The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 4 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 68 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 22.90% 8.82% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.03% 9.23% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £241 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £445 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
.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
283 260 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 95.29% 95.59% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 175 141
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £168 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 24
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 11 £344 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 9 £350 - 2
Folkestone 0 3 £310 - 3
Rochester +1 2 - - 1
Canterbury -1 2 £298 -4.03% 3
Sevenoaks - 2 - - 2
West Malling 0 1 - - 2
Dover - 1 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £325 - 1
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (90.57%) C#
3 74 (69.81%) ASP.NET
4 63 (59.43%) MVC
5 59 (55.66%) AngularJS
6 50 (47.17%) JavaScript
7 49 (46.23%) SQL Server
8 45 (42.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (41.51%) HTML
10 35 (33.02%) CSS
11 32 (30.19%) TDD
12 30 (28.30%) SQL
13 27 (25.47%) .NET Framework
14 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (24.53%) Oracle
15 21 (19.81%) jQuery
15 21 (19.81%) HTML5
15 21 (19.81%) CSS3
16 20 (18.87%) Oracle Database
16 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
17 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (17.92%) Entity Framework
18 18 (16.98%) OO
18 18 (16.98%) Finance
19 17 (16.04%) SQL Server 2008
20 15 (14.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 14 (13.21%) KnockoutJS
22 13 (12.26%) MVVM
22 13 (12.26%) Windows
22 13 (12.26%) Scrum

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.72%) CMS
2 4 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (1.89%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (46.23%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.87%) Oracle Database
3 17 (16.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio
1 8 (7.55%) ReSharper
1 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.60%) Subversion
3 4 (3.77%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.94%) CruiseControl
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (69.81%) ASP.NET
3 59 (55.66%) AngularJS
4 45 (42.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (41.51%) HTML
6 35 (33.02%) CSS
7 27 (25.47%) .NET Framework
8 21 (19.81%) HTML5
8 21 (19.81%) jQuery
8 21 (19.81%) CSS3
9 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (17.92%) Entity Framework
10 15 (14.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (13.21%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (11.32%) WCF
13 9 (8.49%) WPF
14 8 (7.55%) Classic ASP
15 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (5.66%) LINQ
17 4 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.77%) W3C
2 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.94%) Tandem
3 1 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Android
2 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.89%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (59.43%) MVC
2 32 (30.19%) TDD
3 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.98%) OO
5 13 (12.26%) Scrum
5 13 (12.26%) MVVM
6 11 (10.38%) BDD
7 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.49%) OOD
8 8 (7.55%) Migration
8 8 (7.55%) OOP
8 8 (7.55%) SDLC
9 7 (6.60%) Software Architecture
10 5 (4.72%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (4.72%) Web Development
11 4 (3.77%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.77%) UML
11 4 (3.77%) Data Analysis
12 3 (2.83%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.83%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 96 (90.57%) C#
2 50 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 30 (28.30%) SQL
4 10 (9.43%) T-SQL
4 10 (9.43%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.89%) VB
6 2 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (0.94%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 26 (24.53%) Oracle
2 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
Dover
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago