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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 28 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 18 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.32% 0.42% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.86% 1.00% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
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£338 £333 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
.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
140 100 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 49.12% 41.84% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 47 35
Average daily rate £338 £303 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £235 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

.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 30 June 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
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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 - 5 £344 -
Tonbridge - 1 £325 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - - 2
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (90.63%) C#
3 25 (78.13%) AngularJS
4 24 (75.00%) Entity Framework
4 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (62.50%) MVC
6 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 15 (46.88%) HTML
8 14 (43.75%) CSS
9 13 (40.63%) jQuery
10 12 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (37.50%) CSS3
10 12 (37.50%) HTML5
11 11 (34.38%) TeamCity
11 11 (34.38%) TDD
12 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
12 9 (28.13%) SQL
13 8 (25.00%) Oracle
13 8 (25.00%) ReSharper
13 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
15 6 (18.75%) MVVM
15 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
16 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (15.63%) WCF
17 4 (12.50%) WPF
17 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
17 4 (12.50%) Windows

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) TeamCity
2 8 (25.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) NUnit
4 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) NCover
4 1 (3.13%) Moq
4 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) .NET Developer
3 20 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 20 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) WPF Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) AngularJS
3 24 (75.00%) Entity Framework
3 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (46.88%) HTML
5 14 (43.75%) CSS
6 13 (40.63%) jQuery
7 12 (37.50%) HTML5
7 12 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (37.50%) CSS3
8 6 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (15.63%) WCF
10 4 (12.50%) WPF
10 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (6.25%) LINQ
11 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (3.13%) REST
12 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
12 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) W3C
2 1 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) MVC
2 11 (34.38%) TDD
3 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) MVVM
6 3 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) OOD
7 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Android Development
7 2 (6.25%) Kanban
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (3.13%) B2C
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) VMware