The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Essex 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 35 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 31 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.08% 2.91% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 3.18% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 4
Average daily rate £320 £264 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -2.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
711 377 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.55% 91.50% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 182 194
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 73 62
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea -14 5 £350 +11.84% 4
Chelmsford -8 2 - - 2
Colchester -5 1 £375 +87.50%
Harlow - - - -
Rochford - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - - 1
Wickford - - - -
Witham - - - - 2
Basildon - - - - 1
Billericay - - - -
Braintree - - - -
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (86.05%) C#
3 31 (72.09%) ASP.NET
4 28 (65.12%) SQL Server
5 25 (58.14%) HTML
6 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
7 19 (44.19%) Visual Studio
7 19 (44.19%) MVC
8 16 (37.21%) XML
9 15 (34.88%) WCF
10 14 (32.56%) WPF
10 14 (32.56%) HTML5
11 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
11 13 (30.23%) CSS
12 11 (25.58%) TDD
12 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (25.58%) Ajax
13 10 (23.26%) LINQ
13 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (23.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (20.93%) XAML
14 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
15 8 (18.60%) SOA
15 8 (18.60%) VB
15 8 (18.60%) VB6
15 8 (18.60%) JSON
15 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (16.28%) Kanban
16 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) CMS
1 6 (13.95%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (65.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Visual Studio
2 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.65%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Moq
5 1 (2.33%) WiX
5 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (72.09%) ASP.NET
3 25 (58.14%) HTML
4 16 (37.21%) XML
5 15 (34.88%) WCF
6 14 (32.56%) WPF
6 14 (32.56%) HTML5
7 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
7 13 (30.23%) CSS
8 11 (25.58%) Ajax
9 10 (23.26%) LINQ
9 10 (23.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (18.60%) JSON
11 7 (16.28%) jQuery
11 7 (16.28%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (9.30%) Silverlight
14 3 (6.98%) SOAP
14 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) NHS
1 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.65%) GIS
1 2 (4.65%) iPhone
1 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Android
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Phone
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) MVC
2 11 (25.58%) TDD
3 8 (18.60%) SOA
4 7 (16.28%) Kanban
4 7 (16.28%) MVVM
5 4 (9.30%) B2B
5 4 (9.30%) B2C
5 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Scrum
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) User Stories
7 2 (4.65%) Android Development
7 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.65%) ITSM
7 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.33%) OO
8 1 (2.33%) SSADM
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) XAML
4 8 (18.60%) VB6
4 8 (18.60%) VB
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
7 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) Java
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) DevExpress
3 2 (4.65%) ESRI
3 2 (4.65%) Lagan
3 2 (4.65%) Civica
Essex
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IT Connections
Rate: Contract Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 14 days ago