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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 23 58 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.65% 21.89% 14.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.49% 58.59% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 35 15
Average daily rate £425 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.NET
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
78 99 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.06% 37.36% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 32
Average daily rate £350 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +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 £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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
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 11 February 2016, 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 62 (83.78%) C#
2 39 (52.70%) ASP.NET
3 37 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 33 (44.59%) HTML
5 31 (41.89%) MVC
6 30 (40.54%) JavaScript
7 29 (39.19%) jQuery
8 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (31.08%) REST
9 23 (31.08%) CSS
10 22 (29.73%) SQL
11 21 (28.38%) AngularJS
11 21 (28.38%) HTML5
12 20 (27.03%) .NET Framework
13 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (22.97%) WinForms
15 16 (21.62%) OO
16 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (16.22%) QA
17 11 (14.86%) Selenium
17 11 (14.86%) WCF
17 11 (14.86%) Node.js
17 11 (14.86%) Karma Test Runner
17 11 (14.86%) Jasmine
17 11 (14.86%) TDD
18 7 (9.46%) Octopus Deploy
18 7 (9.46%) TeamCity
19 6 (8.11%) CSS3
19 6 (8.11%) Entity Framework
19 6 (8.11%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (14.86%) Node.js
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.35%) DB2
4 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Jasmine
1 11 (14.86%) Karma Test Runner
1 11 (14.86%) Selenium
2 7 (9.46%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (9.46%) TeamCity
3 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.05%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) Moq
5 1 (1.35%) MSTest
5 1 (1.35%) NUnit
5 1 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.35%) XMLUnit
General
1 4 (5.41%) Marketing
2 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (83.78%) Developer
2 45 (60.81%) C# Developer
3 31 (41.89%) .NET Developer
4 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 18 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (22.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (14.86%) Test Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) Developer in Test
8 8 (10.81%) QA Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) QA Test Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Analyst
9 6 (8.11%) Angular Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Agile Developer
11 2 (2.70%) QA Analyst
11 2 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
11 2 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (2.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.70%) ASP.NET
2 33 (44.59%) HTML
3 29 (39.19%) jQuery
4 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (31.08%) CSS
5 23 (31.08%) REST
6 21 (28.38%) AngularJS
6 21 (28.38%) HTML5
7 20 (27.03%) .NET Framework
8 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (22.97%) WinForms
10 11 (14.86%) WCF
11 6 (8.11%) CSS3
11 6 (8.11%) Entity Framework
12 5 (6.76%) Ajax
13 4 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.41%) XML
14 3 (4.05%) Backbone.js
14 3 (4.05%) Web Services
14 3 (4.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.35%) iPad
1 1 (1.35%) iSeries
1 1 (1.35%) NHS
1 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) MVC
2 16 (21.62%) OO
3 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) TDD
5 6 (8.11%) SDLC
6 5 (6.76%) B2B
6 5 (6.76%) BDD
6 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
6 5 (6.76%) Regression Testing
7 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.05%) CRM
8 3 (4.05%) Presales
8 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.70%) Automation Testing
9 2 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.70%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.70%) OOP
9 2 (2.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 62 (83.78%) C#
2 30 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 22 (29.73%) SQL
4 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) VB
6 2 (2.70%) VB6
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) ISEB
1 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle
2 1 (1.35%) Twitter