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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 112 134 112
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 171 105 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.74% 1.19% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.05% 5.13% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 61 53
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
.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
2424 2048 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.73% 23.13% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1415 1138 911
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 57 92
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £15.55 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £41.00 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

.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 27 February 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
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 27 February 2015.

.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 27 February 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 +7 31 £314 -21.56% 11
Berkshire +2 27 £363 +3.57% 10
Surrey +12 26 £381 +17.30% 17
Hampshire -16 21 £338 -11.47% 10
East Sussex +13 18 £308 -27.64% 5
Kent 0 15 £340 +33.33% 3
West Sussex -8 11 £450 -5.26% 6
Oxfordshire -15 10 £425 +30.76% 18
Middlesex +9 6 £350 -26.31% 1
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 299 (100.00%) .NET
2 244 (81.61%) C#
3 169 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 166 (55.52%) ASP.NET
5 149 (49.83%) MVC
6 144 (48.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 138 (46.15%) JavaScript
8 131 (43.81%) HTML
9 122 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
10 121 (40.47%) CSS
11 107 (35.79%) jQuery
12 106 (35.45%) WCF
13 101 (33.78%) SQL
14 92 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 86 (28.76%) TDD
16 85 (28.43%) Microsoft
17 81 (27.09%) Web Services
18 75 (25.08%) Visual Studio
19 71 (23.75%) Scrum
20 62 (20.74%) Windows
21 58 (19.40%) XML
22 57 (19.06%) AngularJS
23 51 (17.06%) Team Foundation Server
24 45 (15.05%) OO
25 43 (14.38%) Oracle
26 42 (14.05%) Finance
27 41 (13.71%) SharePoint
27 41 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
28 37 (12.37%) NUnit
28 37 (12.37%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 41 (13.71%) SharePoint
2 36 (12.04%) BizTalk Server
3 31 (10.37%) IIS
4 19 (6.35%) CMS
5 16 (5.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (3.68%) Node.js
8 8 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (2.01%) Kentico
9 6 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (1.67%) Apache
10 5 (1.67%) Lync
11 4 (1.34%) Umbraco
11 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Portal
12 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.00%) FileNet
12 3 (1.00%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.00%) Documentum
13 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.01%) MS Office
3 6 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.67%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 14 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.00%) PaaS
2 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.67%) Office 365
3 2 (0.67%) Yammer
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.68%) HTTP
2 4 (1.34%) Internet
3 3 (1.00%) FTP
4 2 (0.67%) Broadband
4 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.67%) Intranet
5 1 (0.33%) 802.15
5 1 (0.33%) SSH
5 1 (0.33%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.33%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) SSL
5 1 (0.33%) LDAP
5 1 (0.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (9.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (9.03%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.01%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.68%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.68%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.01%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.67%) MySQL
9 5 (1.67%) Big Data
10 4 (1.34%) IDOL
11 2 (0.67%) SQLite
11 2 (0.67%) DTS
11 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 75 (25.08%) Visual Studio
2 51 (17.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (12.37%) NUnit
4 17 (5.69%) Selenium
5 15 (5.02%) Git (software)
6 13 (4.35%) StyleCop
6 13 (4.35%) Subversion
7 9 (3.01%) MSTest
8 8 (2.68%) Moq
9 7 (2.34%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.67%) JIRA
10 5 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.34%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.34%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.34%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.00%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.00%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 42 (14.05%) Finance
2 7 (2.34%) Publishing
2 7 (2.34%) Banking
3 6 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.67%) Marketing
5 4 (1.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.34%) Retail
6 2 (0.67%) Games
6 2 (0.67%) Military
7 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 238 (79.60%) Developer
2 132 (44.15%) .NET Developer
3 88 (29.43%) C# Developer
4 70 (23.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (15.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (12.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 20 (6.69%) Software Developer
9 18 (6.02%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.01%) Architect
11 9 (3.01%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (3.01%) WPF Developer
12 8 (2.68%) .NET Web Developer
13 7 (2.34%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (2.34%) Consultant
13 7 (2.34%) Administrator
14 6 (2.01%) Analyst
14 6 (2.01%) Author
14 6 (2.01%) Technical Author
14 6 (2.01%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (100.00%) .NET
2 166 (55.52%) ASP.NET
3 144 (48.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 131 (43.81%) HTML
5 121 (40.47%) CSS
6 107 (35.79%) jQuery
7 106 (35.45%) WCF
8 92 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 81 (27.09%) Web Services
10 58 (19.40%) XML
11 57 (19.06%) AngularJS
12 32 (10.70%) LINQ
13 30 (10.03%) HTML5
13 30 (10.03%) WPF
14 24 (8.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (7.36%) Ajax
16 21 (7.02%) REST
17 18 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 18 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (6.02%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.01%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.68%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (3.01%) Social Media
5 7 (2.34%) Open Source
6 5 (1.67%) User Experience
6 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.67%) CMDB
7 4 (1.34%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.34%) W3C
7 4 (1.34%) Clustering
8 3 (1.00%) EPoS
8 3 (1.00%) Blog
8 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.67%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.67%) PKI
10 1 (0.33%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.74%) Windows
2 15 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (3.34%) Linux
3 10 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.00%) Android
6 2 (0.67%) UNIX
6 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.33%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (49.83%) MVC
2 122 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (28.76%) TDD
4 71 (23.75%) Scrum
5 45 (15.05%) OO
6 29 (9.70%) BDD
7 24 (8.03%) MVVM
8 22 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (7.36%) SOA
9 21 (7.02%) Unit Testing
10 20 (6.69%) Web Development
11 18 (6.02%) CRM
11 18 (6.02%) Software Engineering
12 15 (5.02%) Workflow
12 15 (5.02%) Automated Testing
12 15 (5.02%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (4.01%) Configuration Management
14 11 (3.68%) Content Management
14 11 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (3.34%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 244 (81.61%) C#
2 138 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 101 (33.78%) SQL
4 37 (12.37%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.36%) Java
6 17 (5.69%) VB.NET
7 16 (5.35%) PHP
8 14 (4.68%) PowerShell
9 13 (4.35%) C++
10 9 (3.01%) VB
11 8 (2.68%) XAML
12 7 (2.34%) C
12 7 (2.34%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.67%) Scala
13 5 (1.67%) Ruby
14 4 (1.34%) Bourne shell
14 4 (1.34%) VBScript
15 3 (1.00%) VB6
16 2 (0.67%) VC++
16 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (6.69%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.02%) Degree
3 13 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.01%) VCP4
5 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.34%) MCTS
7 3 (1.00%) MCITP
8 1 (0.33%) MCPD
8 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) MCAD
8 1 (0.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.34%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (4.01%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.01%) ISA Server
3 5 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.68%) Puppet
1 8 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 85 (28.43%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.38%) Oracle
3 9 (3.01%) Twitter
4 8 (2.68%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.68%) Ektron
5 6 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.34%) Remedy
6 4 (1.34%) VMware
7 3 (1.00%) Vignette
7 3 (1.00%) Facebook
7 3 (1.00%) Google
7 3 (1.00%) Lotus
8 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.67%) Unica
8 2 (0.67%) Adobe
8 2 (0.67%) Meridio
8 2 (0.67%) ESRI
9 1 (0.33%) Capita
9 1 (0.33%) Informatica
9 1 (0.33%) Assembla
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