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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 28 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.91% 6.00% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 16.30% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 1
Average daily rate £338 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £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
182 92 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 38.40% 36.80% 33.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 39 36
Average daily rate £338 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.81 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.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 28 April 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
(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
Tunbridge Wells +1 10 £338 - 1
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (90.20%) C#
3 41 (80.39%) Entity Framework
4 39 (76.47%) HTML
4 39 (76.47%) JavaScript
5 38 (74.51%) CSS
6 33 (64.71%) jQuery
7 26 (50.98%) SQL
8 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET
8 24 (47.06%) Web Development
9 23 (45.10%) HTML5
9 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (45.10%) Software Engineering
9 23 (45.10%) MVC
10 21 (41.18%) AngularJS
11 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (37.25%) CSS3
13 18 (35.29%) Waterfall
13 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 18 (35.29%) TDD
13 18 (35.29%) E-Commerce
14 14 (27.45%) Front End Development
15 7 (13.73%) Migration
16 6 (11.76%) Finance
16 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
17 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
17 5 (9.80%) Oracle
17 5 (9.80%) ETL
17 5 (9.80%) DataStage

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) DataStage
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Jasmine
1 4 (7.84%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Back Office
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Developer
2 30 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 24 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (47.06%) C# Developer
3 24 (47.06%) Web Developer
4 22 (43.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 19 (37.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 19 (37.25%) C# Web Developer
6 18 (35.29%) HTML CSS Developer
6 18 (35.29%) HTML Developer
7 13 (25.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (25.49%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Analyst
9 5 (9.80%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (9.80%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
9 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (80.39%) Entity Framework
3 39 (76.47%) HTML
4 38 (74.51%) CSS
5 33 (64.71%) jQuery
6 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET
7 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (45.10%) HTML5
8 21 (41.18%) AngularJS
9 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (37.25%) CSS3
10 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (9.80%) WCF
12 4 (7.84%) Ajax
12 4 (7.84%) Backbone.js
12 4 (7.84%) Handlebars
12 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (3.92%) Razor View Engine
14 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Web Development
2 23 (45.10%) MVC
2 23 (45.10%) Software Engineering
3 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (35.29%) E-Commerce
4 18 (35.29%) TDD
4 18 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 14 (27.45%) Front End Development
6 7 (13.73%) Migration
7 5 (9.80%) ETL
8 1 (1.96%) CRM
8 1 (1.96%) Fund Management
8 1 (1.96%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) Scrum
8 1 (1.96%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.96%) UML
8 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) C#
2 39 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.98%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft