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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
South East / Kent
Rank 12 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 29 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.42% 6.13% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.71% 14.94% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 1
Median daily rate £338 £338 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.05 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-29.73% +2.66%

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
101 87 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.76% 41.04% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 75 39
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Folkestone - 5 £375 - 3
Maidstone +8 4 £350 +3.70% 2
West Malling - 2 - - 1
Dartford - 1 £250 -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (95.35%) Entity Framework
3 40 (93.02%) C#
4 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
5 25 (58.14%) MVC
5 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
6 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (46.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (44.19%) Oracle
8 19 (44.19%) Front End Development
9 16 (37.21%) SQL
10 15 (34.88%) Web Services
11 14 (32.56%) XML
11 14 (32.56%) TDD
12 12 (27.91%) JSON
12 12 (27.91%) LINQ
12 12 (27.91%) Multithreading
12 12 (27.91%) Concurrent Programming
12 12 (27.91%) Multithreaded Programming
13 11 (25.58%) LINQ to SQL
14 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (18.60%) Data Management
14 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
14 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
14 8 (18.60%) Algorithms
15 7 (16.28%) HTML
16 6 (13.95%) DB2
17 5 (11.63%) CSS
18 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services

.NET Framework
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) DB2
3 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 37 (86.05%) .NET Developer
3 27 (62.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 27 (62.79%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.65%) QA Automation Tester
7 2 (4.65%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Automation Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Senior QA Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.65%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (95.35%) Entity Framework
3 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
4 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (34.88%) Web Services
7 14 (32.56%) XML
8 12 (27.91%) JSON
8 12 (27.91%) LINQ
9 11 (25.58%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 7 (16.28%) HTML
12 5 (11.63%) CSS
13 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
13 2 (4.65%) HTML5
13 2 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (4.65%) REST
13 2 (4.65%) SOAP
13 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.98%) Statistics
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) MVC
2 19 (44.19%) Front End Development
3 14 (32.56%) TDD
4 12 (27.91%) Concurrent Programming
4 12 (27.91%) Multithreaded Programming
4 12 (27.91%) Multithreading
5 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.60%) Data Management
6 3 (6.98%) High Availability
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Defect Management
7 2 (4.65%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.65%) QA Automation
7 2 (4.65%) UML
7 2 (4.65%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (93.02%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
4 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
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