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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET 7 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.83% 24.09% 11.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.92% 73.33% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 12
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£290 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -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 £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
.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
26 45 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 17.93% 32.85% 42.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 37
Average daily rate £300 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £338 £400
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 - £12.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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
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 30 January 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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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 -8 6 £290 +5.45% 10
Great Yarmouth - - - - 2
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 43 (81.13%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) ASP.NET
3 27 (50.94%) MVC
4 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (32.08%) .NET Framework
6 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
7 16 (30.19%) HTML
7 16 (30.19%) CSS
8 15 (28.30%) Scrum
9 14 (26.42%) jQuery
10 12 (22.64%) Web Services
10 12 (22.64%) SQL
10 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
12 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
12 10 (18.87%) TDD
13 9 (16.98%) Ajax
13 9 (16.98%) HTML5
13 9 (16.98%) VB.NET
13 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
13 9 (16.98%) OO
14 8 (15.09%) XHTML
14 8 (15.09%) VB
14 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (15.09%) Degree
14 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
14 8 (15.09%) CSS3
15 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
16 6 (11.32%) Git (software)

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
1 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) DTS
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.43%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.43%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Flex Builder
4 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Developer
2 22 (41.51%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Programmer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.77%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (1.89%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) ASP.NET
2 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (32.08%) .NET Framework
4 16 (30.19%) HTML
4 16 (30.19%) CSS
5 14 (26.42%) jQuery
6 12 (22.64%) Web Services
6 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (16.98%) Ajax
7 9 (16.98%) HTML5
8 8 (15.09%) XHTML
8 8 (15.09%) CSS3
9 6 (11.32%) WPF
9 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (7.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (5.66%) WCF
12 2 (3.77%) ADO.NET
12 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
12 2 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (1.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) RIA
5 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.89%) Animation
5 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) UNIX
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) MVC
2 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) Scrum
4 10 (18.87%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) OO
6 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.32%) BDD
8 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Web Development
9 5 (9.43%) OOD
10 4 (7.55%) Coaching
11 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.66%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) C#
2 12 (22.64%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) VB.NET
5 8 (15.09%) VB
6 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.55%) VBA
8 1 (1.89%) VB6
8 1 (1.89%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) MCP
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) HNC
3 1 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) WCAG
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) HP
2 3 (5.66%) Citrix
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.89%) Sybase