The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Programmer role 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 43 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.72% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£333 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.08% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 260 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 94.98% 94.89% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 140 125
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 29
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £10.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +50.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £23.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.NET Programmer
South East

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Programmer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

.NET Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

.NET Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

.NET Programmer
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 Programmer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - - - -
.NET Programmer
South East

.NET Programmer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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 with .NET Programmer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) XAML
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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 with .NET Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) XAML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript