The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 28 31 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.85% 14.35% 24.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.89% 43.66% 62.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 62
Median daily rate £450 £525 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £332 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +25.00%
.NET
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
72 71 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.91% 32.87% 39.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 95
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds +1 10 £465 +16.25% 3
Ipswich -13 10 £488 -7.14%
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for .NET.

1 28 (80.00%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (42.86%) CRM
4 14 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
6 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
6 11 (31.43%) MVC
7 9 (25.71%) WCF
7 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (20.00%) Scrum
9 7 (20.00%) Windows
9 7 (20.00%) Silverlight
10 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
10 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (17.14%) Entity Framework
10 6 (17.14%) Web Services
10 6 (17.14%) N-Tier
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.14%) Finance
10 6 (17.14%) TDD
11 5 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (14.29%) XML
11 5 (14.29%) SOAP
11 5 (14.29%) QA
11 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
12 4 (11.43%) LINQ
12 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.71%) Documentum
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) MSTest
3 1 (2.86%) NuGet
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 10 (28.57%) CRM Developer
4 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (25.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (17.14%) SQL Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Development Manager
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (8.57%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (8.57%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (8.57%) Agile Developer
9 3 (8.57%) QA Manager
10 2 (5.71%) Architect
10 2 (5.71%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (5.71%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (25.71%) WCF
3 7 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (17.14%) Entity Framework
4 6 (17.14%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) SOAP
5 5 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (11.43%) LINQ
6 4 (11.43%) NHibernate
7 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (8.57%) WPF
8 2 (5.71%) HTML
8 2 (5.71%) jQuery
9 1 (2.86%) COM
9 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Robotics
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) CRM
3 11 (31.43%) MVC
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.57%) OO
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) People Management
8 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) MVVM
8 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) SOA
8 2 (5.71%) UML
8 2 (5.71%) Workflow
9 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) XAML
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Blue Prism
3 2 (5.71%) Kofax
4 1 (2.86%) Facebook
4 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.86%) Telerik
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) VMware