The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 16 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 14 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.09% 6.08% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.07% 16.00% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Average daily rate £275 £325 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.NET Framework
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 100 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.25% 38.02% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 32
Average daily rate £350 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Brighton region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (75.00%) HTML
5 14 (70.00%) jQuery
6 12 (60.00%) HTML5
7 11 (55.00%) REST
7 11 (55.00%) Selenium
7 11 (55.00%) Jasmine
7 11 (55.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (50.00%) Node.js
9 8 (40.00%) QA
9 8 (40.00%) CSS
10 7 (35.00%) MVC
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
12 5 (25.00%) WCF
12 5 (25.00%) SQL
13 4 (20.00%) WinForms
13 4 (20.00%) TDD
13 4 (20.00%) Windows
13 4 (20.00%) TeamCity
13 4 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
15 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
16 1 (5.00%) SDET
16 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jasmine
1 11 (55.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 11 (55.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (55.00%) Test Engineer
4 8 (40.00%) Developer in Test
4 8 (40.00%) QA Engineer
4 8 (40.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 14 (70.00%) jQuery
5 12 (60.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (55.00%) REST
7 8 (40.00%) CSS
8 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
9 5 (25.00%) WCF
10 4 (20.00%) WinForms
11 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (5.00%) .NET Remoting
12 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 1 (5.00%) CSS3
12 1 (5.00%) LESS
12 1 (5.00%) RESTful
12 1 (5.00%) SOAP
12 1 (5.00%) Web Services
12 1 (5.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SDET