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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 105 88 105
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 144 191 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 2.19% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.24% 8.73% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 118 88
Average daily rate
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£323 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.94
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.84%
.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
2306 2187 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.77% 25.03% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1300 1231 1168
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 79
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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 21 August 2014.

.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 21 August 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
Berkshire -8 33 £325 -16.12% 11
Buckinghamshire -18 25 £350 -6.66% 9
Oxfordshire +12 19 £275 - 4
East Sussex +5 19 £250 -16.66% 4
Surrey -11 16 £315 -21.25% 14
Hampshire -48 15 £375 +16.27% 11
West Sussex +4 8 £333 -1.48% 6
Middlesex - 3 £280 -
Kent -11 1 £310 +7.26% 1
Sussex - - - -
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 191 (77.33%) C#
3 145 (58.70%) SQL Server
4 134 (54.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 130 (52.63%) MVC
6 126 (51.01%) ASP.NET
7 106 (42.91%) HTML
8 91 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 91 (36.84%) CSS
9 86 (34.82%) jQuery
10 84 (34.01%) WCF
11 82 (33.20%) Microsoft
12 80 (32.39%) SQL
13 78 (31.58%) Visual Studio
14 71 (28.74%) Windows
15 68 (27.53%) ASP.NET MVC
16 67 (27.13%) Web Services
17 63 (25.51%) SQL Server 2008
18 57 (23.08%) XML
19 50 (20.24%) TDD
20 46 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
21 45 (18.22%) SharePoint
22 44 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
23 42 (17.00%) Scrum
24 41 (16.60%) Oracle
25 39 (15.79%) T-SQL
26 35 (14.17%) SQL Server 2012
27 33 (13.36%) IIS
28 30 (12.15%) MS Excel
28 30 (12.15%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 45 (18.22%) SharePoint
2 33 (13.36%) IIS
3 17 (6.88%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (6.48%) SharePoint Server
5 11 (4.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (4.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (3.24%) Node.js
6 8 (3.24%) CMS
7 6 (2.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (2.02%) ArcGIS
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.81%) DNN
10 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.81%) Papyrus
11 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.40%) Apache
11 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 30 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.81%) Exstream
3 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.62%) PaaS
3 2 (0.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.24%) LDAP
2 6 (2.43%) DNS
3 5 (2.02%) Internet
4 4 (1.62%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.21%) HTTP
6 2 (0.81%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) Firewall
7 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 63 (25.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (14.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (10.12%) Oracle Database
4 25 (10.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.67%) Relational Database
6 13 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (4.45%) IDOL
8 9 (3.64%) DTS
9 8 (3.24%) OLAP
10 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.83%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.43%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.21%) Big Data
13 3 (1.21%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 78 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 44 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (12.15%) NUnit
4 17 (6.88%) Git (software)
5 13 (5.26%) Subversion
6 9 (3.64%) SoapUI
7 8 (3.24%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.83%) Selenium
9 5 (2.02%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.02%) Hudson
9 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.02%) StyleCop
9 5 (2.02%) MSTest
10 4 (1.62%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (1.21%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.21%) Maven
11 3 (1.21%) JIRA
11 3 (1.21%) Jasmine
General
1 20 (8.10%) Finance
2 16 (6.48%) Marketing
3 4 (1.62%) Military
3 4 (1.62%) Retail
3 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.21%) Advertising
5 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.81%) Electronics
5 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Billing
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 180 (72.87%) Developer
2 102 (41.30%) .NET Developer
3 60 (24.29%) C# Developer
4 48 (19.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (10.12%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (8.50%) Web Developer
7 20 (8.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 13 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.05%) Analyst
9 10 (4.05%) Consultant
9 10 (4.05%) Software Engineer
9 10 (4.05%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.64%) Architect
11 7 (2.83%) .NET Web Developer
12 6 (2.43%) SharePoint Consultant
12 6 (2.43%) .NET Programmer
12 6 (2.43%) Team Leader
12 6 (2.43%) Programmer
12 6 (2.43%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 134 (54.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 126 (51.01%) ASP.NET
4 106 (42.91%) HTML
5 91 (36.84%) CSS
6 86 (34.82%) jQuery
7 84 (34.01%) WCF
8 68 (27.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (27.13%) Web Services
10 57 (23.08%) XML
11 30 (12.15%) HTML5
12 25 (10.12%) LINQ
12 25 (10.12%) Ajax
12 25 (10.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 25 (10.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (9.31%) REST
14 18 (7.29%) SOAP
15 17 (6.88%) XSLT
16 15 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 14 (5.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 12 (4.86%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.62%) Wiki
5 4 (1.62%) Blog
5 4 (1.62%) GIS
6 3 (1.21%) CESG
6 3 (1.21%) Open Source
7 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.81%) W3C
7 2 (0.81%) DTV
8 1 (0.40%) EPoS
8 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.40%) PDA
8 1 (0.40%) Statistics
8 1 (0.40%) iPhone
8 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 71 (28.74%) Windows
2 16 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.83%) UNIX
5 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.21%) Android
6 3 (1.21%) Linux
6 3 (1.21%) Windows NT
6 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (52.63%) MVC
2 50 (20.24%) TDD
3 46 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (17.00%) Scrum
5 30 (12.15%) Web Development
6 24 (9.72%) Software Engineering
7 23 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (8.91%) Workflow
8 22 (8.91%) SOA
9 21 (8.50%) OO
9 21 (8.50%) BDD
10 17 (6.88%) Unit Testing
11 15 (6.07%) UML
11 15 (6.07%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (4.45%) CRM
12 11 (4.45%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.45%) Configuration Management
12 11 (4.45%) Automated Testing
13 10 (4.05%) Document Management
13 10 (4.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 191 (77.33%) C#
2 91 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 80 (32.39%) SQL
4 39 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 22 (8.91%) Java
6 21 (8.50%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.05%) C
8 9 (3.64%) VB
9 6 (2.43%) C++
10 4 (1.62%) VBScript
10 4 (1.62%) Python
10 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.21%) XAML
12 2 (0.81%) VB6
12 2 (0.81%) VBA
12 2 (0.81%) VC++
12 2 (0.81%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.81%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.40%) Scala
13 1 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 27 (10.93%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.91%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.67%) Degree
4 7 (2.83%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.21%) MCSE
7 2 (0.81%) MCTS
7 2 (0.81%) MCITP
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.45%) SLA
2 5 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.81%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) HL7
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (33.20%) Microsoft
2 41 (16.60%) Oracle
3 11 (4.45%) Meridio
4 6 (2.43%) ESRI
4 6 (2.43%) Telerik
5 5 (2.02%) VMware
6 4 (1.62%) Informatica
7 3 (1.21%) SAP
7 3 (1.21%) Serena
7 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.21%) Adobe
7 3 (1.21%) Omniture
7 3 (1.21%) Unica
7 3 (1.21%) DevExpress
7 3 (1.21%) Ektron
8 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.81%) Twitter
8 2 (0.81%) HP
8 2 (0.81%) Cognos
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 23 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 325-350 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
83Zero
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
83Zero
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Sussex
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 13 days ago