The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 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 Maidstone 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 50.00% 20.83% 34.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 83.33% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 12
Average daily rate
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£700 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 60.00% 20.83% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 14
Average daily rate £488 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £400 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.NET
Kent

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Maidstone

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe