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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 32 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET 25 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.49% 5.26% 10.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.05% 22.08% 32.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 33
Median daily rate £350 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.80 - £31.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.56 - £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.83 - £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
.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
78 154 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.14% 23.84% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 96 86
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £583 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 17
Median hourly rate £32.40 £36.67 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.64% +22.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.79 £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
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 31 August 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 31 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 +6 2 £300 +11.11% 3
Chelmsford +4 2 £475 +11.76% 4
Harlow - 2 £375 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 32 (42.67%) C#
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (34.67%) SQL Server
4 25 (33.33%) Windows
5 23 (30.67%) SQL
5 23 (30.67%) Finance
6 21 (28.00%) Java
6 21 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 19 (25.33%) IIS
8 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
8 17 (22.67%) HTML
9 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
10 15 (20.00%) MVC
11 13 (17.33%) OO
11 13 (17.33%) WCF
12 12 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (16.00%) Marketing
12 12 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
12 12 (16.00%) TOGAF
12 12 (16.00%) Social Media
12 12 (16.00%) J2EE
12 12 (16.00%) XML
12 12 (16.00%) Big Data
13 11 (14.67%) Adobe
13 11 (14.67%) Network Load Balancing
14 10 (13.33%) Open Source
14 10 (13.33%) jQuery
14 10 (13.33%) CSS
14 10 (13.33%) Web Services
14 10 (13.33%) Windows Server

.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 19 (25.33%) IIS
2 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (6.67%) JBoss
5 4 (5.33%) Apache
5 4 (5.33%) GlassFish
5 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.00%) SAS
7 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.33%) CMS
8 1 (1.33%) Liferay
8 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Project
3 4 (5.33%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.67%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.67%) Summit
3 1 (1.33%) AWD
3 1 (1.33%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.33%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (4.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) SMS
2 7 (9.33%) HTTP
3 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.33%) Firewall
4 4 (5.33%) Internet
4 4 (5.33%) LDAP
5 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.33%) Intranet
5 1 (1.33%) Network Security
5 1 (1.33%) SAN
5 1 (1.33%) Skype
5 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.00%) Big Data
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.33%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Subversion
2 4 (5.33%) NUnit
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.00%) Selenium
3 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.00%) VisualVM
4 2 (2.67%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
4 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Marketing
3 8 (10.67%) Legal
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Architect
4 13 (17.33%) Applications Support
5 12 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.00%) Digital Architect
6 10 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (9.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (8.00%) Analyst
9 6 (8.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 6 (8.00%) IT Architect
10 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (5.33%) Angular Developer
11 4 (5.33%) IT Manager
11 4 (5.33%) IT Project Manager
11 4 (5.33%) J2EE Architect
11 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
11 4 (5.33%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
2 17 (22.67%) HTML
3 13 (17.33%) WCF
4 12 (16.00%) J2EE
4 12 (16.00%) XML
5 10 (13.33%) CSS
5 10 (13.33%) jQuery
5 10 (13.33%) Web Services
6 9 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (12.00%) Entity Framework
6 9 (12.00%) HTML5
6 9 (12.00%) SOAP
7 8 (10.67%) Classic ASP
8 7 (9.33%) CSS3
9 4 (5.33%) COM+
9 4 (5.33%) LINQ
10 3 (4.00%) RESTful
10 3 (4.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Social Media
2 8 (10.67%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.33%) DataPower
4 3 (4.00%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.67%) iPad
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.67%) Linux
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.33%) Android
6 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) MVC
3 13 (17.33%) OO
4 12 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 12 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (14.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 10 (13.33%) Open Source
7 8 (10.67%) Analytics
7 8 (10.67%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
7 8 (10.67%) Data Analytics
7 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (10.67%) SOA
7 8 (10.67%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (10.67%) Web Development
8 7 (9.33%) Capacity Management
8 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.33%) TDD
9 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) C#
2 23 (30.67%) SQL
3 21 (28.00%) Java
4 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.00%) C++
7 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.67%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.33%) SOQL
8 1 (1.33%) VB6
8 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
1 3 (4.00%) Opsview
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Adobe
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) VMware
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) webMethods
5 3 (4.00%) IBM
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.00%) Software AG
5 3 (4.00%) Splunk
6 2 (2.67%) HP
6 2 (2.67%) MKS
6 2 (2.67%) Sage
7 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco
7 1 (1.33%) CODA
7 1 (1.33%) Cognos
7 1 (1.33%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.33%) SunGard
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