The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 25 June 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 (dotNet)
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 19 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Contract jobs citing .NET 223 178 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.69% 7.14% 8.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.63% 27.05% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 111 161
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +55.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £39.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.84% -1.56%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 728 658 821
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.64% 26.38% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 418 498
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 30
Median hourly rate £41.50 £31.27 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.71% -21.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £20.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the East of England

.NET
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 in the East of England.

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

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

.NET
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 in the East of England.

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

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for .NET in the East of England

.NET
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cambridgeshire +5 76 £300 -18.36% 59
Hertfordshire +14 54 £375 -16.66% 47
Bedfordshire +5 34 £425 -10.52% 11
Suffolk +9 25 £420 -6.66% 14
Essex -19 22 £429 +22.50% 19
Norfolk +3 9 £328 +0.76% 9
East Anglia - 1 £525 -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for .NET.

1 269 (65.93%) C#
2 147 (36.03%) SQL Server
2 147 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (33.58%) JavaScript
4 135 (33.09%) ASP.NET
5 132 (32.35%) SQL
6 115 (28.19%) Microsoft
7 112 (27.45%) MVC
8 96 (23.53%) TDD
9 94 (23.04%) HTML
10 87 (21.32%) .NET Framework
11 84 (20.59%) CSS
12 71 (17.40%) Java
13 62 (15.20%) AngularJS
14 58 (14.22%) XML
14 58 (14.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 57 (13.97%) jQuery
15 57 (13.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 55 (13.48%) Web Services
16 55 (13.48%) Windows
17 53 (12.99%) Visual Studio
18 52 (12.75%) E-Commerce
18 52 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
19 51 (12.50%) WCF
20 50 (12.25%) Git (software)
21 47 (11.52%) Entity Framework
22 43 (10.54%) Node.js
23 41 (10.05%) JSON
24 40 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
24 40 (9.80%) Scrum

.NET
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 28 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.64%) IIS
3 22 (5.39%) CMS
3 22 (5.39%) WebSphere
4 16 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.45%) Confluence
5 10 (2.45%) Umbraco
6 9 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.47%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.23%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 5 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.98%) Apache
10 4 (0.98%) Jetty
10 4 (0.98%) Mongrel
10 4 (0.98%) nginx
10 4 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (5.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.23%) SAP HCM
4 4 (0.98%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.74%) Magento
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.74%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.25%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.68%) PaaS
4 11 (2.70%) IaaS
5 6 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.47%) SaaS
6 5 (1.23%) Boomi
6 5 (1.23%) Office 365
6 5 (1.23%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.98%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.74%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.74%) GitHub
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.49%) Route 53
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.39%) HTTP
2 16 (3.92%) DNS
2 16 (3.92%) SSL
3 15 (3.68%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.96%) Internet
5 4 (0.98%) DHCP
5 4 (0.98%) SMS
6 3 (0.74%) FTP
6 3 (0.74%) Intranet
6 3 (0.74%) IPsec
6 3 (0.74%) WAN
6 3 (0.74%) Wireless
7 2 (0.49%) 802.11
7 2 (0.49%) ADSL
7 2 (0.49%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.49%) Broadband
7 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.49%) IPv4
7 2 (0.49%) SMTP
7 2 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (36.03%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.45%) Big Data
6 10 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.45%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.21%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.47%) QlikView
10 5 (1.23%) GIS
10 5 (1.23%) MySQL
10 5 (1.23%) Sybase ASE
11 4 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.98%) EDRMS
11 4 (0.98%) OLAP
12 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (14.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (12.99%) Visual Studio
3 50 (12.25%) Git (software)
4 24 (5.88%) JIRA
5 16 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (3.68%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.19%) NUnit
7 13 (3.19%) Subversion
8 11 (2.70%) Selenium
9 8 (1.96%) MSBuild
10 7 (1.72%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.72%) Moq
10 7 (1.72%) MorphX
10 7 (1.72%) MSTest
10 7 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.72%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.47%) Ant
11 6 (1.47%) Artifactory
11 6 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (7.11%) Finance
2 15 (3.68%) Retail
3 10 (2.45%) Banking
4 8 (1.96%) Marketing
5 7 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.23%) Legal
7 4 (0.98%) Advertising
7 4 (0.98%) Automotive
7 4 (0.98%) Electronics
7 4 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.74%) Billing
8 3 (0.74%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 260 (63.73%) Developer
2 148 (36.27%) .NET Developer
3 76 (18.63%) C# Developer
4 61 (14.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (9.56%) Architect
6 34 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (7.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 25 (6.13%) SQL Developer
9 21 (5.15%) Consultant
10 19 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (4.41%) Node.js Developer
12 16 (3.92%) Software Developer
13 15 (3.68%) CRM Developer
13 15 (3.68%) Software Engineer
14 14 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 13 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 12 (2.94%) Analyst
16 12 (2.94%) Integration Developer
16 12 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (33.09%) ASP.NET
2 94 (23.04%) HTML
3 87 (21.32%) .NET Framework
4 84 (20.59%) CSS
5 62 (15.20%) AngularJS
6 58 (14.22%) XML
7 57 (13.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 57 (13.97%) jQuery
8 55 (13.48%) Web Services
9 52 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (12.50%) WCF
11 47 (11.52%) Entity Framework
12 43 (10.54%) Node.js
13 41 (10.05%) JSON
14 37 (9.07%) HTML5
15 34 (8.33%) REST
16 33 (8.09%) RESTful
17 28 (6.86%) KnockoutJS
18 27 (6.62%) CSS3
18 27 (6.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.43%) Mobile App
2 12 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (1.96%) DataPower
5 7 (1.72%) NHS
6 6 (1.47%) RIA
7 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.98%) Social Media
8 4 (0.98%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.74%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.74%) SCADA
10 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.49%) Life Science
10 2 (0.49%) Replication
10 2 (0.49%) STB
10 2 (0.49%) Tandem
10 2 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.48%) Windows
2 32 (7.84%) Linux
3 11 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.45%) CoreOS
4 10 (2.45%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.96%) Unix
6 4 (0.98%) VMS
7 3 (0.74%) Android
8 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.49%) MVS
9 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (27.45%) MVC
3 96 (23.53%) TDD
4 52 (12.75%) E-Commerce
5 40 (9.80%) Scrum
6 33 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (7.84%) SOA
8 31 (7.60%) OO
9 28 (6.86%) Web Development
10 26 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (6.37%) DevOps
11 24 (5.88%) CRM
11 24 (5.88%) SDLC
12 20 (4.90%) Software Engineering
13 18 (4.41%) Migration
13 18 (4.41%) SOLID
13 18 (4.41%) Workflow
14 17 (4.17%) Pair Programming
14 17 (4.17%) Test Automation
15 16 (3.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 269 (65.93%) C#
2 137 (33.58%) JavaScript
3 132 (32.35%) SQL
4 71 (17.40%) Java
5 36 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 31 (7.60%) Python
7 22 (5.39%) VB.NET
8 17 (4.17%) C++
9 14 (3.43%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.21%) C
10 9 (2.21%) Ruby
10 9 (2.21%) VBScript
11 8 (1.96%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.47%) X++
13 5 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.23%) Perl
13 5 (1.23%) PHP
14 4 (0.98%) VB
15 2 (0.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (4.90%) Degree
2 12 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.49%) ISEB
6 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.49%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.49%) MCPD
6 2 (0.49%) MCSD
6 2 (0.49%) MCSE
6 2 (0.49%) OCP
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.25%) MCP
7 1 (0.25%) PhD
7 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.19%) QA
2 3 (0.74%) IFRS
2 3 (0.74%) IFRS 9
3 2 (0.49%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) MiFID
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (4.90%) Docker
2 10 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.98%) Xen
5 3 (0.74%) Firmware
6 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.96%) Ansible
2 8 (1.96%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 6 (1.47%) Puppet
4 3 (0.74%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.49%) Salt
6 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.25%) OpenView
6 1 (0.25%) SCCM
6 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.25%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 115 (28.19%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.56%) Oracle
3 20 (4.90%) IBM
4 14 (3.43%) Sitecore
5 13 (3.19%) SAP
6 9 (2.21%) Adobe
6 9 (2.21%) Google
7 7 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.72%) VMware
8 6 (1.47%) Dell
8 6 (1.47%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.23%) Sybase
10 4 (0.98%) Capita
10 4 (0.98%) ESRI
10 4 (0.98%) HP
10 4 (0.98%) Telerik
11 3 (0.74%) Cisco
11 3 (0.74%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.74%) webMethods
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