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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.29% 13.25% 22.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% 37.35% 60.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 37
Median daily rate £315 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £324 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £440 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
70 83 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 30.97% 35.47% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 64 54
Median daily rate £405 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £8.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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 27 September 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Ipswich -7 6 £313 -12.28% 5
Bury St Edmunds +3 4 £363 +3.57% 4
Newmarket - 1 £405 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 40 (81.63%) C#
2 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 21 (42.86%) CRM
4 21 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (34.69%) MVC
6 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
6 15 (30.61%) SQL
7 13 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (26.53%) HTML
7 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
8 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
9 10 (20.41%) WCF
9 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.37%) XML
10 9 (18.37%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) TDD
10 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
11 8 (16.33%) jQuery
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (14.29%) Scrum
12 7 (14.29%) CSS
12 7 (14.29%) Silverlight
12 7 (14.29%) QA
13 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
13 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
13 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server

.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 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (8.16%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Documentum
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) MSTest
3 1 (2.04%) NuGet
3 1 (2.04%) NUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Advertising
2 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (28.57%) CRM Developer
4 12 (24.49%) C# Developer
5 11 (22.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (20.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (16.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Development Manager
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Agile C# Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Agile Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Angular Developer
11 3 (6.12%) QA Manager
11 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
12 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (26.53%) HTML
3 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (20.41%) WCF
5 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
5 9 (18.37%) XML
6 8 (16.33%) jQuery
7 7 (14.29%) CSS
7 7 (14.29%) Silverlight
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
8 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
9 5 (10.20%) Web Services
10 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.16%) HTML5
10 4 (8.16%) REST
10 4 (8.16%) SOAP
11 3 (6.12%) LINQ
11 3 (6.12%) NHibernate
11 3 (6.12%) WPF
12 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Robotics
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) CRM
3 17 (34.69%) MVC
4 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
5 9 (18.37%) TDD
6 7 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (10.20%) Web Development
8 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.12%) MVVM
9 3 (6.12%) OO
9 3 (6.12%) Open Source
9 3 (6.12%) People Management
9 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.08%) Data Architecture
10 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.08%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (4.08%) Project Management
10 2 (4.08%) SOA
10 2 (4.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) C#
2 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.61%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.08%) XAML
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Blue Prism
2 2 (4.08%) Kofax
3 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Telerik
3 1 (2.04%) VMware