The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Crawley region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.17% 7.65% 5.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 34.15% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 4
Average daily rate £275 £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% -7.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 6.35% 22.40% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 34 13
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
West Sussex

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) VB6
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (14.29%) Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) LINQ
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) XHTML
6 1 (14.29%) DTS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) DTS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft