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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 22 78 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.48% 26.44% 19.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.99% 63.41% 65.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 66 21
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£493 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £339 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.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
71 123 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.81% 41.69% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 99 34
Average daily rate £425 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 21 £493 +22.36% 5
Lowestoft - 1 - -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 46 (74.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
3 27 (43.55%) C#
4 21 (33.87%) XML
5 20 (32.26%) UML
6 17 (27.42%) Zachman Framework
6 17 (27.42%) TOGAF
7 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
7 16 (25.81%) Windows
8 15 (24.19%) VB
8 15 (24.19%) ADO
9 13 (20.97%) Client/Server
9 13 (20.97%) Business Process Improvement
9 13 (20.97%) Process Improvement
10 12 (19.35%) Document Management
10 12 (19.35%) Process Management
10 12 (19.35%) Kofax
10 12 (19.35%) SOA
10 12 (19.35%) Middleware
11 11 (17.74%) Documentum
11 11 (17.74%) EMC
11 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (17.74%) Visual Studio
11 11 (17.74%) Oracle
11 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
11 11 (17.74%) SDLC
12 10 (16.13%) J2EE
12 10 (16.13%) N-Tier
13 9 (14.52%) Web Services
13 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (17.74%) Documentum
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (74.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (12.90%) Retail
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Architect
2 17 (27.42%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Developer
4 7 (11.29%) AWS Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.68%) IT Architect
5 6 (9.68%) .NET Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Integration Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Applications Architect
8 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Web Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) XML
2 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
3 15 (24.19%) ADO
4 12 (19.35%) Middleware
5 10 (16.13%) J2EE
6 9 (14.52%) Web Services
7 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.06%) CSS
9 3 (4.84%) HTML
9 3 (4.84%) WCF
10 2 (3.23%) Google Maps API
10 2 (3.23%) SOAP
10 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.61%) XHTML
11 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.61%) WinForms
11 1 (1.61%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Client/Server
2 10 (16.13%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) UML
2 17 (27.42%) Zachman Framework
2 17 (27.42%) TOGAF
3 13 (20.97%) Business Process Improvement
3 13 (20.97%) Process Improvement
4 12 (19.35%) Document Management
4 12 (19.35%) Process Management
4 12 (19.35%) SOA
5 11 (17.74%) SDLC
6 8 (12.90%) OO
6 8 (12.90%) Content Management
7 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.06%) OOD
7 5 (8.06%) Project Management
8 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.45%) Migration
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.45%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) C#
2 15 (24.19%) VB
3 8 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) Java
4 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.90%) MCPD
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) MCP
4 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) MCSD
5 1 (1.61%) MCTS
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) Kofax
3 11 (17.74%) EMC
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.23%) OpenText
4 2 (3.23%) Google
Ipswich, Suffolk
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago