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 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
South East / Kent
Rank 6 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 47 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.80% 12.03% 12.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.73% 12.89% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 16
Median daily rate £338 £336 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% +2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +13.23%

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
251 225 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 95.08% 93.36% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 170 131
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

.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 January 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 24 January 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 8 £375 +17.18% 2
Maidstone +1 5 £344 +1.85% 7
West Malling +2 3 - - 3
Canterbury - 1 £375 - 1
Dartford - 1 £250 - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £290 -
.NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (91.43%) C#
3 52 (74.29%) .NET Framework
3 52 (74.29%) Entity Framework
4 40 (57.14%) MVC
5 38 (54.29%) ASP.NET
5 38 (54.29%) SQL Server
6 31 (44.29%) SQL
6 31 (44.29%) TDD
7 30 (42.86%) XML
8 29 (41.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (41.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (35.71%) Concurrent Programming
9 25 (35.71%) Multithreaded Programming
9 25 (35.71%) Multithreading
9 25 (35.71%) JSON
9 25 (35.71%) LINQ
9 25 (35.71%) Web Services
10 24 (34.29%) LINQ to SQL
10 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (27.14%) Oracle
12 19 (27.14%) Front End Development
12 19 (27.14%) Algorithms
13 18 (25.71%) JavaScript
14 17 (24.29%) Data Management
15 16 (22.86%) HTML
16 12 (17.14%) CSS
16 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
17 10 (14.29%) AngularJS

.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 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) DB2
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.43%) MS Access
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (41.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.43%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (10.00%) Advertising
2 6 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (74.29%) .NET Framework
2 52 (74.29%) Entity Framework
3 38 (54.29%) ASP.NET
4 30 (42.86%) XML
5 29 (41.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (35.71%) JSON
6 25 (35.71%) LINQ
6 25 (35.71%) Web Services
7 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (34.29%) LINQ to SQL
8 16 (22.86%) HTML
9 12 (17.14%) CSS
10 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
11 7 (10.00%) HTML5
12 5 (7.14%) COM
13 4 (5.71%) CSS3
14 3 (4.29%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (4.29%) RESTful
15 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) MVC
2 31 (44.29%) TDD
3 25 (35.71%) Concurrent Programming
3 25 (35.71%) Multithreaded Programming
3 25 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (27.14%) Front End Development
6 17 (24.29%) Data Management
7 8 (11.43%) Web Development
8 4 (5.71%) SDLC
8 4 (5.71%) SOLID
9 2 (2.86%) BDD
9 2 (2.86%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.43%) API Design
10 1 (1.43%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.43%) CRM
10 1 (1.43%) OOP
10 1 (1.43%) Scrum
10 1 (1.43%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.43%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (91.43%) C#
2 31 (44.29%) SQL
3 18 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) Java
7 1 (1.43%) PHP
7 1 (1.43%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Oracle
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) Infragistics
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