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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 16.36% 11.90% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.00% 62.50% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate
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£315 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.20%
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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 Gatwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 36.36% 19.05% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Average daily rate £319 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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
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 25 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) WCF
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Informatica
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (33.33%) CMS
7 2 (22.22%) Web Design
7 2 (22.22%) C
7 2 (22.22%) DOM
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) IIS
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
7 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
5 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) DOM
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) C
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Informatica