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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
England / South East
Rank 147 128 144
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 91 130 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.25% 1.58% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.87% 5.94% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 84 66
Median daily rate £360 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £436 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £46.42 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.05 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-29.73% +2.66%

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
1868 2189 2304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.65% 26.68% 24.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1108 1425 1364
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 64 44
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.80 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent +12 29 £338 - 11
Hampshire +9 14 £390 +7.58% 16
Surrey 0 14 £385 -2.22% 12
Berkshire -1 12 £500 +33.33% 13
Buckinghamshire -6 8 £400 +6.66% 8
East Sussex -2 6 £363 +31.81% 4
West Sussex -3 4 £350 +12.00% 7
Oxfordshire -4 4 £400 +18.51% 11
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 214 (100.00%) .NET
2 185 (86.45%) C#
3 120 (56.07%) SQL Server
4 111 (51.87%) MVC
5 109 (50.93%) JavaScript
5 109 (50.93%) Entity Framework
6 107 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 86 (40.19%) SQL
8 73 (34.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 71 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (32.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 67 (31.31%) HTML
11 67 (31.31%) CSS
11 67 (31.31%) AngularJS
12 60 (28.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 53 (24.77%) Visual Studio
13 53 (24.77%) Web Services
14 52 (24.30%) XML
14 52 (24.30%) Microsoft
15 47 (21.96%) Microsoft Azure
16 46 (21.50%) TDD
17 42 (19.63%) jQuery
18 34 (15.89%) Web Development
19 33 (15.42%) Oracle
20 32 (14.95%) T-SQL
20 32 (14.95%) Git (software)
21 31 (14.49%) WCF
22 29 (13.55%) HTML5
22 29 (13.55%) Front End Development
23 27 (12.62%) Selenium

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (9.81%) IIS
2 15 (7.01%) Umbraco
3 14 (6.54%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (6.54%) CMS
4 9 (4.21%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.34%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.40%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.93%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.47%) Jetty
8 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.47%) nginx
8 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.74%) MS Office
2 8 (3.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 47 (21.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.27%) DNS
1 7 (3.27%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (56.07%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (7.94%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (4.21%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (2.80%) DB2
9 6 (2.80%) MS Access
10 5 (2.34%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.40%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.47%) GIS
13 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (28.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (24.77%) Visual Studio
3 32 (14.95%) Git (software)
4 27 (12.62%) Selenium
5 16 (7.48%) SpecFlow
6 13 (6.07%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.21%) Grunt
7 9 (4.21%) Subversion
8 8 (3.74%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.74%) MSBuild
8 8 (3.74%) NUnit
8 8 (3.74%) WiX
9 7 (3.27%) gulp
9 7 (3.27%) MSI
9 7 (3.27%) webpack
10 4 (1.87%) AppVeyor
10 4 (1.87%) Moq
10 4 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (7.48%) Finance
2 4 (1.87%) Retail
3 3 (1.40%) Advertising
3 3 (1.40%) Back Office
3 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.40%) Marketing
4 2 (0.93%) Automotive
4 2 (0.93%) Banking
4 2 (0.93%) German Language
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Military
5 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 182 (85.05%) Developer
2 127 (59.35%) .NET Developer
3 86 (40.19%) C# Developer
4 79 (36.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (13.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (9.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (8.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 17 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 17 (7.94%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (7.01%) SQL Developer
10 13 (6.07%) Microsoft Developer
11 11 (5.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (4.67%) Automation Tester
12 10 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (4.67%) HTML Developer
12 10 (4.67%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.67%) Tester
13 9 (4.21%) Angular Developer
13 9 (4.21%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (50.93%) Entity Framework
3 107 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 73 (34.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 70 (32.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (31.31%) AngularJS
6 67 (31.31%) CSS
6 67 (31.31%) HTML
7 53 (24.77%) Web Services
8 52 (24.30%) XML
9 42 (19.63%) jQuery
10 31 (14.49%) WCF
11 29 (13.55%) HTML5
12 27 (12.62%) LINQ
13 22 (10.28%) React
14 21 (9.81%) JSON
14 21 (9.81%) REST
15 18 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 16 (7.48%) KnockoutJS
17 15 (7.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.14%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.21%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.40%) Statistics
5 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.93%) User Experience
6 1 (0.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.21%) Windows
2 9 (4.21%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (51.87%) MVC
2 71 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (21.50%) TDD
4 34 (15.89%) Web Development
5 29 (13.55%) Front End Development
6 22 (10.28%) Scrum
7 21 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (7.48%) OO
9 14 (6.54%) SDLC
10 13 (6.07%) Multithreading
11 12 (5.61%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.61%) Concurrent Programming
11 12 (5.61%) Multithreaded Programming
12 11 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.14%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.21%) BDD
13 9 (4.21%) DevOps
13 9 (4.21%) Software Engineering
14 8 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (3.74%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 185 (86.45%) C#
2 109 (50.93%) JavaScript
3 86 (40.19%) SQL
4 32 (14.95%) T-SQL
5 14 (6.54%) TypeScript
6 13 (6.07%) VB
7 11 (5.14%) Java
8 9 (4.21%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.21%) VBA
9 8 (3.74%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.87%) PHP
11 3 (1.40%) C++
11 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.47%) Python
12 1 (0.47%) Ruby
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
12 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.27%) Degree
4 5 (2.34%) ISEB
4 5 (2.34%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.94%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.42%) Oracle
3 17 (7.94%) Xamarin
4 10 (4.67%) Sitecore
5 8 (3.74%) BMC
5 8 (3.74%) DevExpress
5 8 (3.74%) Remedy
6 6 (2.80%) AppDynamics
7 5 (2.34%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.93%) Avaya
8 2 (0.93%) Genesys
8 2 (0.93%) SAP
8 2 (0.93%) Telerik
9 1 (0.47%) Google
9 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
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