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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 26 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 15 63 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.63% 22.99% 14.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 24.32% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 12
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 £250 £319 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £467
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 £42.50 £41.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +28.90%
.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
320 259 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.77% 94.53% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 139 143
Median daily rate £425 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.86 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

.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 26 June 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 26 June 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 - 1
Maidstone -3 1 £375 +9.09% 2
Tunbridge Wells -5 1 £413 +17.85%
Tonbridge - 1 - -
.NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (95.52%) C#
3 57 (85.07%) MVC
4 55 (82.09%) ASP.NET
5 53 (79.10%) HTML
5 53 (79.10%) JavaScript
6 48 (71.64%) CSS
7 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (59.70%) CSS3
9 39 (58.21%) HTML5
9 39 (58.21%) jQuery
10 37 (55.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 37 (55.22%) TDD
11 28 (41.79%) SQL
11 28 (41.79%) AngularJS
12 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (37.31%) .NET Framework
13 25 (37.31%) Entity Framework
14 23 (34.33%) SDLC
15 22 (32.84%) Web Development
15 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
16 20 (29.85%) Software Engineering
16 20 (29.85%) Waterfall
17 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (26.87%) E-Commerce
18 17 (25.37%) KnockoutJS
19 16 (23.88%) SOLID
19 16 (23.88%) Octopus Deploy
19 16 (23.88%) SignalR
19 16 (23.88%) BDD

.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 (1.49%) SAS
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (11.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.46%) Subversion
4 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (82.09%) ASP.NET
3 53 (79.10%) HTML
4 48 (71.64%) CSS
5 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (59.70%) CSS3
7 39 (58.21%) HTML5
7 39 (58.21%) jQuery
8 37 (55.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (41.79%) AngularJS
10 25 (37.31%) .NET Framework
10 25 (37.31%) Entity Framework
11 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (25.37%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (23.88%) SignalR
14 15 (22.39%) WCF
15 6 (8.96%) WPF
16 5 (7.46%) XML
17 4 (5.97%) RESTful
17 4 (5.97%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (85.07%) MVC
2 37 (55.22%) TDD
3 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (34.33%) SDLC
5 22 (32.84%) Web Development
6 20 (29.85%) Software Engineering
6 20 (29.85%) Waterfall
7 18 (26.87%) E-Commerce
8 16 (23.88%) BDD
8 16 (23.88%) SOLID
9 5 (7.46%) Scrum
10 4 (5.97%) Wealth Management
11 3 (4.48%) Fund Management
11 3 (4.48%) Investment Management
11 3 (4.48%) SOA
11 3 (4.48%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.99%) CRM
12 2 (2.99%) Front End Development
12 2 (2.99%) Migration
12 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 64 (95.52%) C#
2 53 (79.10%) JavaScript
3 28 (41.79%) SQL
4 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.97%) VBScript
5 3 (4.48%) VB
6 2 (2.99%) Java
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.49%) XAML
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Infragistics
3 1 (1.49%) Sitecore