Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 121 120
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 -47
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 74 78 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.43% 1.61% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 6.07% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 58
East of England median daily rate £369 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% +2.22% -3.57%
10th Percentile £302 £233 £213
90th Percentile £521 £484 £405
England median daily rate £390 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +4.00% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -23.53% +13.33%

.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 1525 1285 1632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.46% 26.58% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 763 1025
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £297 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 72
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £16.95 £15.25
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.78 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

.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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -4 23 £375 -6.25% 8
Cambridgeshire -26 21 £350 +22.81% 11
Norfolk +1 11 £325 - 2
Bedfordshire -3 9 £413 +21.32%
Suffolk +11 6 £375 +25.00% 1
Essex -16 5 £513 +43.36% 1
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 East of England region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (72.97%) C#
3 46 (62.16%) MVC
4 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (52.70%) SQL Server
6 37 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 36 (48.65%) ASP.NET
8 34 (45.95%) HTML
8 34 (45.95%) jQuery
9 31 (41.89%) Entity Framework
10 30 (40.54%) Git (software)
11 29 (39.19%) CSS
12 28 (37.84%) SQL
12 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (36.49%) TDD
14 25 (33.78%) XML
14 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (31.08%) WCF
15 23 (31.08%) Scrum
16 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
17 20 (27.03%) Web Services
18 19 (25.68%) SOAP
18 19 (25.68%) Java
19 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
20 17 (22.97%) JIRA
20 17 (22.97%) HTML5
21 15 (20.27%) JSON
21 15 (20.27%) SOA
22 14 (18.92%) SDLC
22 14 (18.92%) Oracle

.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 10 (13.51%) Confluence
2 9 (12.16%) IIS
2 9 (12.16%) JBoss
2 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.05%) CMS
5 2 (2.70%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.70%) GitHub
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.35%) Route 53
5 1 (1.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
1 1 (1.35%) IMAP
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
1 1 (1.35%) SMTP
1 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (40.54%) Git (software)
2 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (22.97%) JIRA
4 13 (17.57%) Maven
5 10 (13.51%) Jenkins
5 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
6 9 (12.16%) JUnit
7 8 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (9.46%) SoapUI
8 7 (9.46%) TeamCity
9 6 (8.11%) NUnit
10 3 (4.05%) FxCop
10 3 (4.05%) Moq
10 3 (4.05%) ReSharper
10 3 (4.05%) StyleCop
10 3 (4.05%) Subversion
10 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
11 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.70%) WiX
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Interactive Media
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (72.97%) Developer
2 30 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 15 (20.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Java Developer
6 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Development Manager
9 6 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Agile Development Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Agile Scrum Master
10 4 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Scrum Master
10 4 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Software Manager
10 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.05%) .NET Web Applications Developer
11 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 34 (45.95%) HTML
3 34 (45.95%) jQuery
4 31 (41.89%) Entity Framework
5 29 (39.19%) CSS
6 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (33.78%) XML
8 23 (31.08%) WCF
9 20 (27.03%) Web Services
10 19 (25.68%) SOAP
11 17 (22.97%) HTML5
12 15 (20.27%) JSON
13 14 (18.92%) REST
13 14 (18.92%) Spring
14 13 (17.57%) RESTful
15 11 (14.86%) J2EE
15 11 (14.86%) LINQ
16 9 (12.16%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.46%) User Experience
3 6 (8.11%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.05%) NHS
5 2 (2.70%) CMDB
5 2 (2.70%) W3C
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) FMCG
6 1 (1.35%) RIA
6 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Android
2 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.70%) Unix
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (62.16%) MVC
2 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.49%) TDD
4 23 (31.08%) Scrum
5 15 (20.27%) SOA
6 14 (18.92%) SDLC
7 13 (17.57%) API Development
8 11 (14.86%) OO
8 11 (14.86%) SOLID
9 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (12.16%) BDD
11 8 (10.81%) Kanban
11 8 (10.81%) OOP
11 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
12 7 (9.46%) Defect Management
12 7 (9.46%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (8.11%) Multithreading
13 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
13 6 (8.11%) Web Development
14 5 (6.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.97%) C#
2 37 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (37.84%) SQL
4 19 (25.68%) Java
5 11 (14.86%) T-SQL
6 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.41%) VB
7 4 (5.41%) VBScript
8 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.05%) Python
9 2 (2.70%) C
9 2 (2.70%) Ruby
9 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.70%) VB6
10 1 (1.35%) C++
10 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.35%) R
10 1 (1.35%) VBA
10 1 (1.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.92%) Oracle
3 12 (16.22%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.05%) Google
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.35%) Nintex
6 1 (1.35%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) Xamarin