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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
South East / Kent
Rank 8 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 39 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.55% 9.44% 16.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.00% 10.03% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 21
Median daily rate £338 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £319 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +19.25%

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
260 369 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 97.01% 94.13% 98.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 287 150
Median daily rate £390 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 17
Median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.61% +44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

.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 1 March 2017.

.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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Folkestone +3 5 £325 +2.36% 2
Maidstone +1 5 £375 +7.14% 3
Tunbridge Wells +6 2 - - 3
Dartford - 1 £250 - 2
.NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, .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 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (92.31%) C#
3 49 (62.82%) .NET Framework
4 48 (61.54%) SQL
5 47 (60.26%) Entity Framework
6 44 (56.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (53.85%) MVC
8 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
8 41 (52.56%) SQL Server
8 41 (52.56%) LINQ
9 35 (44.87%) TDD
9 35 (44.87%) XML
10 32 (41.03%) Web Services
10 32 (41.03%) Multithreading
10 32 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (41.03%) Multithreaded Programming
11 30 (38.46%) Concurrent Programming
11 30 (38.46%) JSON
12 29 (37.18%) LINQ to SQL
13 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (32.05%) Oracle
15 23 (29.49%) Algorithms
16 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (24.36%) Data Management
18 14 (17.95%) WPF
18 14 (17.95%) VB.NET
18 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
19 13 (16.67%) HTML
19 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
19 13 (16.67%) WCF

.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:

Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (52.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) DB2
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) MS Access
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (56.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.10%) Moq
2 11 (14.10%) MSBuild
2 11 (14.10%) NUnit
2 11 (14.10%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (8.97%) Advertising
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (62.82%) .NET Framework
3 47 (60.26%) Entity Framework
4 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
4 41 (52.56%) LINQ
5 35 (44.87%) XML
6 32 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (41.03%) Web Services
7 30 (38.46%) JSON
8 29 (37.18%) LINQ to SQL
9 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (17.95%) WPF
11 13 (16.67%) HTML
11 13 (16.67%) WCF
12 12 (15.38%) ADO.NET
12 12 (15.38%) WinForms
13 11 (14.10%) Caliburn.Micro
13 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 10 (12.82%) CSS
15 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) Algorithms
2 11 (14.10%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) MVC
2 35 (44.87%) TDD
3 32 (41.03%) Multithreaded Programming
3 32 (41.03%) Multithreading
4 30 (38.46%) Concurrent Programming
5 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (24.36%) Data Management
7 13 (16.67%) MVVM
7 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 12 (15.38%) Front End Development
9 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (14.10%) Prototyping
10 7 (8.97%) Web Development
11 4 (5.13%) SDLC
11 4 (5.13%) SOLID
12 2 (2.56%) BDD
12 2 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
13 1 (1.28%) Data Protection
13 1 (1.28%) Waterfall
13 1 (1.28%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (92.31%) C#
2 48 (61.54%) SQL
3 14 (17.95%) VB.NET
4 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Oracle
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) Infragistics
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Nigel Frank International
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