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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 7 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 42 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.82% 9.69% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.11% 10.22% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 6
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£320 £323 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.77% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £287 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
.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
278 274 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 91.45% 94.81% 90.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 153 154
Average daily rate £340 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 65
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

.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
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 October 2014.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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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
Tunbridge Wells +1 3 - - 2
Folkestone - 2 - - 1
Maidstone -2 1 £340 +13.33% 3
West Malling - 1 £450 -
Canterbury - - - - 1
Dartford - - - - 1
Margate - - - -
Rochester - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - - 1
Tonbridge - - - - 1
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (94.03%) C#
3 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET
4 43 (64.18%) MVC
5 33 (49.25%) SQL Server
6 23 (34.33%) Oracle
7 22 (32.84%) Web Development
8 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
9 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (22.39%) WCF
11 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
12 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (16.42%) WPF
13 11 (16.42%) HTML
13 11 (16.42%) TDD
13 11 (16.42%) Scrum
14 10 (14.93%) jQuery
14 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
15 8 (11.94%) Finance
16 6 (8.96%) CSS
16 6 (8.96%) Classic ASP
17 5 (7.46%) Web Services
17 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
18 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 4 (5.97%) Castle Windsor
18 4 (5.97%) HTML5
18 4 (5.97%) SQL
18 4 (5.97%) ETL
18 4 (5.97%) OO
18 4 (5.97%) Data Management

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (49.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) MSTest
2 1 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.49%) Moq
2 1 (1.49%) NUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (22.39%) WCF
4 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (16.42%) WPF
5 11 (16.42%) HTML
6 10 (14.93%) jQuery
6 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.96%) CSS
7 6 (8.96%) Classic ASP
8 5 (7.46%) Web Services
9 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (5.97%) HTML5
9 4 (5.97%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (4.48%) CSS3
10 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (4.48%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (4.48%) JSON
10 3 (4.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) NHS
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.49%) Tandem
3 1 (1.49%) Streaming Media
3 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) MVC
2 22 (32.84%) Web Development
3 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.42%) TDD
4 11 (16.42%) Scrum
5 4 (5.97%) Data Management
5 4 (5.97%) ETL
5 4 (5.97%) OO
6 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.99%) SOA
6 2 (2.99%) Migration
6 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (2.99%) Automated Testing
6 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
6 2 (2.99%) BDD
7 1 (1.49%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.49%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.49%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.49%) Kanban
7 1 (1.49%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 63 (94.03%) C#
2 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.97%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.49%) XAML
4 1 (1.49%) PHP
4 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
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