The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.11% 16.36% 10.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 45.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Average daily rate
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£338 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -21.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
.NET
West 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 Gatwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 40.74% 36.36% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
Average daily rate £348 £319 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.01% -20.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 11 (57.89%) C#
1 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Workflow
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) UML
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) WCF
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
7 4 (21.05%) MSBuild
7 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (21.05%) OOP
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
7 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (21.05%) XML
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Migration

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Mule
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (21.05%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Designer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
3 5 (26.32%) WCF
4 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
4 4 (21.05%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) EDI
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) UML
2 5 (26.32%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) OOP
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) MuleSoft
3 3 (15.79%) Epicor
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow