The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 17 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 25 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.47% 4.66% 8.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.80% 4.94% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 12
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
255 263 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 96.59% 94.27% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 140 121
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £10.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +55.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £32.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.NET Developer
South East

.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 25 July 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 25 July 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
West Malling +2 1 £350 -
Canterbury - 1 £310 - 1
Rochester - 1 £333 - 2
Sevenoaks - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Stansted - - - -
Tonbridge - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Chatham - - - -
Cranbrook - - - - 1
Dartford - - - - 3
Maidstone - - - - 4
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (95.45%) C#
3 38 (86.36%) ASP.NET
4 35 (79.55%) MVC
5 28 (63.64%) SQL Server
6 17 (38.64%) Web Development
7 13 (29.55%) Oracle
7 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database
8 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.00%) TDD
10 9 (20.45%) Scrum
10 9 (20.45%) HTML
11 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.18%) jQuery
11 8 (18.18%) WCF
12 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (13.64%) Classic ASP
14 5 (11.36%) CSS
14 5 (11.36%) Web Services
14 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 4 (9.09%) Finance
15 4 (9.09%) CMS
15 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
16 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
17 2 (4.55%) NHS
17 2 (4.55%) XAML
17 2 (4.55%) SOA
17 2 (4.55%) SOAP
17 2 (4.55%) SQL

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 9 (20.45%) HTML
4 8 (18.18%) WCF
4 8 (18.18%) jQuery
5 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (13.64%) Classic ASP
7 5 (11.36%) CSS
7 5 (11.36%) Web Services
7 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.55%) JSON
10 2 (4.55%) NHibernate
10 2 (4.55%) RESTful
10 2 (4.55%) WPF
10 2 (4.55%) LINQ
10 2 (4.55%) SOAP
10 2 (4.55%) HTML5
10 2 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (2.27%) Streaming Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) MVC
2 17 (38.64%) Web Development
3 11 (25.00%) TDD
4 9 (20.45%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) SOA
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.27%) Kanban
7 1 (2.27%) BDD
7 1 (2.27%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) Workflow
7 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) C#
2 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) XAML
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore