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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 29 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.25% 3.93% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 10.45% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
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£388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
.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
93 67 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.75% 37.64% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 46 30
Average daily rate £403 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 December 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
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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 -10 1 £250 -33.33%
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Flash
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Delphi
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Macromedia