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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 49 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.36% 1.23% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.22% 5.13% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £375 £200 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £200 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £328 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £51.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.04% +37.68%
.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
73 156 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.52% 24.07% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 98 87
Median daily rate £350 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £583 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 17
Median hourly rate £32.00 £36.67 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.73% +22.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.53 £41.30 £40.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

.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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +10 2 £300 +50.00%
Chelmsford - 2 £475 -
Harlow - 2 £375 -
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 11 (50.00%) MVC
6 10 (45.45%) Entity Framework
7 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 7 (31.82%) SQL
8 7 (31.82%) TDD
9 6 (27.27%) IIS
9 6 (27.27%) CSS
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) Web Services
10 5 (22.73%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) HTML
10 5 (22.73%) WCF
10 5 (22.73%) jQuery
10 5 (22.73%) HTML5
10 5 (22.73%) CSS3
11 4 (18.18%) NUnit
11 4 (18.18%) SOAP
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
12 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (13.64%) ITIL
12 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services

.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 6 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.09%) Sage 200
2 1 (4.55%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) NUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (22.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Analyst
7 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (9.09%) CRM Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Azure Developer
9 1 (4.55%) CRM Systems Analyst
9 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
9 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) Entity Framework
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) CSS3
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) WCF
6 5 (22.73%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
8 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (13.64%) LINQ
9 2 (9.09%) Ajax
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (9.09%) Lambda Expressions
9 2 (9.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) API Development
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Security
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (4.55%) CODA
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos
3 1 (4.55%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.55%) MKS
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow