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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 135 140 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 122 103 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 1.15% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.43% 4.93% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 71 89
Average daily rate
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£343 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
.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
2248 2091 2005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.09% 23.35% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1212 1068
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 121
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £20.50 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +18 36 £300 -14.28% 6
West Sussex -4 19 £425 -10.52% 9
Surrey +11 15 £338 +3.84% 20
Berkshire -29 13 £400 +2.56% 12
Hampshire -10 12 £350 +11.11% 20
Kent +12 10 £338 +15.87% 9
East Sussex -8 8 £315 -8.69% 6
Oxfordshire -18 8 £414 +0.30% 15
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 289 (100.00%) .NET
2 249 (86.16%) C#
3 174 (60.21%) ASP.NET
4 152 (52.60%) SQL Server
5 135 (46.71%) JavaScript
6 132 (45.67%) MVC
7 121 (41.87%) HTML
8 115 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
9 113 (39.10%) Entity Framework
10 107 (37.02%) CSS
11 101 (34.95%) jQuery
12 98 (33.91%) SQL
13 89 (30.80%) Microsoft
14 88 (30.45%) Web Services
15 83 (28.72%) WCF
15 83 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
16 77 (26.64%) Visual Studio
17 72 (24.91%) TDD
18 67 (23.18%) AngularJS
19 61 (21.11%) Scrum
19 61 (21.11%) XML
20 60 (20.76%) Windows
21 50 (17.30%) OO
22 48 (16.61%) Oracle
23 42 (14.53%) Team Foundation Server
24 39 (13.49%) Finance
25 35 (12.11%) SharePoint
25 35 (12.11%) BizTalk Server
26 34 (11.76%) Web Development
26 34 (11.76%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (12.11%) SharePoint
1 35 (12.11%) BizTalk Server
2 33 (11.42%) IIS
3 22 (7.61%) CMS
4 10 (3.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (3.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (2.77%) Node.js
6 6 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.73%) Apache
8 4 (1.38%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.38%) Kentico
9 3 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.69%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.35%) CMS400.NET
11 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.35%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.35%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 26 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.77%) MS Office
3 7 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.69%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (0.69%) SaaS
2 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.15%) HTTP
2 6 (2.08%) Internet
3 5 (1.73%) SSL
4 2 (0.69%) Broadband
4 2 (0.69%) FTP
4 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.35%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.35%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.35%) 802.15
5 1 (0.35%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (52.60%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (10.73%) Oracle Database
2 31 (10.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (6.57%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (3.81%) MySQL
7 8 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.08%) InterSystems Cache
8 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.08%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.73%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.38%) Big Data
10 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.04%) DTS
Development Applications
1 77 (26.64%) Visual Studio
2 42 (14.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (9.34%) NUnit
4 17 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 14 (4.84%) TeamCity
6 12 (4.15%) Selenium
7 11 (3.81%) StyleCop
7 11 (3.81%) Subversion
8 8 (2.77%) JIRA
9 7 (2.42%) MSBuild
10 6 (2.08%) ReSharper
10 6 (2.08%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.73%) Moq
11 5 (1.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (1.38%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.69%) ClearQuest
14 2 (0.69%) ClearCase
14 2 (0.69%) CruiseControl
General
1 39 (13.49%) Finance
2 10 (3.46%) Marketing
3 6 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.38%) Military
4 4 (1.38%) Publishing
5 3 (1.04%) Banking
5 3 (1.04%) Retail
5 3 (1.04%) Automotive
6 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Games
6 1 (0.35%) Electronics
6 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 222 (76.82%) Developer
2 117 (40.48%) .NET Developer
3 80 (27.68%) C# Developer
4 56 (19.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (15.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (12.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (9.34%) Web Developer
8 23 (7.96%) Senior Developer
9 18 (6.23%) Architect
10 17 (5.88%) Software Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (3.46%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.11%) BizTalk Administrator
13 9 (3.11%) BizTalk Developer
13 9 (3.11%) Web Architect
13 9 (3.11%) Administrator
14 8 (2.77%) SharePoint Developer
15 7 (2.42%) AWS Developer
15 7 (2.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (2.42%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (100.00%) .NET
2 174 (60.21%) ASP.NET
3 121 (41.87%) HTML
4 113 (39.10%) Entity Framework
5 107 (37.02%) CSS
6 101 (34.95%) jQuery
7 88 (30.45%) Web Services
8 83 (28.72%) WCF
8 83 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (23.18%) AngularJS
10 61 (21.11%) XML
11 34 (11.76%) LINQ
11 34 (11.76%) HTML5
12 25 (8.65%) Ajax
13 24 (8.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (8.30%) REST
14 23 (7.96%) WPF
15 21 (7.27%) CSS3
16 19 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.46%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.11%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.08%) Open Source
4 6 (2.08%) Social Media
5 5 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.38%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.38%) User Experience
7 3 (1.04%) Blog
7 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.69%) Google Search Appliance
8 2 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.69%) CMDB
9 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 60 (20.76%) Windows
2 18 (6.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (5.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.77%) Linux
6 3 (1.04%) Android
6 3 (1.04%) MVS
7 2 (0.69%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.35%) UNIX
8 1 (0.35%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.67%) MVC
2 115 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (24.91%) TDD
4 61 (21.11%) Scrum
5 50 (17.30%) OO
6 34 (11.76%) Web Development
7 24 (8.30%) CRM
8 23 (7.96%) Unit Testing
9 22 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (6.92%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.23%) BDD
12 17 (5.88%) OOP
13 14 (4.84%) MVVM
13 14 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (4.50%) Content Management
14 13 (4.50%) SOA
15 12 (4.15%) Automated Testing
16 10 (3.46%) OOD
16 10 (3.46%) UML
16 10 (3.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 249 (86.16%) C#
2 135 (46.71%) JavaScript
3 98 (33.91%) SQL
4 31 (10.73%) T-SQL
5 27 (9.34%) VB.NET
6 22 (7.61%) Java
7 17 (5.88%) C++
8 16 (5.54%) VB
9 12 (4.15%) PHP
9 12 (4.15%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.11%) VBScript
11 6 (2.08%) Ruby
11 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.73%) C
13 4 (1.38%) VB6
13 4 (1.38%) Scala
13 4 (1.38%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 2 (0.69%) Perl
15 1 (0.35%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 19 (6.57%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.23%) Degree
3 13 (4.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.04%) MCAD
5 3 (1.04%) MCSD
6 2 (0.69%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) MCTS
7 1 (0.35%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.11%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (0.69%) HL7
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (3.81%) ISA Server
2 4 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) vSphere
4 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.42%) Puppet
1 7 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.69%) SCOM
3 1 (0.35%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 89 (30.80%) Microsoft
2 48 (16.61%) Oracle
3 9 (3.11%) Sitecore
3 9 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (3.11%) Remedy
4 7 (2.42%) Ektron
4 7 (2.42%) Twitter
4 7 (2.42%) Google
5 4 (1.38%) VMware
6 3 (1.04%) Facebook
7 2 (0.69%) IBM
7 2 (0.69%) Adobe
7 2 (0.69%) Siebel
7 2 (0.69%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.69%) Aprimo
7 2 (0.69%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.69%) Tableau
8 1 (0.35%) hybris
8 1 (0.35%) Assembla
8 1 (0.35%) Demandware
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £50 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £401450 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago