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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 4 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 35 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.64% 10.27% 14.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.77% 27.27% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 24
Median daily rate £325 £325 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £432 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.83 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +29.68%

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
88 55 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.82% 37.67% 43.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 33 71
Median daily rate £360 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.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 20 January 2017.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 15 £360 +10.76% 6
Ipswich -6 10 £300 -6.25% 2
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 46 (83.64%) C#
2 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
3 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
5 20 (36.36%) TDD
6 19 (34.55%) MVC
6 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (32.73%) SQL
7 18 (32.73%) HTML
8 16 (29.09%) Windows
8 16 (29.09%) WPF
9 14 (25.45%) jQuery
10 13 (23.64%) MVVM
11 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
12 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 11 (20.00%) CSS
13 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
14 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (16.36%) IIS
14 9 (16.36%) Web Services
15 8 (14.55%) CRM
16 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
16 7 (12.73%) OO
16 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (12.73%) REST
16 7 (12.73%) LINQ
16 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
17 5 (9.09%) XML

.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 9 (16.36%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.64%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) MSTest
4 1 (1.82%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Advertising
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (81.82%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) .NET Developer
3 21 (38.18%) C# Developer
4 11 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (20.00%) WPF Developer
5 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (16.36%) C# WPF Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Tester
8 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.09%) CRM Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Angular Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Automation Tester
10 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Software Tester
10 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
2 18 (32.73%) HTML
3 16 (29.09%) WPF
4 14 (25.45%) jQuery
5 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
6 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (20.00%) CSS
7 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
8 9 (16.36%) Web Services
9 7 (12.73%) LINQ
9 7 (12.73%) REST
9 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (9.09%) JSON
10 5 (9.09%) XML
11 4 (7.27%) HTML5
12 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (5.45%) SOAP
12 3 (5.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.82%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) TDD
2 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) MVC
3 13 (23.64%) MVVM
4 8 (14.55%) CRM
5 7 (12.73%) OO
6 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.09%) Web Development
7 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.45%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 3 (5.45%) Scrum
8 3 (5.45%) SDLC
8 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Front End Development
9 2 (3.64%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Manual Testing
10 1 (1.82%) BDD
10 1 (1.82%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) C#
2 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.45%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) XAML
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) HP