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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 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.

.NET Core
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 124 102 78
Rank change year-on-year -22 -24 +80
Contract jobs citing .NET Core 14 25 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.56% 1.10% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 5.40% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 16
10th Percentile £376 £363 £338
25th Percentile £385 £406 £389
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £456 £438 £431
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.45% -4.17%
75th Percentile £646 £454 £478
90th Percentile £650 £494 £488
England median daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £48.50 - -
Median hourly rate £49.00 - -
75th Percentile £49.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £63.60 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +41.33% - -

.NET Core 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 408 463 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.23% 20.45% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 292 285
10th Percentile £360 £335 £313
25th Percentile £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £523 £486 £473
Median % change year-on-year +7.59% +2.91% +5.00%
75th Percentile £625 £560 £531
90th Percentile £711 £613 £556
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 8
10th Percentile £37.00 £11.25 £41.93
25th Percentile £50.00 £26.98 £48.94
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £55.00
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +25.00%
75th Percentile £65.76 £56.50 £66.00
90th Percentile £76.64 £58.05 £68.70
England median hourly rate £60.00 £48.27 £45.00
% change year-on-year +24.31% +7.26% -0.55%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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

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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for .NET Core in the East of England

.NET Core
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for .NET Core in the East of England

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for .NET Core in the East of England

.NET Core
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 Core within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Suffolk -3 5 £640 +50.59% 5
Hertfordshire -7 3 £390 -5.45% 15
Cambridgeshire -15 3 £535 +18.89% 15
Norfolk +5 1 £475 - 2
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Core 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 Core.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) Microservices
4 8 (57.14%) Agile
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (50.00%) Azure
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) WPF
6 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (28.57%) RESTful
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (21.43%) React
8 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (21.43%) MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) Biotechnology
9 2 (14.29%) jQuery
9 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

.NET Core
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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Service Bus
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Storage
3 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Azure Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Architect
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) WPF
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) React
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) LINQ
7 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
7 2 (14.29%) RxJS
8 1 (7.14%) HTML
8 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Biotechnology
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) IoT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Microservices
2 8 (57.14%) Agile
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) API Development
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Development
6 1 (7.14%) CI/CD
6 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Observability
6 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.14%) Storyboarding
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore