The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
England / South East
Rank 56 78 51
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 267 228 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.46% 2.63% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 2.78% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 173 194
Median daily rate £350 £345 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £60.62 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.06% +102.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +19.25%

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
7220 8209 9036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.64% 94.58% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4208 5022 4827
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 382 426
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 28 February 2017.

.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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +33 46 £330 +1.53% 33
Berkshire +32 45 £398 -2.45% 15
Kent +10 40 £338 - 19
Oxfordshire +16 35 £350 +5.66% 26
Surrey -7 35 £375 -6.25% 19
East Sussex +2 22 £318 -7.97% 11
Buckinghamshire -23 18 £325 -7.14% 23
West Sussex -2 17 £395 +21.53% 21
Middlesex +7 9 £350 +1.81% 1
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 509 (100.00%) .NET
2 447 (87.82%) C#
3 272 (53.44%) ASP.NET
4 268 (52.65%) MVC
5 253 (49.71%) SQL Server
6 234 (45.97%) JavaScript
7 222 (43.61%) SQL
8 214 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
9 186 (36.54%) CSS
10 161 (31.63%) HTML
11 142 (27.90%) Microsoft
12 139 (27.31%) .NET Framework
13 126 (24.75%) jQuery
14 119 (23.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 117 (22.99%) Web Services
16 116 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 111 (21.81%) TDD
18 107 (21.02%) AngularJS
19 99 (19.45%) Team Foundation Server
20 90 (17.68%) Entity Framework
21 89 (17.49%) Web Development
22 88 (17.29%) XML
23 85 (16.70%) WCF
24 75 (14.73%) VB.NET
25 67 (13.16%) LINQ
26 64 (12.57%) HTML5
27 63 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
28 60 (11.79%) Oracle
29 56 (11.00%) Windows
30 47 (9.23%) T-SQL

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 40 (7.86%) CMS
2 32 (6.29%) IIS
3 23 (4.52%) Umbraco
4 19 (3.73%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.54%) EPiServer
6 7 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.18%) NServiceBus
8 5 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.98%) Kentico
8 5 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.59%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.39%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.20%) DNN
11 1 (0.20%) Immediacy CMS
11 1 (0.20%) SAS
11 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.18%) MS Office
3 3 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.39%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (4.13%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.36%) PaaS
4 10 (1.96%) IaaS
4 10 (1.96%) SaaS
5 7 (1.38%) Boomi
6 1 (0.20%) Asana
6 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.79%) Internet
2 2 (0.39%) Extranet
2 2 (0.39%) Firewall
2 2 (0.39%) Intranet
2 2 (0.39%) SNMP
3 1 (0.20%) 2G
3 1 (0.20%) 3G
3 1 (0.20%) DHCP
3 1 (0.20%) DNS
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) LTE
3 1 (0.20%) Network Security
3 1 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.20%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (49.71%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.29%) NoSQL
4 23 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.55%) MS Access
8 12 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
9 10 (1.96%) Redis
9 10 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.77%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.18%) DB2
11 6 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.18%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (0.79%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.59%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 99 (19.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (8.84%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.66%) Visual Studio
4 35 (6.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 23 (4.52%) TeamCity
6 18 (3.54%) Grunt
6 18 (3.54%) Moq
7 17 (3.34%) NUnit
8 16 (3.14%) Bower
9 14 (2.75%) NuGet
10 12 (2.36%) ReSharper
11 11 (2.16%) MSBuild
12 9 (1.77%) Selenium
13 7 (1.38%) Subversion
13 7 (1.38%) webpack
14 6 (1.18%) JSUnit
14 6 (1.18%) MSTest
15 5 (0.98%) SpecFlow
15 5 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (0.79%) Cucumber
General
1 43 (8.45%) Finance
2 40 (7.86%) Advertising
3 10 (1.96%) Back Office
4 7 (1.38%) Publishing
5 6 (1.18%) Automotive
5 6 (1.18%) Banking
5 6 (1.18%) Marketing
6 5 (0.98%) German Language
6 5 (0.98%) Retail
7 4 (0.79%) Games
8 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.39%) Electronics
9 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 509 (100.00%) .NET
2 272 (53.44%) ASP.NET
3 186 (36.54%) CSS
4 161 (31.63%) HTML
5 139 (27.31%) .NET Framework
6 126 (24.75%) jQuery
7 119 (23.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 117 (22.99%) Web Services
9 116 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 107 (21.02%) AngularJS
11 90 (17.68%) Entity Framework
12 88 (17.29%) XML
13 85 (16.70%) WCF
14 67 (13.16%) LINQ
15 64 (12.57%) HTML5
16 47 (9.23%) CSS3
17 46 (9.04%) Ajax
17 46 (9.04%) LINQ to SQL
18 40 (7.86%) JSON
18 40 (7.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.52%) Algorithms
2 20 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.34%) N-Tier
4 16 (3.14%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.16%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.96%) User Experience
7 4 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.39%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.39%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.39%) iPad
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.20%) AS400
9 1 (0.20%) Clustering
9 1 (0.20%) EPoS
9 1 (0.20%) iPhone
9 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.20%) Social Media
9 1 (0.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 56 (11.00%) Windows
2 4 (0.79%) Unix
3 3 (0.59%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.39%) Linux
5 1 (0.20%) Android
5 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.20%) MVS
5 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (52.65%) MVC
2 214 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (21.81%) TDD
4 89 (17.49%) Web Development
5 41 (8.06%) Unit Testing
6 37 (7.27%) BDD
7 36 (7.07%) Front End Development
7 36 (7.07%) Multithreading
8 33 (6.48%) Multithreaded Programming
9 31 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (5.89%) Concurrent Programming
11 29 (5.70%) Scrum
12 26 (5.11%) OOP
12 26 (5.11%) SDLC
13 21 (4.13%) Kanban
13 21 (4.13%) OWASP
14 19 (3.73%) Data Management
14 19 (3.73%) OO
14 19 (3.73%) SOLID
15 18 (3.54%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 447 (87.82%) C#
2 234 (45.97%) JavaScript
3 222 (43.61%) SQL
4 75 (14.73%) VB.NET
5 47 (9.23%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.73%) VB
7 15 (2.95%) Apex Code
8 14 (2.75%) TypeScript
9 12 (2.36%) Java
10 11 (2.16%) VBA
11 9 (1.77%) Perl
11 9 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.77%) Python
12 8 (1.57%) C++
13 5 (0.98%) ES6
13 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.59%) F#
15 2 (0.39%) C
15 2 (0.39%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.39%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 22 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.13%) SC Cleared
3 15 (2.95%) Degree
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.39%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.18%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (0.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.38%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 5 (0.98%) WMI
3 4 (0.79%) Ansible
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.20%) Puppet
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 142 (27.90%) Microsoft
2 60 (11.79%) Oracle
3 15 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (1.96%) Xamarin
5 9 (1.77%) Telerik
6 8 (1.57%) Google
6 8 (1.57%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.38%) Dell
7 7 (1.38%) Sophos
8 6 (1.18%) SAP
9 4 (0.79%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.59%) Adobe
10 3 (0.59%) Infragistics
11 2 (0.39%) IBM
11 2 (0.39%) Redback
12 1 (0.20%) Alterian
12 1 (0.20%) Greenplum
12 1 (0.20%) Huawei
12 1 (0.20%) Mercator
12 1 (0.20%) OpenText
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
PS Computer Services
Rate: £300pd
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 25 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago