The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 23 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.12% 0.88% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 2.50% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £291 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
.NET Framework
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
95 80 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.09% 35.09% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 39 38
Average daily rate £338 £350 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +17.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.81 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.62 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £18.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Kent region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Kent

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Kent region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 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 - 3 £350 - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (88.00%) C#
4 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (72.00%) AngularJS
5 17 (68.00%) Entity Framework
6 12 (48.00%) MVC
7 11 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (40.00%) CSS
8 10 (40.00%) HTML
8 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (32.00%) Oracle
9 8 (32.00%) TDD
9 8 (32.00%) HTML5
9 8 (32.00%) CSS3
10 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
10 7 (28.00%) jQuery
10 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
10 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (28.00%) SQL
11 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (24.00%) ReSharper
11 6 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (20.00%) WCF
12 5 (20.00%) MVVM
13 4 (16.00%) WPF
13 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
14 3 (12.00%) OOP
14 3 (12.00%) OOD
14 3 (12.00%) Microsoft

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (24.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (56.00%) C# Developer
3 14 (56.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (72.00%) AngularJS
3 17 (68.00%) Entity Framework
4 11 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) HTML5
6 8 (32.00%) CSS3
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 6 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (20.00%) WCF
10 4 (16.00%) WPF
11 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Phone
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) MVVM
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) OOD
6 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (8.00%) Android Development
7 2 (8.00%) Kanban
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) B2C
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) VMware