Services
11 10 (23.26%) Scrum
11 10 (23.26%) LINQ
11 10 (23.26%) jQuery
11 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (20.93%) OO
13 8 (18.60%) XML
13 8 (18.60%) Finance
13 8 (18.60%) TDD
14 7 (16.28%) NUnit
14 7 (16.28%) HTML5

.NET Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Software Engineer in their job title 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 with .NET Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) CMS
1 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
1 3 (6.98%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SSL
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.98%) Couchbase
3 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
1 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.28%) NUnit
3 3 (6.98%) QUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Publishing
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (53.49%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
4 14 (32.56%) WinForms
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (30.23%) WCF
6 12 (27.91%) WPF
6 12 (27.91%) CSS
7 11 (25.58%) HTML
8 10 (23.26%) Web Services
8 10 (23.26%) LINQ
8 10 (23.26%) jQuery
9 8 (18.60%) XML
10 7 (16.28%) HTML5
11 4 (9.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (9.30%) REST
11 4 (9.30%) Backbone.js
11 4 (9.30%) SOAP
11 4 (9.30%) XHTML
11 4 (9.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Derivative
3 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.65%) DTV
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Android
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (48.84%) MVC
3 10 (23.26%) Scrum
3 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) OO
5 8 (18.60%) TDD
6 6 (13.95%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Content Management
7 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.98%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (6.98%) Android Development
8 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.65%) DevOps
8 2 (4.65%) Web Development
8 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.65%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.98%) DevExpress
3 3 (6.98%) Ektron
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Syncfusion
4 2 (4.65%) EPiServer
4 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.65%) Metastorm
4 2 (4.65%) ION Trading
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) StreamBase
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe