The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 37 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 18 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.28% 2.45% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 6.77% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 11
Median daily rate £335 £303 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £237 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
.NET Framework
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
126 192 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.93% 36.23% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 101 86
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 10
Median hourly rate £30.50 £39.30 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.39% +9.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Essex

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 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 +5 4 £220 -12.87% 1
Chigwell - 2 £350 -
Hockley - 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £375 -
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Essex region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (80.00%) C#
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
4 17 (56.67%) MVC
5 16 (53.33%) SQL
6 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (50.00%) Entity Framework
7 14 (46.67%) Finance
8 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (40.00%) TDD
10 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
10 11 (36.67%) Web Services
10 11 (36.67%) XML
11 9 (30.00%) IIS
12 8 (26.67%) CSS
12 8 (26.67%) SOAP
13 7 (23.33%) HTML
13 7 (23.33%) jQuery
13 7 (23.33%) NUnit
13 7 (23.33%) HTML5
13 7 (23.33%) CSS3
14 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (20.00%) Selenium
14 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
14 6 (20.00%) LINQ
14 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (20.00%) Windows
14 6 (20.00%) SLA

.NET Framework
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 9 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) NUnit
2 6 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# Developer
4 12 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (26.67%) Applications Support
6 8 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Developer
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
10 2 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 2 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (36.67%) Web Services
4 11 (36.67%) XML
5 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) SOAP
6 7 (23.33%) CSS3
6 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 6 (20.00%) LINQ
7 6 (20.00%) XML Messaging
8 5 (16.67%) Ajax
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 4 (13.33%) WCF
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) TDD
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Wealth Management
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) API Development
7 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Test Management
7 2 (6.67%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.33%) MVVM
8 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) HP
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) DevExpress