The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills 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 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 22 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 42 61 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.43% 11.38% 16.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.70% 44.85% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 40 53
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£400 £338 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £9.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +246.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
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
185 136 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.33% 25.37% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 81 77
Average daily rate £400 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 22
Average hourly rate £40.60 £37.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% +37.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.45 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Essex

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

.NET
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -12 6 £425 +30.76% 1
Brentwood -2 5 £338 +104.54% 3
Harlow -5 1 £200 -60.00%
Southend-on-Sea -8 1 £450 +24.13% 4
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET.

1 45 (55.56%) C#
2 37 (45.68%) SQL Server
3 24 (29.63%) SQL
4 22 (27.16%) HTML
5 21 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET
6 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 17 (20.99%) MVC
9 16 (19.75%) Finance
9 16 (19.75%) VB.NET
10 15 (18.52%) SharePoint
11 14 (17.28%) CSS
12 13 (16.05%) XML
13 11 (13.58%) IIS
14 10 (12.35%) Scrum
14 10 (12.35%) SDLC
15 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (11.11%) Windows
15 9 (11.11%) SOAP
16 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (9.88%) UML
16 8 (9.88%) SharePoint 2010
16 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (9.88%) WPF
16 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
17 7 (8.64%) XMLA
17 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 7 (8.64%) Web Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.58%) IIS
3 8 (9.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) DHCP
1 2 (2.47%) FTP
1 2 (2.47%) HTTP
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
1 2 (2.47%) Telnet
1 2 (2.47%) Firewall
1 2 (2.47%) Wireless
1 2 (2.47%) Network Security
1 2 (2.47%) NAS
1 2 (2.47%) Broadband
2 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (45.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (8.64%) WebFOCUS
4 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) DTS
8 1 (1.23%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) AccuRev
2 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) Selenium
4 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.47%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.47%) Redmine
4 2 (2.47%) Trac
4 2 (2.47%) JUnit
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Local Government
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (54.32%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) .NET Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) SharePoint Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Architect
6 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 9 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Report Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) HTML
2 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 14 (17.28%) CSS
5 13 (16.05%) XML
6 9 (11.11%) SOAP
7 8 (9.88%) WPF
7 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.64%) jQuery
9 6 (7.41%) Entity Framework
9 6 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (7.41%) Web Services
9 6 (7.41%) WCF
10 5 (6.17%) JSON
10 5 (6.17%) Middleware
10 5 (6.17%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (4.94%) CSS3
11 4 (4.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Hedge funds
2 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.70%) NHS
5 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Life Science
6 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.99%) MVC
3 10 (12.35%) Scrum
3 10 (12.35%) SDLC
4 8 (9.88%) UML
5 7 (8.64%) Web Development
5 7 (8.64%) Data Transformation
6 6 (7.41%) SOA
6 6 (7.41%) TDD
7 5 (6.17%) Project Management
7 5 (6.17%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.17%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (4.94%) MVVM
8 4 (4.94%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.70%) Performance Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Security Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) C#
2 24 (29.63%) SQL
3 21 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.75%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.64%) XMLA
6 5 (6.17%) VB
7 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.70%) VB6
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
9 2 (2.47%) Java
10 1 (1.23%) XQuery
10 1 (1.23%) XPath
10 1 (1.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Firmware
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) MKS
2 3 (3.70%) Twitter
3 2 (2.47%) Citrix
4 1 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.23%) Red Gate
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Posted: 13 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago