The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 28 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 13 75 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.48% 25.60% 12.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 26.50% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 37 16
Median daily rate £375 £325 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
.NET Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
288 283 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 99.31% 96.59% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 161 157
Median daily rate £388 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £9.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Kent region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling -4 3 £350 -
Maidstone -2 2 £375 +9.09% 1
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (95.24%) C#
3 55 (87.30%) MVC
4 51 (80.95%) JavaScript
4 51 (80.95%) ASP.NET
5 50 (79.37%) HTML
6 46 (73.02%) CSS
7 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (58.73%) CSS3
8 37 (58.73%) jQuery
9 36 (57.14%) HTML5
10 35 (55.56%) TDD
11 33 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (41.27%) SQL
13 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (39.68%) AngularJS
14 22 (34.92%) Entity Framework
14 22 (34.92%) .NET Framework
14 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
14 22 (34.92%) SDLC
15 20 (31.75%) Web Development
16 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
17 17 (26.98%) Waterfall
17 17 (26.98%) KnockoutJS
18 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 16 (25.40%) SignalR
18 16 (25.40%) BDD
18 16 (25.40%) E-Commerce
18 16 (25.40%) SOLID
18 16 (25.40%) Octopus Deploy

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) SAS
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.35%) Subversion
4 4 (6.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.59%) Moq
5 1 (1.59%) MSTest
5 1 (1.59%) NUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (80.95%) ASP.NET
3 50 (79.37%) HTML
4 46 (73.02%) CSS
5 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (58.73%) CSS3
6 37 (58.73%) jQuery
7 36 (57.14%) HTML5
8 33 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (39.68%) AngularJS
10 22 (34.92%) .NET Framework
10 22 (34.92%) Entity Framework
11 17 (26.98%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 16 (25.40%) SignalR
13 13 (20.63%) WCF
14 6 (9.52%) WPF
15 5 (7.94%) XML
16 4 (6.35%) DHTML
17 3 (4.76%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) NHS
2 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (87.30%) MVC
2 35 (55.56%) TDD
3 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.92%) SDLC
5 20 (31.75%) Web Development
6 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 17 (26.98%) Waterfall
8 16 (25.40%) BDD
8 16 (25.40%) E-Commerce
8 16 (25.40%) SOLID
9 6 (9.52%) Scrum
10 4 (6.35%) Wealth Management
11 3 (4.76%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.76%) Fund Management
11 3 (4.76%) Investment Management
11 3 (4.76%) SOA
12 2 (3.17%) CRM
12 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (3.17%) Web Application Development
13 1 (1.59%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 60 (95.24%) C#
2 51 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.27%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.35%) VBScript
6 3 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) Java
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) XAML
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Infragistics
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Sitecore