The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 121 114 133
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 142 150 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.66% 1.61% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.44% 6.60% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 84 53
Average daily rate £338 £350 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £471 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £60.62 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.NET Framework
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2205 2273 1985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.77% 24.45% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1307 1080
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 62
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £32.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £17.75 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in the South East

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Surrey +4 30 £375 -9.09% 18
Kent +8 26 £338 -0.73% 14
East Sussex +11 19 £335 +3.07% 2
Berkshire -1 19 £375 +9.09% 11
Buckinghamshire +3 17 £419 +3.07% 3
Hampshire +3 17 £338 -1.81% 17
West Sussex +6 8 £319 -29.16% 5
Oxfordshire -4 3 £350 -26.31% 5
Middlesex -6 2 £338 -3.57%
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 281 (100.00%) .NET
2 244 (86.83%) C#
3 177 (62.99%) ASP.NET
4 161 (57.30%) Entity Framework
5 160 (56.94%) JavaScript
6 150 (53.38%) MVC
7 148 (52.67%) SQL Server
8 121 (43.06%) HTML
9 120 (42.70%) jQuery
10 107 (38.08%) CSS
11 96 (34.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 92 (32.74%) SQL
13 86 (30.60%) AngularJS
13 86 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
14 70 (24.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 68 (24.20%) Microsoft
16 62 (22.06%) WCF
17 61 (21.71%) TDD
18 60 (21.35%) Windows
19 57 (20.28%) Visual Studio
20 56 (19.93%) Team Foundation Server
21 54 (19.22%) HTML5
22 52 (18.51%) Web Services
23 50 (17.79%) XML
24 41 (14.59%) T-SQL
25 38 (13.52%) Oracle
25 38 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
26 37 (13.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 32 (11.39%) IIS
28 31 (11.03%) Windows Server

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (11.39%) IIS
2 22 (7.83%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.05%) Node.js
4 13 (4.63%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (3.91%) CMS
7 6 (2.14%) K2 blackpearl
7 6 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.07%) JBoss
10 2 (0.71%) Apache
10 2 (0.71%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.42%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (1.07%) Office 365
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) Intranet
2 3 (1.07%) FTP
2 3 (1.07%) Network Security
3 2 (0.71%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.71%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.36%) LAN
4 1 (0.36%) NAS
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) SMTP
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (52.67%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (3.56%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.14%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.78%) InterSystems Cache
8 5 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.42%) GIS
9 4 (1.42%) MySQL
9 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.07%) DTS
10 3 (1.07%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 57 (20.28%) Visual Studio
2 56 (19.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (8.19%) Jasmine
4 21 (7.47%) Selenium
5 17 (6.05%) Git (software)
6 16 (5.69%) NUnit
7 15 (5.34%) Subversion
8 11 (3.91%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (3.56%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.78%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (1.42%) Moq
12 4 (1.42%) NuGet
13 3 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.07%) Fiddler
13 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.07%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (9.25%) Finance
2 9 (3.20%) Marketing
3 5 (1.78%) Military
3 5 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.42%) Banking
5 3 (1.07%) Electronics
5 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.71%) Advertising
6 2 (0.71%) Front Office
6 2 (0.71%) Games
6 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 210 (74.73%) Developer
2 161 (57.30%) .NET Developer
3 111 (39.50%) C# Developer
4 91 (32.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 72 (25.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 55 (19.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 30 (10.68%) Web Developer
9 26 (9.25%) .NET Web Developer
10 25 (8.90%) C# Web Developer
11 24 (8.54%) SQL Developer
12 21 (7.47%) HTML Developer
13 20 (7.12%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (6.05%) HTML CSS Developer
14 17 (6.05%) Senior Developer
15 14 (4.98%) Software Developer
15 14 (4.98%) SQL Server Developer
16 11 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
16 11 (3.91%) Test Engineer
17 9 (3.20%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (100.00%) .NET
2 177 (62.99%) ASP.NET
3 161 (57.30%) Entity Framework
4 121 (43.06%) HTML
5 120 (42.70%) jQuery
6 107 (38.08%) CSS
7 96 (34.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 86 (30.60%) AngularJS
9 70 (24.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 62 (22.06%) WCF
11 54 (19.22%) HTML5
12 52 (18.51%) Web Services
13 50 (17.79%) XML
14 37 (13.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 29 (10.32%) Ajax
16 27 (9.61%) CSS3
17 23 (8.19%) RESTful
18 21 (7.47%) REST
18 21 (7.47%) XSLT
19 20 (7.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.34%) N-Tier
2 9 (3.20%) User Experience
3 8 (2.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.14%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.78%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.71%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.71%) Tandem
9 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.71%) W3C
10 1 (0.36%) Clustering
10 1 (0.36%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.35%) Windows
2 31 (11.03%) Windows Server
3 18 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.42%) Linux
5 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) CentOS
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (53.38%) MVC
2 86 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (21.71%) TDD
4 28 (9.96%) Unit Testing
5 27 (9.61%) Web Development
6 26 (9.25%) BDD
6 26 (9.25%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (8.54%) OO
7 24 (8.54%) SDLC
8 22 (7.83%) Front End Development
9 19 (6.76%) Scrum
10 17 (6.05%) SOA
11 16 (5.69%) Software Engineering
11 16 (5.69%) Workflow
12 13 (4.63%) ITIL
13 12 (4.27%) Waterfall
14 10 (3.56%) E-Commerce
14 10 (3.56%) Service Management
15 9 (3.20%) Dependency Injection
15 9 (3.20%) UML
Programming Languages
1 244 (86.83%) C#
2 160 (56.94%) JavaScript
3 92 (32.74%) SQL
4 41 (14.59%) T-SQL
5 18 (6.41%) PowerShell
6 17 (6.05%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.98%) Java
8 10 (3.56%) XAML
9 8 (2.85%) C
9 8 (2.85%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.49%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.78%) PHP
11 5 (1.78%) VB
11 5 (1.78%) VBScript
12 4 (1.42%) Ruby
13 3 (1.07%) C++
14 2 (0.71%) Python
15 1 (0.36%) IronPython
15 1 (0.36%) R
15 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.05%) Degree
2 17 (6.05%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.07%) MCSD
4 3 (1.07%) MCSE
4 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.91%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) ISA Server
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.36%) OpenView
1 1 (0.36%) SCCM
1 1 (0.36%) SCOM
1 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 68 (24.20%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.52%) Oracle
3 10 (3.56%) ServiceNow
4 6 (2.14%) Google
4 6 (2.14%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.14%) Twitter
5 4 (1.42%) Remedy
5 4 (1.42%) Telerik
6 2 (0.71%) Apple
6 2 (0.71%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.71%) HP
6 2 (0.71%) SAP
6 2 (0.71%) Trillium
6 2 (0.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) BT
7 1 (0.36%) Citrix
7 1 (0.36%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.36%) Serena
7 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
South East England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £280 - £310 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago