The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 47 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 22.17% 18.08% 17.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.12% 50.00% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 14
Average daily rate
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£288 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.87% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £524 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
68 64 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 32.08% 36.16% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 32 26
Average daily rate £300 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing .NET 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.

1 75 (70.09%) ASP.NET
2 73 (68.22%) JavaScript
3 70 (65.42%) C#
4 65 (60.75%) HTML
5 62 (57.94%) jQuery
6 60 (56.07%) CSS
7 54 (50.47%) SQL
8 49 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (44.86%) Visual Studio
10 42 (39.25%) MVC
11 40 (37.38%) Web Services
12 34 (31.78%) XML
13 28 (26.17%) Content Management
13 28 (26.17%) Ajax
14 26 (24.30%) CMS
14 26 (24.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (23.36%) User Experience
15 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
15 25 (23.36%) XSLT
15 25 (23.36%) XHTML
16 24 (22.43%) OpenText
16 24 (22.43%) WCF
17 23 (21.50%) OOP
18 22 (20.56%) Intranet
19 21 (19.63%) W3C
19 21 (19.63%) XSD
19 21 (19.63%) Web Development
20 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
20 20 (18.69%) Adobe
20 20 (18.69%) Adobe Creative Suite

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (24.30%) CMS
2 18 (16.82%) IIS
3 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) Documentum
3 3 (2.80%) FileNet
3 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.80%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (18.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.93%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.56%) Intranet
2 6 (5.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.93%) OLAP
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.93%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 48 (44.86%) Visual Studio
2 18 (16.82%) Axure RP
3 9 (8.41%) NUnit
3 9 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (7.48%) StyleCop
5 6 (5.61%) Subversion
6 5 (4.67%) JIRA
7 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.87%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.93%) Moq
General
1 16 (14.95%) Publishing
2 11 (10.28%) Finance
3 6 (5.61%) German Language
4 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (78.50%) Developer
2 44 (41.12%) .NET Developer
3 36 (33.64%) C# Developer
4 31 (28.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (18.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (18.69%) CMS Developer
6 19 (17.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (10.28%) Analyst
8 9 (8.41%) Support Analyst
9 8 (7.48%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (7.48%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.61%) Software Support Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (5.61%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) AWS Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.67%) ScrumMaster
12 4 (3.74%) Agile Coach
13 3 (2.80%) Automation Engineer
13 3 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (70.09%) ASP.NET
2 65 (60.75%) HTML
3 62 (57.94%) jQuery
4 60 (56.07%) CSS
5 40 (37.38%) Web Services
6 34 (31.78%) XML
7 28 (26.17%) Ajax
8 26 (24.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (23.36%) XSLT
9 25 (23.36%) XHTML
9 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
10 24 (22.43%) WCF
11 21 (19.63%) XSD
12 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (15.89%) Entity Framework
14 12 (11.21%) LINQ
15 9 (8.41%) HTML5
16 4 (3.74%) CSS3
16 4 (3.74%) KnockoutJS
16 4 (3.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) User Experience
2 21 (19.63%) W3C
3 18 (16.82%) Web 2.0
4 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.80%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.87%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Android
2 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (39.25%) MVC
3 28 (26.17%) Content Management
4 23 (21.50%) OOP
5 21 (19.63%) Web Development
6 18 (16.82%) Rapid Prototyping
7 17 (15.89%) TDD
7 17 (15.89%) Scrum
8 16 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.35%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (8.41%) OO
10 9 (8.41%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.61%) ITIL
13 4 (3.74%) ETL
13 4 (3.74%) BDD
14 3 (2.80%) User Stories
14 3 (2.80%) Software Engineering
14 3 (2.80%) Validation
14 3 (2.80%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 73 (68.22%) JavaScript
2 70 (65.42%) C#
3 54 (50.47%) SQL
4 12 (11.21%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.87%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) VB6
7 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (2.80%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) OpenText
2 20 (18.69%) Adobe
3 19 (17.76%) RedDot
4 17 (15.89%) Google
5 8 (7.48%) Capita
5 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.54%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.80%) Akamai
7 3 (2.80%) ForgeRock
7 3 (2.80%) Vignette
7 3 (2.80%) Lotus
8 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.93%) Remedy