The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 52 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.26% 1.13% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.16% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Median daily rate £308 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.38% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £302 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £428 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
.NET Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
463 606 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.06% 97.58% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 380 239
Median daily rate £320 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 55 64
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +16.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 26 July 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chelmsford +9 2 - -
Brentwood - 1 £228 - 2
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) MVC
4 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Entity Framework
7 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
8 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (40.00%) SQL
8 10 (40.00%) TDD
8 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (36.00%) WCF
10 8 (32.00%) jQuery
10 8 (32.00%) HTML
11 7 (28.00%) HTML5
11 7 (28.00%) CSS
11 7 (28.00%) Finance
12 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
12 6 (24.00%) LINQ
12 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (24.00%) NUnit
12 6 (24.00%) CSS3
12 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
13 5 (20.00%) Web Development
13 5 (20.00%) Selenium
13 5 (20.00%) Windows
14 4 (16.00%) Ajax
14 4 (16.00%) iPad
14 4 (16.00%) Lambda Expressions

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) NUnit
2 5 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) Entity Framework
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (36.00%) WCF
6 8 (32.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (24.00%) CSS3
8 6 (24.00%) LINQ
9 4 (16.00%) Ajax
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (16.00%) Lambda Expressions
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (12.00%) Web Services
10 3 (12.00%) XML
11 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) API Development
5 2 (8.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) MVVM
6 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.00%) EPiServer