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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 35 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.26% 7.48% 11.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 37.07% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £283 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -29.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £375 £718
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £13.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +133.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.70% -
.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
144 116 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.07% 20.17% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 65 42
Average daily rate £425 £283 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.44% -27.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £133 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 12
Average hourly rate £35.18 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.07 £37.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 18 December 2014.

.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 18 December 2014. 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
Brentwood +1 5 £488 - 4
Colchester +8 3 £300 +7.14% 4
Basildon -4 2 - - 1
Chelmsford +1 1 £225 -23.72% 6
Southend-on-Sea -10 1 - - 5
Witham - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Hockley - - - - 1
Loughton - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - - 1
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 63 (76.83%) C#
2 43 (52.44%) SQL Server
3 37 (45.12%) ASP.NET
4 35 (42.68%) SQL
5 34 (41.46%) JavaScript
6 33 (40.24%) MVC
7 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (30.49%) .NET Framework
9 24 (29.27%) HTML
10 23 (28.05%) CSS
11 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.73%) VB.NET
13 17 (20.73%) jQuery
14 16 (19.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 16 (19.51%) T-SQL
15 14 (17.07%) Selenium
16 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (15.85%) Web Services
17 12 (14.63%) PHP
18 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 11 (13.41%) CSS3
19 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
19 10 (12.20%) Finance
20 9 (10.98%) TDD
20 9 (10.98%) NUnit
20 9 (10.98%) Windows
20 9 (10.98%) WCF
20 9 (10.98%) LINQ
21 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.66%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.66%) CMS
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.22%) CICS
5 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Office
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Broadband
1 6 (7.32%) Wireless
1 6 (7.32%) NAS
2 5 (6.10%) Telnet
2 5 (6.10%) Firewall
2 5 (6.10%) DHCP
2 5 (6.10%) FTP
2 5 (6.10%) HTTP
3 3 (3.66%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) Intranet
4 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (52.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.22%) IDMS
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.22%) Ingres
7 1 (1.22%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Selenium
2 9 (10.98%) NUnit
3 8 (9.76%) SpecFlow
4 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.10%) TeamCity
5 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.88%) Artifactory
6 4 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.44%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.44%) Redmine
7 2 (2.44%) QUnit
7 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.44%) Trac
7 2 (2.44%) MSTest
7 2 (2.44%) Subversion
7 2 (2.44%) JIRA
8 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.22%) CruiseControl
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Local Government
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Front Office
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (53.66%) Developer
2 26 (31.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.85%) C# Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Architect
5 11 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (9.76%) Programmer
8 6 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.10%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.10%) Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.66%) .NET Team Leader
11 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Architect
11 3 (3.66%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) ASP.NET
2 25 (30.49%) .NET Framework
3 24 (29.27%) HTML
4 23 (28.05%) CSS
5 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (20.73%) jQuery
7 16 (19.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (15.85%) Web Services
9 11 (13.41%) CSS3
10 9 (10.98%) WCF
10 9 (10.98%) LINQ
11 8 (9.76%) LINQ to SQL
11 8 (9.76%) Castle Windsor
11 8 (9.76%) Autofac
12 7 (8.54%) XML
13 5 (6.10%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (6.10%) WinForms
14 4 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (4.88%) HTML5
14 4 (4.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) STB
2 4 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.44%) NHS
3 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Open Source
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) iPhone
4 1 (1.22%) iPad
4 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Windows
2 6 (7.32%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) UNIX
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.22%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.22%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) MVC
2 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.98%) TDD
4 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (8.54%) Scrum
5 7 (8.54%) UML
6 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.32%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.32%) Workflow
7 5 (6.10%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.10%) Test Automation
8 4 (4.88%) OOP
8 4 (4.88%) SOA
8 4 (4.88%) Time Management
9 3 (3.66%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.66%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (3.66%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 63 (76.83%) C#
2 35 (42.68%) SQL
3 34 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.73%) VB.NET
5 16 (19.51%) T-SQL
6 12 (14.63%) PHP
7 7 (8.54%) Java
7 7 (8.54%) VB
8 6 (7.32%) Perl
8 6 (7.32%) Python
8 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.32%) Ruby
8 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.44%) C++
10 2 (2.44%) VBA
10 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.44%) VB6
11 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) OCP
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.22%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Firmware
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Cognos
3 3 (3.66%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) Actuate
4 2 (2.44%) Twitter
4 2 (2.44%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.22%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.22%) Telerik
5 1 (1.22%) Apple
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
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