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 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 39 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.39% 21.59% 12.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.49% 57.58% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
.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
94 66 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 39.50% 37.50% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 43 25
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £338
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
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 December 2014.

.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 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
(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 -8 16 £375 - 12
Bury St Edmunds +2 1 - - 1
Newmarket - - - -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 67 (83.75%) C#
2 40 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 33 (41.25%) CRM
3 33 (41.25%) WCF
4 29 (36.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
5 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET
6 21 (26.25%) TDD
7 20 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (22.50%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (21.25%) MVC
10 16 (20.00%) SQL
11 15 (18.75%) Web Services
12 14 (17.50%) XML
12 14 (17.50%) Windows
12 14 (17.50%) SOAP
12 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
13 13 (16.25%) SharePoint
13 13 (16.25%) Workflow
14 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (11.25%) Finance
17 8 (10.00%) Advertising
17 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
17 8 (10.00%) MCITP
17 8 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 18 (22.50%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (16.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (36.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) FTP
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
1 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.50%) NUnit
3 6 (7.50%) Subversion
3 6 (7.50%) JIRA
3 6 (7.50%) ReSharper
3 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.75%) JUnit
4 3 (3.75%) Moq
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (81.25%) Developer
2 26 (32.50%) CRM Developer
3 22 (27.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 19 (23.75%) .NET Developer
5 17 (21.25%) C# Developer
6 13 (16.25%) BizTalk Developer
7 12 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Development Manager
10 5 (6.25%) Architect
11 4 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (5.00%) Lead Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Applications Architect
11 4 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (3.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.75%) Technical Architect
12 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
13 2 (2.50%) Software Developer
13 2 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.25%) WCF
2 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.75%) Web Services
4 14 (17.50%) XML
4 14 (17.50%) SOAP
5 8 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
5 8 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 6 (7.50%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (7.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (6.25%) HTML
7 5 (6.25%) HTML5
8 4 (5.00%) LINQ
8 4 (5.00%) jQuery
9 3 (3.75%) JSON
9 3 (3.75%) WPF
9 3 (3.75%) Silverlight
9 3 (3.75%) J2EE
9 3 (3.75%) CSS
9 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (3.75%) Online Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.25%) CRM
2 21 (26.25%) TDD
3 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (21.25%) MVC
5 13 (16.25%) Workflow
6 8 (10.00%) MVVM
7 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.00%) Web Development
8 4 (5.00%) Data Management
8 4 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (5.00%) SOA
8 4 (5.00%) UML
8 4 (5.00%) Migration
8 4 (5.00%) Project Management
8 4 (5.00%) Scrum
8 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 67 (83.75%) C#
2 16 (20.00%) SQL
3 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.50%) Java
5 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.00%) Groovy
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.25%) C
7 1 (1.25%) C++
7 1 (1.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (10.00%) MCITP
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.25%) Macromedia
3 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago