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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 21 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 20 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.52% 12.26% 11.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.40% 34.67% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £309 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
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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
73 75 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 27.44% 35.38% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 22
Average daily rate £310 £250 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

.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 28 July 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 28 July 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 61 (91.04%) C#
2 41 (61.19%) ASP.NET
3 34 (50.75%) HTML
3 34 (50.75%) JavaScript
3 34 (50.75%) SQL
4 29 (43.28%) CSS
5 28 (41.79%) MVC
6 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (38.81%) jQuery
7 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
7 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
8 19 (28.36%) WCF
9 18 (26.87%) .NET Framework
9 18 (26.87%) Web Services
10 15 (22.39%) Entity Framework
11 13 (19.40%) Scrum
12 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
13 11 (16.42%) XML
13 11 (16.42%) TDD
14 10 (14.93%) Finance
14 10 (14.93%) OO
14 10 (14.93%) HTML5
15 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (11.94%) LINQ
16 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
17 7 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
18 6 (8.96%) StyleCop
18 6 (8.96%) German Language
18 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
18 6 (8.96%) Subversion

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 2 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.49%) OLAP
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.96%) StyleCop
3 6 (8.96%) NUnit
3 6 (8.96%) Subversion
4 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
5 2 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.49%) MSTest
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) German Language
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (79.10%) Developer
2 37 (55.22%) .NET Developer
3 31 (46.27%) C# Developer
4 25 (37.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (19.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
8 6 (8.96%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) Software Support Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.97%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.48%) AWS Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
12 2 (2.99%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (61.19%) ASP.NET
2 34 (50.75%) HTML
3 29 (43.28%) CSS
4 26 (38.81%) jQuery
5 19 (28.36%) WCF
6 18 (26.87%) Web Services
6 18 (26.87%) .NET Framework
7 15 (22.39%) Entity Framework
8 11 (16.42%) XML
9 10 (14.93%) HTML5
10 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (11.94%) LINQ
12 6 (8.96%) Ajax
13 5 (7.46%) XSLT
13 5 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (7.46%) CSS3
14 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (4.48%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) MVC
2 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.40%) Scrum
4 11 (16.42%) TDD
5 10 (14.93%) OO
6 6 (8.96%) ITIL
6 6 (8.96%) OOP
6 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.46%) CRM
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.97%) Web Design
9 3 (4.48%) Web Development
9 3 (4.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.48%) User Stories
9 3 (4.48%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.48%) Validation
9 3 (4.48%) Code Coverage
9 3 (4.48%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (2.99%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (91.04%) C#
2 34 (50.75%) JavaScript
2 34 (50.75%) SQL
3 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.48%) VB
5 2 (2.99%) VB6
6 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.99%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix