The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 30 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 5 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.94% 0.88% 6.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 2.08% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
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£400 £428 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
.NET Framework
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 96 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.88% 42.48% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 69 63
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Ipswich +4 4 £388 -32.60%
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (80.00%) XML
4 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (75.00%) ADO
5 15 (75.00%) VB
6 13 (65.00%) Client/Server
7 10 (50.00%) N-Tier
7 10 (50.00%) SDLC
8 9 (45.00%) Kofax
8 9 (45.00%) Document Management
8 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (45.00%) Process Management
9 8 (40.00%) EMC
9 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 8 (40.00%) Documentum
9 8 (40.00%) Content Management
10 7 (35.00%) Business Process Improvement
10 7 (35.00%) Process Improvement
11 5 (25.00%) OO
11 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (25.00%) OOD
12 4 (20.00%) MVC
12 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
12 4 (20.00%) Finance
12 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (40.00%) Documentum
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) MSTest
3 2 (10.00%) Moq
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) AWS Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Architect
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Architect
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Business Process Architect
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) XML
3 15 (75.00%) ADO
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.00%) HTML
8 1 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Client/Server
2 10 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) Process Management
2 9 (45.00%) Document Management
3 8 (40.00%) Content Management
4 7 (35.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 7 (35.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) OOD
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) System Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
2 1 (5.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Kofax
3 8 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) OpenText