Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 18 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 (dotNet)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 35 43 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 10.77% 9.13% 13.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.23% 31.39% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 45
Suffolk median daily rate £388 £319 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.57% -12.07% -9.38%
10th Percentile £305 £204 £275
90th Percentile £500 £494 £483
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £33.33 £42.65 £39.75
% change year-on-year -21.85% +7.30% +6.00%

.NET 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 Suffolk with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 94 137 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 28.92% 29.09% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 82 119
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £302 £294 £290
90th Percentile £500 £535 £530
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £8.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Suffolk

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Suffolk

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Suffolk over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Suffolk

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Suffolk

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 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
Ipswich +12 21 £388 +26.53% 2
Bury St Edmunds +3 10 £415 -2.35% 1
.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for .NET.

1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (31.43%) MVC
5 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) TDD
5 10 (28.57%) HTML
5 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (25.71%) Web Services
6 9 (25.71%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
6 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (22.86%) Workflow
7 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
7 8 (22.86%) jQuery
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (20.00%) X++
8 7 (20.00%) MorphX
8 7 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (20.00%) XAML
8 7 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (20.00%) Scrum
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (17.14%) CSS

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) MS Access
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MorphX
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C++ Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
2 9 (25.71%) Web Services
3 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (22.86%) jQuery
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
5 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 6 (17.14%) WPF
6 5 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 5 (14.29%) RESTful
6 5 (14.29%) WCF
7 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (8.57%) Ajax
8 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (8.57%) HTML5
8 3 (8.57%) LINQ
9 2 (5.71%) NHibernate
9 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) MVC
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (28.57%) TDD
3 8 (22.86%) Workflow
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) MVVM
6 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.57%) Data Strategy
7 3 (8.57%) Information Management
7 3 (8.57%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (8.57%) SOA
7 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) Service Design
8 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) X++
4 7 (20.00%) XAML
5 5 (14.29%) C++
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) Java
7 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.86%) VB6
8 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCSD
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft