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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 155 137 91
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -46
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 115 117 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.20% 1.27% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.58% 5.20% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 74 103
Average daily rate
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£350 £305 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
.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
2511 2250 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.30% 24.45% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1607 1257 1145
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.85 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

.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 30 July 2015.

.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
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 30 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
Buckinghamshire +11 31 £305 -12.85% 5
Kent +14 22 £338 +5.05% 7
West Sussex -3 14 £369 +10.90% 4
Berkshire -7 14 £425 +31.78% 11
Hampshire -3 11 £381 +1.66% 13
Surrey -3 11 £400 +6.66% 11
East Sussex -6 11 £350 +55.55% 6
Oxfordshire -37 5 £475 +58.33% 6
Sussex - 1 £350 -
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 265 (100.00%) .NET
2 234 (88.30%) C#
3 150 (56.60%) SQL Server
4 149 (56.23%) ASP.NET
5 141 (53.21%) MVC
6 125 (47.17%) JavaScript
7 114 (43.02%) HTML
7 114 (43.02%) Entity Framework
8 96 (36.23%) SQL
9 95 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (35.85%) jQuery
10 87 (32.83%) CSS
11 81 (30.57%) Microsoft
12 73 (27.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 69 (26.04%) WCF
13 69 (26.04%) Visual Studio
14 67 (25.28%) Web Services
15 66 (24.91%) AngularJS
16 60 (22.64%) TDD
17 53 (20.00%) Windows
18 51 (19.25%) XML
19 47 (17.74%) HTML5
20 43 (16.23%) Oracle
21 37 (13.96%) OO
21 37 (13.96%) Scrum
22 36 (13.58%) Finance
22 36 (13.58%) IIS
23 34 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
23 34 (12.83%) CSS3
24 33 (12.45%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 36 (13.58%) IIS
2 23 (8.68%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (5.28%) CMS
3 14 (5.28%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.64%) Node.js
5 6 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.89%) K2 blackpearl
6 5 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.51%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.51%) Apache
7 4 (1.51%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.13%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.75%) Zimbra
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 26 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.64%) MS Office
3 6 (2.26%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.13%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.13%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.15%) HTTP
2 6 (2.26%) Internet
3 5 (1.89%) SSL
4 3 (1.13%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.75%) Intranet
5 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.38%) VPN
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
6 1 (0.38%) 802.15
6 1 (0.38%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.38%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (10.19%) Oracle Database
4 26 (9.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (5.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.77%) MySQL
8 8 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.64%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.64%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.26%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (1.51%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (1.51%) OLAP
11 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 69 (26.04%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 19 (7.17%) TeamCity
5 17 (6.42%) Selenium
6 16 (6.04%) NUnit
7 14 (5.28%) Subversion
8 11 (4.15%) ReSharper
9 9 (3.40%) Fiddler
10 8 (3.02%) WebDriver
10 8 (3.02%) StyleCop
10 8 (3.02%) SoapUI
10 8 (3.02%) MSBuild
11 6 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.26%) LoadUI
12 5 (1.89%) JIRA
13 4 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (1.51%) HP UFT
13 4 (1.51%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (13.58%) Finance
2 10 (3.77%) Marketing
3 5 (1.89%) Retail
4 4 (1.51%) Military
5 3 (1.13%) Automotive
5 3 (1.13%) Legal
5 3 (1.13%) Publishing
6 2 (0.75%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 189 (71.32%) Developer
2 114 (43.02%) .NET Developer
3 79 (29.81%) C# Developer
4 58 (21.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (17.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (13.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (7.92%) Web Developer
8 20 (7.55%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.66%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.53%) Architect
10 12 (4.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (4.15%) Analyst
11 11 (4.15%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.77%) Senior C# Developer
12 10 (3.77%) BizTalk Developer
13 9 (3.40%) Web Architect
13 9 (3.40%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (3.02%) C# Software Engineer
14 8 (3.02%) Consultant
15 7 (2.64%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (100.00%) .NET
2 149 (56.23%) ASP.NET
3 114 (43.02%) HTML
3 114 (43.02%) Entity Framework
4 95 (35.85%) jQuery
5 87 (32.83%) CSS
6 73 (27.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (26.04%) WCF
8 67 (25.28%) Web Services
9 66 (24.91%) AngularJS
10 51 (19.25%) XML
11 47 (17.74%) HTML5
12 34 (12.83%) CSS3
13 33 (12.45%) LINQ
14 28 (10.57%) REST
15 22 (8.30%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (8.30%) WPF
16 21 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (7.92%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (7.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.77%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.40%) N-Tier
4 5 (1.89%) W3C
4 5 (1.89%) Data Integration
4 5 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (1.89%) Social Media
4 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.51%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.13%) User Experience
6 3 (1.13%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.13%) Statistics
7 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.75%) EPoS
7 2 (0.75%) Google Search Appliance
8 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.00%) Windows
2 13 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (3.02%) UNIX
4 8 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.64%) Linux
6 4 (1.51%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.13%) MVS
7 3 (1.13%) Android
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (53.21%) MVC
2 95 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (22.64%) TDD
4 37 (13.96%) Scrum
4 37 (13.96%) OO
5 32 (12.08%) Web Development
6 24 (9.06%) Unit Testing
6 24 (9.06%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (7.92%) OOP
8 19 (7.17%) CRM
9 18 (6.79%) Software Engineering
9 18 (6.79%) MVVM
10 17 (6.42%) SOA
11 15 (5.66%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.53%) BDD
13 11 (4.15%) UML
13 11 (4.15%) ITIL
13 11 (4.15%) Workflow
14 9 (3.40%) Systems Analysis
15 8 (3.02%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 234 (88.30%) C#
2 125 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 96 (36.23%) SQL
4 27 (10.19%) T-SQL
5 20 (7.55%) VB.NET
6 19 (7.17%) Java
7 15 (5.66%) PL/SQL
8 14 (5.28%) VB
9 12 (4.53%) C++
9 12 (4.53%) VBScript
10 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.26%) Perl
12 5 (1.89%) VB6
12 5 (1.89%) Ruby
13 4 (1.51%) PHP
13 4 (1.51%) C
13 4 (1.51%) Bourne shell
13 4 (1.51%) C-shell
14 2 (0.75%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.38%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 22 (8.30%) Degree
2 8 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.13%) MCAD
5 3 (1.13%) MCSD
6 2 (0.75%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.38%) MCTS
7 1 (0.38%) MCPD
7 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.64%) QA
2 4 (1.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.13%) HL7
4 2 (0.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.89%) ISA Server
2 3 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) vSphere
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) Puppet
1 6 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.75%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 81 (30.57%) Microsoft
2 43 (16.23%) Oracle
3 13 (4.91%) Remedy
4 8 (3.02%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.26%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.89%) Google
7 3 (1.13%) Aprimo
7 3 (1.13%) VMware
7 3 (1.13%) Tableau
7 3 (1.13%) Eloqua
7 3 (1.13%) Adobe
8 2 (0.75%) Siebel
8 2 (0.75%) IBM
9 1 (0.38%) SAP
9 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.38%) Demandware
9 1 (0.38%) Assembla
9 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.38%) Serena
9 1 (0.38%) hybris
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ntrinsic Consulting
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McLaren Racing
Rate: Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 days ago