The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 52 47 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.53% 17.80% 22.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% 48.96% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 28
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£525 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.70% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £294 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
78 96 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.79% 36.36% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 81 40
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +3 46 £525 +35.48% 14
Bury St Edmunds -1 2 £400 +18.51% 7
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing .NET 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.

1 56 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 39 (51.32%) C#
3 30 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 20 (26.32%) XML
5 17 (22.37%) UML
6 16 (21.05%) Windows
6 16 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 15 (19.74%) ADO
7 15 (19.74%) VB
7 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
7 15 (19.74%) Process Improvement
8 14 (18.42%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (18.42%) TOGAF
9 13 (17.11%) Oracle
9 13 (17.11%) Client/Server
9 13 (17.11%) Business Process Improvement
9 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database
10 12 (15.79%) J2EE
10 12 (15.79%) Process Management
10 12 (15.79%) Kofax
10 12 (15.79%) Document Management
11 11 (14.47%) Middleware
11 11 (14.47%) EMC
11 11 (14.47%) SOA
11 11 (14.47%) Documentum
12 10 (13.16%) N-Tier
12 10 (13.16%) SQL
12 10 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
14 8 (10.53%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.47%) Documentum
2 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (1.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.89%) JIRA
3 6 (7.89%) ReSharper
3 6 (7.89%) NUnit
3 6 (7.89%) Subversion
4 3 (3.95%) Moq
4 3 (3.95%) JUnit
General
1 6 (7.89%) Retail
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (47.37%) Architect
2 22 (28.95%) Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (13.16%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.21%) AWS Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Development Manager
6 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.89%) IT Architect
7 5 (6.58%) .NET Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Integration Architect
8 4 (5.26%) BizTalk Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Applications Architect
9 3 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) XML
2 15 (19.74%) ADO
2 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
3 12 (15.79%) J2EE
4 11 (14.47%) Middleware
5 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
6 8 (10.53%) Web Services
7 7 (9.21%) WCF
8 6 (7.89%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (6.58%) HTML
9 5 (6.58%) CSS
10 4 (5.26%) LINQ
11 3 (3.95%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.95%) SOAP
12 2 (2.63%) Google Maps API
12 2 (2.63%) HTML5
13 1 (1.32%) WinForms
13 1 (1.32%) jQuery
13 1 (1.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Client/Server
2 10 (13.16%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Android
2 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) UML
2 15 (19.74%) Process Improvement
3 14 (18.42%) Zachman Framework
3 14 (18.42%) TOGAF
4 13 (17.11%) Business Process Improvement
5 12 (15.79%) Process Management
5 12 (15.79%) Document Management
6 11 (14.47%) SOA
7 8 (10.53%) OO
7 8 (10.53%) Content Management
8 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.89%) TDD
9 5 (6.58%) Project Management
9 5 (6.58%) OOD
10 4 (5.26%) CRM
10 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.26%) Manual Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (51.32%) C#
2 15 (19.74%) VB
3 10 (13.16%) SQL
4 6 (7.89%) Java
5 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.26%) Groovy
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.89%) MCPD
3 4 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) MCP
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) Oracle
3 12 (15.79%) Kofax
4 11 (14.47%) EMC
5 2 (2.63%) OpenText
5 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.63%) Google
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