The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.06% 29.82% 13.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.53% 73.91% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 10
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£300 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
.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 Norfolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 69 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 25.44% 40.35% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 33
Average daily rate £300 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Norfolk region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Norfolk region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 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
Norwich -5 13 £300 +9.09% 10
Great Yarmouth - - - - 3
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 53 (81.54%) C#
2 40 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 36 (55.38%) MVC
4 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 19 (29.23%) HTML
7 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
8 18 (27.69%) CSS
9 16 (24.62%) jQuery
10 15 (23.08%) Scrum
10 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (21.54%) Web Services
12 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.46%) SQL
13 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
13 12 (18.46%) TDD
14 11 (16.92%) Web Development
14 11 (16.92%) HTML5
14 11 (16.92%) VB
14 11 (16.92%) VB.NET
14 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
15 10 (15.38%) Ajax
15 10 (15.38%) CSS3
16 9 (13.85%) Degree
16 9 (13.85%) OO
16 9 (13.85%) XHTML
17 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
17 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) DTS
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.54%) MS Access
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) CruiseControl
3 5 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) Flex Builder
4 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (78.46%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Software Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Web Developer
4 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Programmer
5 4 (6.15%) Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) UI Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) .NET Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Systems Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 19 (29.23%) HTML
5 18 (27.69%) CSS
6 16 (24.62%) jQuery
7 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (21.54%) Web Services
9 11 (16.92%) HTML5
10 10 (15.38%) CSS3
10 10 (15.38%) Ajax
11 9 (13.85%) XHTML
12 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 6 (9.23%) WPF
14 5 (7.69%) WCF
15 4 (6.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 2 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
16 2 (3.08%) ADO.NET
16 2 (3.08%) RESTful
16 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) CMDB
5 1 (1.54%) RIA
5 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.54%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.54%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) UNIX
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) MVC
2 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.08%) Scrum
4 12 (18.46%) TDD
5 11 (16.92%) Web Development
6 9 (13.85%) OO
7 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.77%) BDD
8 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
10 5 (7.69%) OOD
11 4 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (6.15%) Coaching
12 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.62%) Knowledge Management
12 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (81.54%) C#
2 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.46%) SQL
3 11 (16.92%) VB
3 11 (16.92%) VB.NET
4 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.15%) VBA
6 2 (3.08%) VB6
7 1 (1.54%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MCP
3 2 (3.08%) HNC
3 2 (3.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) WCAG
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) HP
2 3 (4.62%) Citrix
3 2 (3.08%) Adobe
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) Sybase
4 1 (1.54%) Xamarin