The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 60 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 252 274 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.76% 3.10% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 3.33% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 154 156
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £291 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £28.75 £54.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.75% +62.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £54.00 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £54.00 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
.NET Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8422 8223 9197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.07% 92.95% 91.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4694 4342 4273
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 505 638
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Surrey -7 43 £375 +3.44% 35
Hampshire -14 40 £350 -4.43% 33
Berkshire +16 37 £338 -3.57% 24
East Sussex +8 32 £225 -32.83% 18
Buckinghamshire -33 28 £375 +5.70% 12
Oxfordshire +10 26 £250 -31.50% 22
Kent -15 18 £363 +3.57% 17
West Sussex +3 10 £333 -16.87% 15
Isle of Wight - 8 £225 - 1
Middlesex -7 3 £390 +20.93% 5
Sussex - 1 - -
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 522 (100.00%) .NET
2 444 (85.06%) C#
3 363 (69.54%) ASP.NET
4 329 (63.03%) SQL Server
5 298 (57.09%) MVC
6 204 (39.08%) JavaScript
7 171 (32.76%) SQL
8 163 (31.23%) HTML
8 163 (31.23%) jQuery
9 161 (30.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 154 (29.50%) WCF
11 145 (27.78%) CSS
12 117 (22.41%) VB.NET
13 110 (21.07%) .NET Framework
14 96 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
15 95 (18.20%) Scrum
16 93 (17.82%) XML
17 92 (17.62%) Microsoft
18 86 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
18 86 (16.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 85 (16.28%) Windows
20 84 (16.09%) TDD
21 82 (15.71%) Web Services
22 80 (15.33%) Visual Studio
23 71 (13.60%) Finance
24 70 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
25 62 (11.88%) LINQ
26 59 (11.30%) Oracle
27 56 (10.73%) Ajax
28 51 (9.77%) WPF

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited .NET Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.21%) CMS
3 20 (3.83%) IIS
4 11 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.34%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.34%) Node.js
6 5 (0.96%) Kentico
7 4 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.19%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.19%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (4.21%) MS Office
2 14 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.38%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.15%) SaaS
3 5 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.77%) Internet
2 3 (0.57%) Kerberos
2 3 (0.57%) DNS
2 3 (0.57%) Intranet
3 2 (0.38%) SNMP
3 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.38%) GPRS
4 1 (0.19%) FTP
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.19%) Wireless
4 1 (0.19%) SSH
4 1 (0.19%) 4G
4 1 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (63.03%) SQL Server
2 96 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (9.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 23 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.49%) NoSQL
9 12 (2.30%) MongoDB
9 12 (2.30%) MySQL
10 11 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.72%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.34%) DTS
13 6 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.96%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.77%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 80 (15.33%) Visual Studio
2 70 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (3.83%) NUnit
4 13 (2.49%) Subversion
5 8 (1.53%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.34%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (1.15%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.96%) StyleCop
9 4 (0.77%) Moq
9 4 (0.77%) Selenium
9 4 (0.77%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.57%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.38%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.38%) Hudson
11 2 (0.38%) WiX
11 2 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.38%) MSTest
11 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
General
1 71 (13.60%) Finance
2 12 (2.30%) Telecoms
2 12 (2.30%) Manufacturing
2 12 (2.30%) Marketing
3 6 (1.15%) Retail
3 6 (1.15%) Back Office
3 6 (1.15%) Electronics
4 5 (0.96%) Advertising
5 4 (0.77%) Publishing
6 3 (0.57%) Banking
7 2 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.19%) Automotive
8 1 (0.19%) Law
8 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) German Language
8 1 (0.19%) Games
8 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (100.00%) .NET
2 363 (69.54%) ASP.NET
3 163 (31.23%) HTML
3 163 (31.23%) jQuery
4 161 (30.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 154 (29.50%) WCF
6 145 (27.78%) CSS
7 110 (21.07%) .NET Framework
8 93 (17.82%) XML
9 86 (16.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 82 (15.71%) Web Services
11 62 (11.88%) LINQ
12 56 (10.73%) Ajax
13 51 (9.77%) WPF
14 50 (9.58%) HTML5
15 48 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 44 (8.43%) XSLT
17 34 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 29 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 29 (5.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.21%) Mobile App
2 8 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (1.53%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.34%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.15%) DTV
5 5 (0.96%) GIS
5 5 (0.96%) N-Tier
5 5 (0.96%) Open Source
6 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.57%) NHS
8 2 (0.38%) W3C
8 2 (0.38%) EPoS
8 2 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.38%) CESG
8 2 (0.38%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.38%) PDA
8 2 (0.38%) Social Media
9 1 (0.19%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.19%) Statistics
9 1 (0.19%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.28%) Windows
2 9 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (1.53%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.96%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.19%) Linux
6 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (57.09%) MVC
2 95 (18.20%) Scrum
3 86 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (16.09%) TDD
5 50 (9.58%) Web Development
6 32 (6.13%) CRM
7 30 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (5.56%) Workflow
9 28 (5.36%) OO
10 22 (4.21%) Software Engineering
11 21 (4.02%) BDD
12 20 (3.83%) Dependency Injection
12 20 (3.83%) Unit Testing
13 16 (3.07%) E-Commerce
13 16 (3.07%) SOA
14 15 (2.87%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (2.68%) Release Management
15 14 (2.68%) Web Application Development
16 13 (2.49%) Mobile Application Development
17 12 (2.30%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 444 (85.06%) C#
2 204 (39.08%) JavaScript
3 171 (32.76%) SQL
4 117 (22.41%) VB.NET
5 48 (9.20%) T-SQL
6 15 (2.87%) VB
7 13 (2.49%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.30%) Java
9 9 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.53%) Python
11 7 (1.34%) VBA
12 4 (0.77%) VB6
13 3 (0.57%) C++
14 2 (0.38%) C
14 2 (0.38%) VBScript
14 2 (0.38%) Perl
14 2 (0.38%) XAML
14 2 (0.38%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.38%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 40 (7.66%) Security Cleared
2 34 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 19 (3.64%) Degree
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.15%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) SCOM
2 2 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 92 (17.62%) Microsoft
2 59 (11.30%) Oracle
3 6 (1.15%) SAP
3 6 (1.15%) Telerik
4 5 (0.96%) DevExpress
5 4 (0.77%) Informatica
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe
6 3 (0.57%) Serena
6 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.57%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.38%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.19%) ESRI
8 1 (0.19%) BT
8 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.19%) Ektron
8 1 (0.19%) Maxymiser
8 1 (0.19%) Tealeaf
8 1 (0.19%) Facebook
8 1 (0.19%) Twitter
8 1 (0.19%) Motorola
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
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Berkshire
TRG
Rate: £325 - £400 Per Day
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Rate: £280 - £330 per day
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Hampshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £200 - £240 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Rate: £250 - £450 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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West Sussex
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