The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.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 ASP.NET 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 of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 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
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 10 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 43 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.41% 6.57% 9.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.45% 29.51% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 12
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £505 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +13.82%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 61 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.07% 22.26% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 31 41
Average daily rate £303 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
ASP.NET
South East

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

ASP.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 ASP.NET 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling +4 2 £400 +14.28% 1
Maidstone +3 2 - - 4
Dartford - 2 - - 3
Canterbury - 1 £310 - 1
Rochester - 1 £333 - 2
Sevenoaks - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Stansted - - - -
Swanley - - - -
Tonbridge - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 2
Chatham - - - -
Cranbrook - - - - 1
ASP.NET
South East

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing ASP.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 ASP.NET.

1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (96.83%) C#
3 54 (85.71%) MVC
4 49 (77.78%) SQL Server
5 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
6 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 22 (34.92%) SQL
9 20 (31.75%) VB.NET
9 20 (31.75%) WCF
10 19 (30.16%) HTML
11 18 (28.57%) XML
12 17 (26.98%) Web Development
12 17 (26.98%) JSON
13 16 (25.40%) T-SQL
14 15 (23.81%) CSS
15 13 (20.63%) Oracle
15 13 (20.63%) Oracle Database
15 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
16 12 (19.05%) REST
16 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
17 11 (17.46%) OOP
17 11 (17.46%) jQuery
18 10 (15.87%) HTML5
18 10 (15.87%) PHP
19 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
19 9 (14.29%) TDD
20 7 (11.11%) Finance
20 7 (11.11%) Web Services

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing ASP.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 ASP.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (98.41%) Developer
2 40 (63.49%) .NET Developer
3 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET Developer
4 30 (47.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 30 (47.62%) C# Developer
5 27 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (28.57%) Web Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Programmer
9 4 (6.35%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 20 (31.75%) WCF
5 19 (30.16%) HTML
6 18 (28.57%) XML
7 17 (26.98%) JSON
8 15 (23.81%) CSS
9 12 (19.05%) REST
10 11 (17.46%) jQuery
11 10 (15.87%) HTML5
12 7 (11.11%) Web Services
13 6 (9.52%) Classic ASP
14 4 (6.35%) WPF
14 4 (6.35%) Ajax
14 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
16 2 (3.17%) NHibernate
16 2 (3.17%) LINQ
16 2 (3.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) NHS
1 2 (3.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) MVC
2 17 (26.98%) Web Development
3 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 11 (17.46%) OOP
5 9 (14.29%) TDD
6 6 (9.52%) Scrum
6 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.52%) Automation Testing
7 5 (7.94%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.17%) BDD
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) SOA
10 1 (1.59%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 61 (96.83%) C#
2 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.92%) SQL
4 20 (31.75%) VB.NET
5 16 (25.40%) T-SQL
6 10 (15.87%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) Telerik
3 5 (7.94%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.59%) Sitecore