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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 36 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 16.74% 7.98% 13.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.94% 26.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 14
Average daily rate
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£288 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £368 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
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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 50 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 31.63% 30.67% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 28
Average daily rate £300 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £183 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £327 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

.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 2 June 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 2 June 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 64 (71.11%) C#
1 64 (71.11%) ASP.NET
2 59 (65.56%) JavaScript
3 55 (61.11%) HTML
4 51 (56.67%) CSS
5 48 (53.33%) jQuery
6 47 (52.22%) SQL
7 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (44.44%) Visual Studio
9 38 (42.22%) Web Services
10 32 (35.56%) MVC
11 28 (31.11%) XML
12 25 (27.78%) WCF
13 22 (24.44%) CMS
14 21 (23.33%) XSLT
14 21 (23.33%) .NET Framework
14 21 (23.33%) Ajax
14 21 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (21.11%) Content Management
15 19 (21.11%) OOP
15 19 (21.11%) XHTML
16 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 18 (20.00%) OpenText
16 18 (20.00%) User Experience
17 17 (18.89%) Intranet
17 17 (18.89%) Web Development
18 16 (17.78%) XSD
18 16 (17.78%) W3C
18 16 (17.78%) Entity Framework
19 15 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 22 (24.44%) CMS
2 13 (14.44%) IIS
3 3 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) Intranet
2 6 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.11%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) OLAP
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.44%) Axure RP
3 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (10.00%) NUnit
4 8 (8.89%) StyleCop
5 6 (6.67%) Subversion
6 4 (4.44%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.44%) JIRA
7 2 (2.22%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.11%) Moq
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Publishing
3 6 (6.67%) German Language
4 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (80.00%) Developer
2 40 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 34 (37.78%) C# Developer
4 29 (32.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (17.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (15.56%) CMS Developer
8 11 (12.22%) Analyst
9 9 (10.00%) Support Analyst
10 8 (8.89%) Applications Support
10 8 (8.89%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (6.67%) Software Support Analyst
11 6 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 6 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
12 5 (5.56%) AWS Developer
13 4 (4.44%) ScrumMaster
14 3 (3.33%) Agile Coach
14 3 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
14 3 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
14 3 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (71.11%) ASP.NET
2 55 (61.11%) HTML
3 51 (56.67%) CSS
4 48 (53.33%) jQuery
5 38 (42.22%) Web Services
6 28 (31.11%) XML
7 25 (27.78%) WCF
8 21 (23.33%) XSLT
8 21 (23.33%) .NET Framework
8 21 (23.33%) Ajax
8 21 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (21.11%) XHTML
10 16 (17.78%) XSD
10 16 (17.78%) Entity Framework
11 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (11.11%) LINQ
12 10 (11.11%) HTML5
13 6 (6.67%) CSS3
14 5 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (4.44%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) User Experience
2 16 (17.78%) W3C
3 14 (15.56%) Web 2.0
4 3 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.56%) MVC
3 19 (21.11%) Content Management
3 19 (21.11%) OOP
4 17 (18.89%) Web Development
5 15 (16.67%) Scrum
5 15 (16.67%) TDD
6 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (14.44%) Rapid Prototyping
7 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.00%) OO
9 6 (6.67%) ITIL
10 4 (4.44%) BDD
10 4 (4.44%) CRM
10 4 (4.44%) ETL
10 4 (4.44%) Web Design
11 3 (3.33%) User Stories
11 3 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.11%) C#
2 59 (65.56%) JavaScript
3 47 (52.22%) SQL
4 12 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (1.11%) VB
6 1 (1.11%) VB6
6 1 (1.11%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (2.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) OpenText
2 15 (16.67%) Adobe
3 14 (15.56%) RedDot
4 13 (14.44%) Google
5 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.78%) Capita
7 5 (5.56%) Sitecore
8 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.33%) ForgeRock
9 3 (3.33%) Akamai
10 1 (1.11%) Remedy