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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 149 107 78
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -29
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 128 157 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 1.72% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 6.82% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 95 119
Average daily rate
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£360 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £225 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -9.09%
.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
2577 2302 2284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.00% 25.17% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1678 1301 1280
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 44 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -8 33 £375 +7.14% 4
Kent +26 22 £338 +8.87% 8
Berkshire -19 21 £525 +61.53% 15
Surrey -6 16 £388 +19.23% 17
West Sussex -6 16 £400 +20.30% 6
East Sussex -9 14 £325 +30.00% 6
Hampshire -14 10 £313 -16.66% 19
Oxfordshire -41 1 £275 - 9
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 245 (100.00%) .NET
2 219 (89.39%) C#
3 137 (55.92%) ASP.NET
4 136 (55.51%) MVC
5 129 (52.65%) SQL Server
6 123 (50.20%) JavaScript
7 102 (41.63%) HTML
7 102 (41.63%) Entity Framework
8 95 (38.78%) SQL
9 94 (38.37%) jQuery
10 87 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
11 79 (32.24%) CSS
12 75 (30.61%) Microsoft
13 70 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 63 (25.71%) AngularJS
14 63 (25.71%) Web Services
15 57 (23.27%) WCF
16 52 (21.22%) HTML5
17 51 (20.82%) TDD
18 50 (20.41%) Windows
19 48 (19.59%) XML
19 48 (19.59%) Visual Studio
20 39 (15.92%) CSS3
21 37 (15.10%) Unit Testing
22 35 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
22 35 (14.29%) Oracle
23 34 (13.88%) Finance
23 34 (13.88%) IIS
24 33 (13.47%) T-SQL
25 30 (12.24%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (13.88%) IIS
2 22 (8.98%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.08%) CMS
5 9 (3.67%) K2 blackpearl
6 8 (3.27%) Apache
7 7 (2.86%) MQSeries
8 6 (2.45%) Node.js
9 5 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.63%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (1.63%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.22%) JBoss
11 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.82%) Zimbra
13 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.22%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.22%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.22%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.22%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.86%) Wireshark
2 6 (2.45%) Internet
3 5 (2.04%) HTTP
4 4 (1.63%) SSL
5 3 (1.22%) FTP
6 2 (0.82%) DNS
7 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.41%) Intranet
7 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (52.65%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.76%) Oracle Database
4 18 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (6.53%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (4.08%) MySQL
8 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.86%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (2.45%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.04%) DTS
12 4 (1.63%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (1.63%) OLAP
13 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 48 (19.59%) Visual Studio
2 28 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (7.76%) Selenium
4 18 (7.35%) TeamCity
4 18 (7.35%) Git (software)
5 14 (5.71%) Fiddler
6 11 (4.49%) Subversion
6 11 (4.49%) ReSharper
7 8 (3.27%) WebDriver
7 8 (3.27%) SoapUI
8 7 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (2.86%) NUnit
8 7 (2.86%) LoadUI
9 6 (2.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (2.45%) MSBuild
9 6 (2.45%) Jasmine
10 5 (2.04%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.04%) JIRA
10 5 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.63%) HP UFT
General
1 34 (13.88%) Finance
2 9 (3.67%) Marketing
3 4 (1.63%) Retail
4 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.22%) Automotive
4 3 (1.22%) Legal
4 3 (1.22%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.82%) Military
5 2 (0.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 162 (66.12%) Developer
2 95 (38.78%) .NET Developer
3 60 (24.49%) C# Developer
4 46 (18.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (12.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 19 (7.76%) Senior Developer
9 15 (6.12%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.90%) Architect
10 12 (4.90%) Analyst
10 12 (4.90%) Consultant
10 12 (4.90%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (3.67%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (3.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.67%) Web Architect
14 8 (3.27%) BizTalk Consultant
14 8 (3.27%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (100.00%) .NET
2 137 (55.92%) ASP.NET
3 102 (41.63%) HTML
3 102 (41.63%) Entity Framework
4 94 (38.37%) jQuery
5 79 (32.24%) CSS
6 70 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (25.71%) AngularJS
7 63 (25.71%) Web Services
8 57 (23.27%) WCF
9 52 (21.22%) HTML5
10 48 (19.59%) XML
11 39 (15.92%) CSS3
12 29 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (10.20%) LINQ
14 23 (9.39%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (8.16%) Ajax
17 18 (7.35%) Razor View Engine
17 18 (7.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.90%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.45%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.04%) W3C
4 5 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.63%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.63%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.22%) User Experience
6 3 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.22%) Statistics
6 3 (1.22%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.82%) Google Search Appliance
7 2 (0.82%) Social Media
7 2 (0.82%) EPoS
8 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.41%) Windows
2 18 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.27%) UNIX
6 7 (2.86%) Linux
7 4 (1.63%) Windows NT
8 3 (1.22%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (55.51%) MVC
2 87 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (20.82%) TDD
4 37 (15.10%) Unit Testing
5 30 (12.24%) Web Development
5 30 (12.24%) SOA
6 28 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (11.02%) OO
8 20 (8.16%) Scrum
9 18 (7.35%) OOP
10 17 (6.94%) CRM
11 16 (6.53%) Software Engineering
11 16 (6.53%) BDD
12 14 (5.71%) E-Commerce
12 14 (5.71%) Workflow
13 12 (4.90%) MVVM
13 12 (4.90%) SDLC
14 11 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (4.49%) ITIL
15 10 (4.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 219 (89.39%) C#
2 123 (50.20%) JavaScript
3 95 (38.78%) SQL
4 33 (13.47%) T-SQL
5 22 (8.98%) VB.NET
6 19 (7.76%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.71%) VBScript
7 14 (5.71%) VB
8 13 (5.31%) Java
9 10 (4.08%) C++
10 5 (2.04%) Perl
10 5 (2.04%) VB6
10 5 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.63%) C-shell
11 4 (1.63%) Ruby
12 2 (0.82%) C
12 2 (0.82%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.41%) Delphi
13 1 (0.41%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 19 (7.76%) Degree
2 6 (2.45%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.82%) MCAD
4 2 (0.82%) MCSD
4 2 (0.82%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.86%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.82%) HL7
4 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 7 (2.86%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.22%) Puppet
2 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.41%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 75 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.29%) Oracle
3 15 (6.12%) Remedy
4 6 (2.45%) Google
4 6 (2.45%) Twitter
5 5 (2.04%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.22%) Tableau
6 3 (1.22%) Eloqua
6 3 (1.22%) Aprimo
6 3 (1.22%) Adobe
6 3 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.82%) Siebel
7 2 (0.82%) IBM
7 2 (0.82%) Serena
8 1 (0.41%) Telerik
8 1 (0.41%) Demandware
8 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) Apple
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