The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing .NET 51 39 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.64% 7.50% 11.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.17% 23.21% 45.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 48
Median daily rate £348 £333 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
.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
141 168 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.19% 32.31% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 78 89
Median daily rate £350 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £267 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 11
Median hourly rate £30.50 £40.60 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.87% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.83 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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 -1 8 £240 -1.03% 1
Colchester - 6 £348 - 4
Hockley - 2 - -
Chelmsford +10 1 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea +3 1 £375 -16.66%
Chigwell - 1 £350 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 49 (52.13%) C#
2 46 (48.94%) SQL
3 41 (43.62%) SQL Server
4 40 (42.55%) Finance
5 36 (38.30%) Windows
6 32 (34.04%) ASP.NET
7 31 (32.98%) MVC
7 31 (32.98%) .NET Framework
8 27 (28.72%) IIS
9 25 (26.60%) WCF
10 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
11 22 (23.40%) Java
12 21 (22.34%) XML
12 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (21.28%) Web Services
14 19 (20.21%) HTML
15 16 (17.02%) OO
16 15 (15.96%) SOAP
16 15 (15.96%) jQuery
16 15 (15.96%) Entity Framework
17 14 (14.89%) Windows Server
17 14 (14.89%) CSS
18 13 (13.83%) TDD
18 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
19 12 (12.77%) Web Development
20 11 (11.70%) Network Load Balancing
20 11 (11.70%) HTML5
20 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
20 11 (11.70%) SOA

.NET
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 27 (28.72%) IIS
2 9 (9.57%) Apache
2 9 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.45%) JBoss
4 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.26%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.19%) SAS
7 2 (2.13%) Jetty
7 2 (2.13%) nginx
7 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.06%) CMS
8 1 (1.06%) Liferay
8 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.13%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) HTTP
2 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.26%) Firewall
3 4 (4.26%) Internet
3 4 (4.26%) LDAP
4 3 (3.19%) SSL
5 2 (2.13%) DHCP
5 2 (2.13%) DNS
5 2 (2.13%) FTP
5 2 (2.13%) IPsec
6 1 (1.06%) Intranet
6 1 (1.06%) Network Security
6 1 (1.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (43.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.26%) DataStage
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.26%) WebFOCUS
6 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.13%) Power BI
7 1 (1.06%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) NUnit
2 6 (6.38%) Selenium
2 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.26%) Subversion
5 3 (3.19%) VisualVM
6 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.13%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.06%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (42.55%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Front Office
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (60.64%) Developer
2 39 (41.49%) .NET Developer
3 26 (27.66%) C# Developer
4 25 (26.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (21.28%) Applications Support
6 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (18.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (12.77%) SQL Developer
10 9 (9.57%) Analyst
11 8 (8.51%) C# WPF Developer
11 8 (8.51%) WPF Developer
12 7 (7.45%) Architect
12 7 (7.45%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (7.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 7 (7.45%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (7.45%) Senior Developer
12 7 (7.45%) Support Analyst
13 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (6.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.04%) ASP.NET
2 31 (32.98%) .NET Framework
3 25 (26.60%) WCF
4 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (22.34%) XML
5 20 (21.28%) Web Services
6 19 (20.21%) HTML
7 15 (15.96%) Entity Framework
7 15 (15.96%) jQuery
7 15 (15.96%) SOAP
8 14 (14.89%) CSS
9 13 (13.83%) AngularJS
10 11 (11.70%) HTML5
11 9 (9.57%) CSS3
11 9 (9.57%) LINQ
12 8 (8.51%) Classic ASP
12 8 (8.51%) WPF
13 7 (7.45%) J2EE
13 7 (7.45%) XML Messaging
14 5 (5.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.32%) Hedge funds
2 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.26%) DataPower
2 4 (4.26%) iPad
3 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.06%) Clustering
4 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (38.30%) Windows
2 14 (14.89%) Windows Server
3 9 (9.57%) Linux
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Android
6 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.98%) MVC
2 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.02%) OO
4 13 (13.83%) TDD
5 12 (12.77%) Web Development
6 11 (11.70%) Network Load Balancing
6 11 (11.70%) SOA
7 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.64%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.51%) SDLC
9 7 (7.45%) Capacity Management
9 7 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.38%) ETL
10 6 (6.38%) ITIL
10 6 (6.38%) Scrum
10 6 (6.38%) Test Scripting
11 5 (5.32%) Open Source
11 5 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.26%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.13%) C#
2 46 (48.94%) SQL
3 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
4 22 (23.40%) Java
5 7 (7.45%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.13%) C
6 2 (2.13%) Perl
6 2 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.06%) PHP
7 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.06%) SOQL
7 1 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) COBIT
2 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.26%) ISO27002
3 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.19%) Opsview
2 3 (3.19%) Puppet
3 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle
3 9 (9.57%) VMware
4 7 (7.45%) DevExpress
5 6 (6.38%) HP
6 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.26%) Teradata
6 4 (4.26%) webMethods
7 3 (3.19%) IBM
7 3 (3.19%) Software AG
7 3 (3.19%) Splunk
8 2 (2.13%) Google
9 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.06%) Cisco
9 1 (1.06%) EPiServer
9 1 (1.06%) MKS
9 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.06%) SunGard
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Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Rate: £30 - 35 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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