Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET Framework
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 129 122
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 65 73 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.32% 1.45% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 5.00% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 53 41
East of England median daily rate £370 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £260 £311 £250
90th Percentile £469 £525 £454
England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 - £42.50
10th Percentile £37.50 - £16.69
90th Percentile £45.60 - £46.15
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +87.50% -41.82%

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,381 1,461 1,301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.10% 29.06% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 870 763
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £311 £295 £260
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £480 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +2.13% +10.59% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 43
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £43.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £22.00 £26.13 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.29 £73.38 £44.90
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in the East of England

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Framework in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in the East of England

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in the East of England

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in the East of England

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -12 20 £350 -5.08% 16
Bedfordshire +20 16 £440 +25.71% 8
Cambridgeshire +12 15 £350 - 10
Suffolk -1 9 £375 +5.26% 7
Norfolk +1 3 £438 +34.62% 6
Essex -10 2 £313 -47.92% 7
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (95.38%) C#
3 40 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 37 (56.92%) Entity Framework
5 34 (52.31%) ASP.NET
6 33 (50.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
8 26 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (35.38%) MVC
11 21 (32.31%) SQL
12 20 (30.77%) HTML
13 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
14 18 (27.69%) TDD
15 17 (26.15%) CSS
15 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
17 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
18 14 (21.54%) LINQ
19 13 (20.00%) jQuery
19 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
19 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
20 12 (18.46%) .NET Core
21 11 (16.92%) XML
22 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
22 10 (15.38%) WPF
22 10 (15.38%) REST
22 10 (15.38%) MVVM
23 9 (13.85%) DevOps

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.15%) Office 365
4 2 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 3 (4.62%) FTP
2 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) DHCP
3 2 (3.08%) DNS
3 2 (3.08%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.08%) SMTP
3 2 (3.08%) SSH
3 2 (3.08%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.54%) Firewall
4 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.62%) Big Data
5 3 (4.62%) Power BI
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.15%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 3 (4.62%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.54%) CodeSonar
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) git-flow
5 1 (1.54%) JBehave
5 1 (1.54%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) JUnit
5 1 (1.54%) NUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (9.23%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (78.46%) Developer
2 38 (58.46%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (18.46%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.15%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Angular Developer
10 3 (4.62%) WPF Developer
11 2 (3.08%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (3.08%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.08%) C# Software Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) C# WPF Developer
11 2 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (3.08%) SQL Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (56.92%) Entity Framework
3 34 (52.31%) ASP.NET
4 33 (50.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (30.77%) HTML
6 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (26.15%) CSS
7 14 (21.54%) LINQ
8 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 13 (20.00%) jQuery
9 12 (18.46%) .NET Core
10 11 (16.92%) XML
11 10 (15.38%) REST
11 10 (15.38%) WPF
12 8 (12.31%) RESTful
13 7 (10.77%) HTML5
13 7 (10.77%) Web Services
14 6 (9.23%) JSON
14 6 (9.23%) React
15 5 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.38%) MVC
3 18 (27.69%) TDD
4 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.38%) MVVM
7 9 (13.85%) DevOps
8 8 (12.31%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (12.31%) Microservices
8 8 (12.31%) UML
9 7 (10.77%) Front End Development
9 7 (10.77%) Web Development
10 6 (9.23%) API Development
10 6 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (9.23%) SDLC
11 5 (7.69%) BDD
11 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.69%) Scrum
11 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (95.38%) C#
2 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.31%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.69%) Java
6 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.62%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) C++
9 1 (1.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) PhD
2 1 (1.54%) CCNA
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) CISSP
2 1 (1.54%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) GIAC
2 1 (1.54%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (1.54%) MCSE
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.54%) SANS
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Squid
3 1 (1.54%) Docker
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Kibana
2 3 (4.62%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
3 1 (1.54%) Salt
3 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Google
3 1 (1.54%) Facebook
3 1 (1.54%) Telerik
3 1 (1.54%) Twitter