The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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)
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9  
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 4.76% 4.70% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.14% 10.00% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £320 £325 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.53% -4.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £315 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Norwich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35 70 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 27.78% 46.98% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 46 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 Norwich

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET in Norwich.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Norwich

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Norwich

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 Norwich region with a requirement for .NET.

1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) Xamarin
5 5 (35.71%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) RESTful
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (14.29%) IIS
8 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (14.29%) WPF
8 2 (14.29%) HTML5
8 2 (14.29%) CSS3

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) gulp
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) ASP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) RESTful
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) Sass
5 2 (14.29%) WPF
6 1 (7.14%) LESS
6 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 1 (7.14%) Informatics
7 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (7.14%) Logistics
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Delphi
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Xamarin
2 1 (7.14%) Borland
2 1 (7.14%) Embarcadero