The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 24 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 8 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.28% 13.15% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 14.14% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 17
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£420 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +16.66%
.NET Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
180 198 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.26% 92.96% 97.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 142 203
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 21
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.63 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £25.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Suffolk region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Suffolk region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ipswich -9 3 £403 +3.20%
Stowmarket - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (97.30%) C#
3 31 (83.78%) MVC
4 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
5 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
5 29 (78.38%) WCF
6 27 (72.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (64.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (62.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (32.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (32.43%) QA
11 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
11 10 (27.03%) SQL
12 9 (24.32%) Web Services
12 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (21.62%) TDD
13 8 (21.62%) Finance
13 8 (21.62%) XML
13 8 (21.62%) CRM
13 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (21.62%) jQuery
14 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
14 7 (18.92%) Windows
14 7 (18.92%) SOAP
15 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
16 5 (13.51%) Workflow
16 5 (13.51%) MVVM
16 5 (13.51%) Reactive Extensions

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
2 27 (72.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (62.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.70%) NuGet
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
2 29 (78.38%) WCF
3 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (24.32%) Web Services
5 8 (21.62%) XML
5 8 (21.62%) jQuery
6 7 (18.92%) SOAP
7 5 (13.51%) Reactive Extensions
7 5 (13.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 3 (8.11%) WPF
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.11%) JSON
8 3 (8.11%) CSS
9 2 (5.41%) Ajax
9 2 (5.41%) HTML
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) MVC
2 12 (32.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) CRM
5 5 (13.51%) Workflow
5 5 (13.51%) MVVM
6 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.70%) Pair Programming
7 1 (2.70%) Logistics
7 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Web Development
7 1 (2.70%) ETL
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) ERP
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.70%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.81%) MCITP
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Macromedia
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint