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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 49 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.15% 16.96% 16.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.57% 40.85% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 28
Average daily rate
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£325 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £405 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -1.47%
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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
103 71 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 38.15% 41.52% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 55
Average daily rate £250 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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 19 September 2014.

.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 19 September 2014, 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 49 (81.67%) C#
2 44 (73.33%) MVC
3 37 (61.67%) HTML
3 37 (61.67%) ASP.NET
4 32 (53.33%) CSS
4 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 28 (46.67%) .NET Framework
6 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 25 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (35.00%) SQL
8 20 (33.33%) jQuery
9 19 (31.67%) LINQ
9 19 (31.67%) WCF
10 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 14 (23.33%) Ajax
12 14 (23.33%) Razor View Engine
13 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (16.67%) TDD
13 10 (16.67%) Scrum
13 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 8 (13.33%) NUnit
15 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
15 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
15 7 (11.67%) Build Automation
16 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (10.00%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.33%) NUnit
3 5 (8.33%) StyleCop
4 4 (6.67%) Selenium
5 3 (5.00%) Moq
5 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 37 (61.67%) .NET Developer
3 31 (51.67%) C# Developer
4 29 (48.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (23.33%) Web Developer
7 14 (23.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 14 (23.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (23.33%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Analyst
10 1 (1.67%) Contracts Manager
10 1 (1.67%) QA Analyst
10 1 (1.67%) Applications Development Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Applications Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Senior Programmer
10 1 (1.67%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) HTML
1 37 (61.67%) ASP.NET
2 32 (53.33%) CSS
3 28 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 25 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (33.33%) jQuery
6 19 (31.67%) LINQ
6 19 (31.67%) WCF
7 14 (23.33%) Ajax
7 14 (23.33%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (10.00%) HTML5
8 6 (10.00%) Web Services
9 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.67%) WPF
11 3 (5.00%) WinForms
11 3 (5.00%) CSS3
11 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.67%) Xbox
1 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) MVC
2 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) TDD
3 10 (16.67%) Scrum
4 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.67%) Build Automation
5 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.33%) DevOps
7 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.33%) Project Management
8 2 (3.33%) Web Development
9 1 (1.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.67%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.67%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.67%) CRM
9 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (81.67%) C#
2 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.00%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.67%) VB
7 3 (5.00%) VB6
8 1 (1.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.67%) Perforce