The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET 86 50 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 30.28% 20.75% 10.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.56% 52.08% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 24 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £235 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
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
142 96 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 50.00% 39.83% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 44 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 £300
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 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Kent

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

.NET
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 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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 0 13 £350 -50.00% 2
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £344 - 5
Folkestone 0 4 £310 -
Tonbridge +2 2 £400 -42.85% 1
Rochester 0 2 - - 2
Sevenoaks - 2 - - 4
Chatham - 1 £600 - 5
West Malling - 1 - - 2
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing .NET 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.

1 119 (77.78%) C#
2 96 (62.75%) ASP.NET
3 71 (46.41%) MVC
4 67 (43.79%) SQL Server
5 62 (40.52%) AngularJS
6 60 (39.22%) JavaScript
7 49 (32.03%) HTML
8 48 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (28.10%) CSS
10 39 (25.49%) SQL
11 38 (24.84%) Oracle
12 37 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (22.88%) TDD
14 33 (21.57%) .NET Framework
14 33 (21.57%) Microsoft
15 28 (18.30%) Oracle Database
16 27 (17.65%) jQuery
17 26 (16.99%) HTML5
17 26 (16.99%) CSS3
18 24 (15.69%) Entity Framework
19 22 (14.38%) Finance
19 22 (14.38%) Scrum
20 18 (11.76%) Visual Studio
20 18 (11.76%) OO
20 18 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 18 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
21 16 (10.46%) Team Foundation Server
22 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
22 14 (9.15%) WCF
23 13 (8.50%) ReSharper

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.27%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.27%) CMS
2 4 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.96%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.31%) Lync
4 2 (1.31%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) Node.js
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
1 3 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) VPN
1 2 (1.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (43.79%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.30%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (8.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (7.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.65%) Redis
10 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.65%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 16 (10.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.50%) ReSharper
4 11 (7.19%) TeamCity
5 7 (4.58%) Subversion
6 6 (3.92%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.31%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.65%) NCover
8 1 (0.65%) Moq
8 1 (0.65%) Maven
8 1 (0.65%) JIRA
8 1 (0.65%) Selenium
8 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.65%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.65%) NUnit
8 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
General
1 22 (14.38%) Finance
2 5 (3.27%) Marketing
3 2 (1.31%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 122 (79.74%) Developer
2 108 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 84 (54.90%) C# Developer
4 82 (53.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 45 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.54%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.54%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.58%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (3.92%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) WPF Developer
10 5 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (2.61%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (62.75%) ASP.NET
2 62 (40.52%) AngularJS
3 49 (32.03%) HTML
4 48 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (28.10%) CSS
6 33 (21.57%) .NET Framework
7 27 (17.65%) jQuery
8 26 (16.99%) HTML5
8 26 (16.99%) CSS3
9 24 (15.69%) Entity Framework
10 18 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (9.15%) WCF
12 13 (8.50%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (7.19%) WPF
14 9 (5.88%) Classic ASP
15 8 (5.23%) Razor View Engine
16 7 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (4.58%) Web Services
17 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.31%) W3C
1 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
1 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.65%) Tandem
2 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.50%) Windows
2 2 (1.31%) Android
2 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.31%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.41%) MVC
2 37 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (22.88%) TDD
4 22 (14.38%) Scrum
5 18 (11.76%) OO
6 12 (7.84%) MVVM
7 11 (7.19%) BDD
8 10 (6.54%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.88%) OOD
10 8 (5.23%) OOP
10 8 (5.23%) Migration
10 8 (5.23%) SDLC
11 7 (4.58%) Project Management
11 7 (4.58%) Data Management
11 7 (4.58%) ETL
12 6 (3.92%) Web Development
13 5 (3.27%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (3.27%) Software Architecture
14 4 (2.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (77.78%) C#
2 60 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 39 (25.49%) SQL
4 11 (7.19%) T-SQL
4 11 (7.19%) VB.NET
5 6 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.27%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.61%) VB
8 2 (1.31%) Java
8 2 (1.31%) VBScript
8 2 (1.31%) VB6
9 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (0.65%) ISEB
1 1 (0.65%) Degree
1 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
1 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.61%) vSphere
2 2 (1.31%) XenApp
2 2 (1.31%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (24.84%) Oracle
2 33 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.92%) VMware
4 2 (1.31%) Citrix
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