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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 42 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 17 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.70% 2.06% 5.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 2.08% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 21
Median daily rate £350 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £270 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
.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
450 529 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.83% 99.06% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 299 311
Median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 38 60
Median hourly rate £16.50 £36.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

.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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Brentwood - 2 £295 -
Chelmsford +6 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea +3 1 £375 -16.66%
Chigwell - 1 £350 -
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 25 (64.10%) MVC
5 19 (48.72%) SQL
6 18 (46.15%) Finance
6 18 (46.15%) WCF
7 17 (43.59%) .NET Framework
7 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
9 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
10 14 (35.90%) Windows
11 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (33.33%) Entity Framework
12 12 (30.77%) jQuery
13 11 (28.21%) TDD
13 11 (28.21%) HTML
14 10 (25.64%) CSS
15 9 (23.08%) OO
15 9 (23.08%) HTML5
15 9 (23.08%) LINQ
16 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
16 8 (20.51%) XML
16 8 (20.51%) Financial Institution
16 8 (20.51%) Web Development
16 8 (20.51%) WPF
17 7 (17.95%) NUnit
17 7 (17.95%) DevExpress
17 7 (17.95%) CSS3

.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 4 (10.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) NUnit
2 6 (15.38%) Selenium
3 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 18 (46.15%) WCF
4 17 (43.59%) .NET Framework
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 12 (30.77%) jQuery
7 11 (28.21%) HTML
8 10 (25.64%) CSS
9 9 (23.08%) HTML5
9 9 (23.08%) LINQ
10 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
10 8 (20.51%) WPF
10 8 (20.51%) XML
11 7 (17.95%) CSS3
12 6 (15.38%) Web Services
13 5 (12.82%) Ajax
13 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (12.82%) Lambda Expressions
14 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) MVC
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) TDD
4 9 (23.08%) OO
5 8 (20.51%) Web Development
6 6 (15.38%) SOA
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (5.13%) API Development
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
8 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.13%) Document Management
8 2 (5.13%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.13%) Open Source
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) Security Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.56%) MVVM
9 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) DevExpress
2 2 (5.13%) HP
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) EPiServer