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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 32 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 31 50 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.93% 9.98% 15.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.90% 38.46% 54.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 50
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £31.25 £9.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +238.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
.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
164 130 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 26.07% 25.95% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 77 77
Average daily rate £400 £425 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +60.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £279 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 22
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

.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 28 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 28 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
Brentwood -1 5 £200 +21.21% 3
Chelmsford -15 4 £425 +30.76% 1
Colchester +6 1 - - 1
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 38 (46.91%) SQL Server
3 26 (32.10%) SQL
4 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
5 21 (25.93%) HTML
6 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
6 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
8 18 (22.22%) Finance
8 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 16 (19.75%) VB.NET
9 16 (19.75%) MVC
10 15 (18.52%) XML
10 15 (18.52%) SharePoint
11 14 (17.28%) CSS
12 13 (16.05%) IIS
13 12 (14.81%) SDLC
14 10 (12.35%) Scrum
14 10 (12.35%) SOAP
14 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (11.11%) Windows
15 9 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (9.88%) SharePoint 2010
16 8 (9.88%) Hedge funds
16 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
17 7 (8.64%) Data Transformation
17 7 (8.64%) XMLA
17 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 7 (8.64%) jQuery

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 13 (16.05%) IIS
3 8 (9.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.23%) MS Project
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
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 38 (46.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (8.64%) WebFOCUS
4 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) DTS
9 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
3 3 (3.70%) 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 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Publishing
4 1 (1.23%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Local Government
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 18 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Architect
5 9 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.17%) Report Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.17%) ScrumMaster
8 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.93%) HTML
2 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
3 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
4 15 (18.52%) XML
5 14 (17.28%) CSS
6 10 (12.35%) SOAP
7 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.64%) jQuery
8 7 (8.64%) Web Services
9 6 (7.41%) WPF
9 6 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (7.41%) Entity Framework
10 5 (6.17%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (6.17%) JSON
10 5 (6.17%) WCF
10 5 (6.17%) Middleware
11 4 (4.94%) LINQ
11 4 (4.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Hedge funds
2 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.70%) NHS
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
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 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.75%) MVC
3 12 (14.81%) SDLC
4 10 (12.35%) Scrum
5 7 (8.64%) UML
5 7 (8.64%) Data Transformation
6 6 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 6 (7.41%) SOA
6 6 (7.41%) Web Development
6 6 (7.41%) TDD
7 5 (6.17%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.17%) Project Management
7 5 (6.17%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.70%) OO
9 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.70%) MVVM
9 3 (3.70%) Multithreading
9 3 (3.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) C#
2 26 (32.10%) SQL
3 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.75%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.64%) XMLA
6 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.94%) VB
7 3 (3.70%) Java
7 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.70%) VB6
8 2 (2.47%) Ruby
8 2 (2.47%) XPath
8 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.47%) Perl
8 2 (2.47%) PHP
8 2 (2.47%) XQuery
9 1 (1.23%) COBOL
9 1 (1.23%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (1.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) MKS
2 3 (3.70%) Twitter
3 2 (2.47%) Red Gate
3 2 (2.47%) Citrix
4 1 (1.23%) Software AG
4 1 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.23%) webMethods
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Google
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