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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 21 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 26 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 8.87% 4.03% 2.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.85% 14.10% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 3
Average daily rate £338 £340 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £384 £402
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 £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
.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
119 78 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.61% 28.57% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 38 42
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +135.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.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 5 February 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
Maidstone -2 7 £350 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £338 - 3
West Malling - 2 £350 -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (98.08%) Entity Framework
3 50 (96.15%) C#
4 41 (78.85%) AngularJS
5 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
6 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
7 25 (48.08%) MVC
7 25 (48.08%) HTML
8 24 (46.15%) CSS
9 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
9 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (38.46%) jQuery
11 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (28.85%) SQL
13 14 (26.92%) Oracle
13 14 (26.92%) TDD
13 14 (26.92%) Front End Development
14 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
15 9 (17.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
17 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
17 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 7 (13.46%) CSS3
17 7 (13.46%) HTML5
18 6 (11.54%) WCF
19 5 (9.62%) RESTful
19 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
19 5 (9.62%) BDD
20 4 (7.69%) Migration

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 2 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) NuGet
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (1.92%) Back Office
1 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 37 (71.15%) .NET Developer
3 27 (51.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 27 (51.92%) C# Developer
4 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (26.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
7 8 (15.38%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (15.38%) HTML Developer
7 8 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Web Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Angular Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.77%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (98.08%) Entity Framework
3 41 (78.85%) AngularJS
4 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
5 25 (48.08%) HTML
6 24 (46.15%) CSS
7 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (38.46%) jQuery
9 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (17.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (13.46%) CSS3
11 7 (13.46%) HTML5
12 6 (11.54%) WCF
13 5 (9.62%) RESTful
14 3 (5.77%) Web Services
15 2 (3.85%) XML
16 1 (1.92%) JSON
16 1 (1.92%) Razor View Engine
16 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) MVC
2 14 (26.92%) Front End Development
2 14 (26.92%) TDD
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.62%) BDD
8 4 (7.69%) Migration
9 2 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.85%) ETL
9 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.92%) Mobile First
10 1 (1.92%) Software Delivery
10 1 (1.92%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.92%) Test Planning
10 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 50 (96.15%) C#
2 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.85%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Trillium
Kent
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago