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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 14 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 36 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.28% 15.16% 13.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.40% 16.59% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 9
Median daily rate £338 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £320 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £338 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
383 223 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.71% 91.39% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 115 146
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 5
Median hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.50 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

.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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Tunbridge Wells -1 6 £413 - 2
West Malling -5 3 £376 -
Tonbridge - 2 - - 1
.NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (95.77%) C#
3 58 (81.69%) HTML
4 57 (80.28%) JavaScript
4 57 (80.28%) MVC
5 56 (78.87%) ASP.NET
6 53 (74.65%) CSS
7 46 (64.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (56.34%) jQuery
8 40 (56.34%) CSS3
9 39 (54.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (53.52%) HTML5
11 37 (52.11%) TDD
12 32 (45.07%) AngularJS
13 30 (42.25%) Entity Framework
13 30 (42.25%) .NET Framework
14 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (38.03%) SQL
15 26 (36.62%) Web Development
16 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
17 21 (29.58%) SDLC
18 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
18 20 (28.17%) Waterfall
19 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 18 (25.35%) E-Commerce
20 18 (25.35%) KnockoutJS
21 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
22 16 (22.54%) WCF
23 15 (21.13%) BDD
23 15 (21.13%) SignalR

.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 (1.41%) SAS
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.04%) Subversion
3 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.41%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (81.69%) HTML
3 56 (78.87%) ASP.NET
4 53 (74.65%) CSS
5 46 (64.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (56.34%) CSS3
6 40 (56.34%) jQuery
7 39 (54.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (53.52%) HTML5
9 32 (45.07%) AngularJS
10 30 (42.25%) .NET Framework
10 30 (42.25%) Entity Framework
11 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 18 (25.35%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (22.54%) WCF
14 15 (21.13%) SignalR
15 7 (9.86%) WPF
16 5 (7.04%) RESTful
16 5 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (7.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.82%) NHS
2 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (80.28%) MVC
2 37 (52.11%) TDD
3 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (36.62%) Web Development
5 21 (29.58%) SDLC
6 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
6 20 (28.17%) Waterfall
7 18 (25.35%) E-Commerce
8 15 (21.13%) BDD
8 15 (21.13%) SOLID
9 5 (7.04%) Scrum
10 4 (5.63%) Front End Development
10 4 (5.63%) SOA
10 4 (5.63%) Wealth Management
11 3 (4.23%) Fund Management
11 3 (4.23%) Investment Management
11 3 (4.23%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (2.82%) CRM
12 2 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 68 (95.77%) C#
2 57 (80.28%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.03%) SQL
4 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.63%) VBScript
5 3 (4.23%) VB
6 2 (2.82%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) XAML
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Infragistics
3 1 (1.41%) Sitecore