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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.63% 10.61% 17.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 30.65% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 23
Average daily rate £325 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.90% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £273 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
32 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.54% 34.64% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 45 40
Average daily rate £360 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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
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 13 February 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
(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
Bury St Edmunds -1 5 £325 -
Ipswich 0 3 £320 -14.66% 2
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 34 (82.93%) C#
2 30 (73.17%) SQL Server
3 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
4 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
5 15 (36.59%) WCF
6 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (31.71%) MVC
8 12 (29.27%) .NET Framework
9 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (26.83%) Entity Framework
10 10 (24.39%) SOAP
10 10 (24.39%) Web Services
10 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (21.95%) LINQ
11 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.07%) HTML
13 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
13 7 (17.07%) IIS
13 7 (17.07%) SOA
13 7 (17.07%) CRM
13 7 (17.07%) Oracle
13 7 (17.07%) RESTful
13 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (14.63%) Ajax
14 6 (14.63%) Web Development
14 6 (14.63%) Dynamics CRM
14 6 (14.63%) jQuery
14 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (14.63%) AngularJS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (17.07%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.76%) Big Data
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) Moq
2 2 (4.88%) MSTest
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) .NET Developer
3 14 (34.15%) C# Developer
4 13 (31.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (24.39%) Architect
6 10 (24.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (21.95%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Developer
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (12.20%) .NET Architect
10 5 (12.20%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 5 (12.20%) CRM Developer
11 4 (9.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 4 (9.76%) Lead Developer
11 4 (9.76%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (9.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (7.32%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
2 15 (36.59%) WCF
3 12 (29.27%) .NET Framework
4 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (26.83%) Entity Framework
5 10 (24.39%) SOAP
5 10 (24.39%) Web Services
6 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 9 (21.95%) LINQ
7 7 (17.07%) HTML
7 7 (17.07%) RESTful
8 6 (14.63%) Ajax
8 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
8 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (14.63%) XHTML
9 5 (12.20%) XML
10 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (7.32%) NHibernate
10 3 (7.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.88%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
1 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) MVC
3 7 (17.07%) CRM
3 7 (17.07%) SOA
4 6 (14.63%) TDD
4 6 (14.63%) Web Development
5 5 (12.20%) Release Management
6 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
6 4 (9.76%) Workflow
7 3 (7.32%) SOLID
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) BDD
9 1 (2.44%) Business Process Improvement
9 1 (2.44%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.44%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) C#
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) C-shell
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) VB6
7 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) MCP
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Facebook
3 1 (2.44%) Kofax
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago