The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 29.41% 42.42% 18.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 83.33% 53.85% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 3
Median daily rate £350 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +24.03%
.NET
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 35.29% 78.79% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 5
Median daily rate £350 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidstone region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for .NET.

1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) MVC
5 13 (68.42%) Entity Framework
5 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
6 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (52.63%) Oracle
7 10 (52.63%) Front End Development
8 8 (42.11%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) HTML
9 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
10 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (21.05%) Finance
11 4 (21.05%) XML
11 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
11 4 (21.05%) CSS
12 3 (15.79%) Web Services
12 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
13 2 (10.53%) LINQ to SQL
13 2 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
13 2 (10.53%) TDD
13 2 (10.53%) Subversion
13 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (10.53%) LINQ
13 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) .NET Developer
3 16 (84.21%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (84.21%) C# Developer
4 9 (47.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 3 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (10.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 1 (5.26%) C# WPF Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
9 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
2 13 (68.42%) Entity Framework
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
8 2 (10.53%) DHTML
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) LINQ
8 2 (10.53%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (10.53%) WinForms
8 2 (10.53%) WPF
9 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Front End Development
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Infragistics
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft