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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 17 3 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 21 59 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.92% 20.14% 8.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.95% 20.56% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 13
Median daily rate £350 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £363 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £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 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.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
264 287 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 99.62% 97.95% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 173 182
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 9
Median hourly rate £20.17 £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.05% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £16.50 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

.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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Maidstone 0 9 £338 -1.81% 1
West Malling - 3 £350 -
Tunbridge Wells +3 1 - -
.NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (94.23%) C#
3 44 (84.62%) MVC
4 41 (78.85%) ASP.NET
5 37 (71.15%) JavaScript
6 34 (65.38%) HTML
7 30 (57.69%) CSS
8 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (42.31%) HTML5
10 22 (42.31%) jQuery
11 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
11 21 (40.38%) AngularJS
11 21 (40.38%) Entity Framework
11 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
12 19 (36.54%) TDD
12 19 (36.54%) CSS3
13 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
15 14 (26.92%) SQL
15 14 (26.92%) SDLC
16 12 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (21.15%) WCF
17 11 (21.15%) BDD
17 11 (21.15%) Octopus Deploy
17 11 (21.15%) SignalR
17 11 (21.15%) SOLID
18 10 (19.23%) Front End Development
18 10 (19.23%) Web Development
18 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server

.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 (1.92%) SAS
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 3 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.92%) Moq
5 1 (1.92%) MSTest
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (78.85%) ASP.NET
3 34 (65.38%) HTML
4 30 (57.69%) CSS
5 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (42.31%) HTML5
7 22 (42.31%) jQuery
8 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
8 21 (40.38%) AngularJS
8 21 (40.38%) Entity Framework
9 19 (36.54%) CSS3
10 12 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (21.15%) SignalR
11 11 (21.15%) WCF
12 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (9.62%) WPF
14 4 (7.69%) XML
15 3 (5.77%) DHTML
15 3 (5.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
1 2 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) MVC
2 19 (36.54%) TDD
3 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.92%) SDLC
5 11 (21.15%) BDD
5 11 (21.15%) SOLID
6 10 (19.23%) Front End Development
6 10 (19.23%) Web Development
7 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.69%) Scrum
10 3 (5.77%) CRM
10 3 (5.77%) Wealth Management
11 2 (3.85%) ERP
11 2 (3.85%) Fund Management
11 2 (3.85%) Investment Management
11 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.85%) Web Application Development
12 1 (1.92%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) C#
2 37 (71.15%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.92%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.77%) VBScript
6 2 (3.85%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.92%) XAML
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore