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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 47 77 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.71% 10.13% 10.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.13% 42.08% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 30
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.84% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £575 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £32.10 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
187 183 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.64% 24.08% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 94 42
Average daily rate £400 £335 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +27.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 16
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +30.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.03 £26.00 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +4 15 £250 -44.44% 2
Chelmsford -4 4 £225 -30.76% 2
Basildon -1 2 £270 -22.85%
Southend-on-Sea +5 1 £320 -8.44% 5
Harlow - 1 £200 - 1
Purfleet - - - - 1
Saffron Walden - - - -
Witham - - - -
Billericay - - - - 1
Braintree - - - -
Colchester - - - - 4
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (58.11%) C#
2 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
3 33 (44.59%) SQL
4 26 (35.14%) ASP.NET
5 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
6 24 (32.43%) HTML
7 21 (28.38%) .NET Framework
8 20 (27.03%) VB.NET
9 18 (24.32%) MVC
10 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.62%) CSS
12 14 (18.92%) XML
13 13 (17.57%) SharePoint
14 12 (16.22%) Finance
14 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (14.86%) IIS
15 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (13.51%) Windows
17 9 (12.16%) SOAP
17 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
18 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
18 7 (9.46%) Web Development
18 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 7 (9.46%) WebFOCUS
18 7 (9.46%) Hedge funds
18 7 (9.46%) jQuery
18 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
18 7 (9.46%) Data Transformation
18 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (17.57%) SharePoint
2 11 (14.86%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Office
2 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Broadband
1 3 (4.05%) DHCP
1 3 (4.05%) FTP
1 3 (4.05%) HTTP
1 3 (4.05%) Telnet
1 3 (4.05%) Firewall
1 3 (4.05%) Wireless
1 3 (4.05%) NAS
2 2 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (9.46%) WebFOCUS
3 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
1 6 (8.11%) Selenium
2 5 (6.76%) AccuRev
3 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.05%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.05%) NUnit
4 3 (4.05%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.05%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.70%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.70%) JIRA
5 2 (2.70%) Trac
5 2 (2.70%) Redmine
6 1 (1.35%) JUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.97%) Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) C# Developer
5 10 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (9.46%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Report Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Architect
8 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.41%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.41%) .NET Team Leader
10 3 (4.05%) Performance Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Performance Test Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Deployment Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) ASP.NET
2 24 (32.43%) HTML
3 21 (28.38%) .NET Framework
4 16 (21.62%) CSS
5 14 (18.92%) XML
6 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (12.16%) SOAP
8 7 (9.46%) jQuery
8 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.11%) Entity Framework
9 6 (8.11%) LINQ
9 6 (8.11%) WinForms
9 6 (8.11%) Web Services
10 5 (6.76%) JSON
10 5 (6.76%) WPF
11 4 (5.41%) WCF
11 4 (5.41%) CSS3
11 4 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.05%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (4.05%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Hedge funds
2 4 (5.41%) NHS
2 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) STB
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) MVC
2 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.46%) Web Development
3 7 (9.46%) Data Transformation
4 6 (8.11%) Test Scripting
4 6 (8.11%) Scrum
4 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
5 5 (6.76%) UML
5 5 (6.76%) TDD
6 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.41%) Workflow
6 4 (5.41%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.05%) Performance Testing
7 3 (4.05%) Security Testing
7 3 (4.05%) SOA
7 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.70%) Project Management
8 2 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.11%) C#
2 33 (44.59%) SQL
3 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
4 20 (27.03%) VB.NET
5 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.11%) VB
7 5 (6.76%) VB6
8 3 (4.05%) Ruby
8 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.05%) Java
8 3 (4.05%) Perl
8 3 (4.05%) PHP
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) VBA
9 2 (2.70%) Python
10 1 (1.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) MCP
1 1 (1.35%) OCP
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Firmware
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) MKS
3 2 (2.70%) Twitter
3 2 (2.70%) Citrix
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) VMware
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