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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 60 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 288 326 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.94% 3.65% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 4.00% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 209 154
Average daily rate
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£345 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £227 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 7
Average hourly rate £31.25 - £43.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 - £24.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
8981 8150 7091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.55% 91.37% 91.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4823 4317 3374
Average daily rate £375 £359 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 472 591
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

.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 4 March 2015.

.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 4 March 2015.

.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 4 March 2015. 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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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
Hampshire +3 53 £345 +6.15% 34
Buckinghamshire +2 49 £356 +1.78% 17
Surrey -23 46 £375 +7.14% 26
Kent -3 43 £325 +18.18% 13
Berkshire -12 37 £320 -8.57% 29
East Sussex -7 18 £290 +5.45% 16
Oxfordshire -29 18 £373 +14.61% 35
West Sussex -12 13 £319 +15.90% 11
Middlesex +5 2 £363 -23.68% 1
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 529 (100.00%) .NET
2 453 (85.63%) C#
3 324 (61.25%) ASP.NET
4 276 (52.17%) MVC
5 241 (45.56%) JavaScript
6 224 (42.34%) SQL Server
7 211 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
8 187 (35.35%) HTML
9 169 (31.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 167 (31.57%) jQuery
11 166 (31.38%) CSS
12 155 (29.30%) SQL
13 152 (28.73%) WCF
14 129 (24.39%) .NET Framework
15 118 (22.31%) Scrum
16 117 (22.12%) TDD
17 106 (20.04%) Web Services
18 100 (18.90%) Microsoft
19 95 (17.96%) Visual Studio
19 95 (17.96%) AngularJS
20 89 (16.82%) Oracle
21 73 (13.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 68 (12.85%) OO
22 68 (12.85%) Finance
23 66 (12.48%) XML
24 65 (12.29%) Team Foundation Server
25 59 (11.15%) Windows
26 55 (10.40%) KnockoutJS
27 54 (10.21%) HTML5
28 53 (10.02%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 53 (10.02%) CMS
2 31 (5.86%) IIS
3 28 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 23 (4.35%) Kentico
5 19 (3.59%) Umbraco
6 18 (3.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.51%) Node.js
8 7 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.76%) Zimbra
9 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.38%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.38%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.19%) Immediacy CMS
11 1 (0.19%) WordPress
11 1 (0.19%) DNN
11 1 (0.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) SmartPlant
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.38%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.70%) Internet
2 8 (1.51%) HTTP
3 5 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.95%) SSL
4 4 (0.76%) FTP
5 3 (0.57%) SMTP
5 3 (0.57%) S/MIME
5 3 (0.57%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) Wireless
6 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (42.34%) SQL Server
2 49 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (7.56%) Oracle Database
4 35 (6.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.46%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.51%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.95%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.57%) MySQL
12 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.19%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.19%) Redis
13 1 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 95 (17.96%) Visual Studio
2 65 (12.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (6.99%) NUnit
4 22 (4.16%) Git (software)
4 22 (4.16%) Subversion
5 14 (2.65%) Moq
6 12 (2.27%) StyleCop
7 11 (2.08%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.32%) Toad
8 7 (1.32%) ReSharper
9 6 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.95%) MSBuild
10 5 (0.95%) MSTest
10 5 (0.95%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.95%) JIRA
11 4 (0.76%) Hudson
11 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.57%) Selenium
13 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
General
1 68 (12.85%) Finance
2 9 (1.70%) Marketing
3 5 (0.95%) Banking
4 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.57%) Electronics
5 3 (0.57%) Games
5 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (100.00%) .NET
2 324 (61.25%) ASP.NET
3 187 (35.35%) HTML
4 169 (31.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 167 (31.57%) jQuery
6 166 (31.38%) CSS
7 152 (28.73%) WCF
8 129 (24.39%) .NET Framework
9 106 (20.04%) Web Services
10 95 (17.96%) AngularJS
11 73 (13.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 66 (12.48%) XML
13 55 (10.40%) KnockoutJS
14 54 (10.21%) HTML5
15 53 (10.02%) WPF
16 45 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
17 42 (7.94%) Ajax
18 40 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 38 (7.18%) CSS3
20 37 (6.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (2.65%) Computer Science
2 12 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 10 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.70%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (1.32%) Social Media
5 7 (1.32%) SCADA
6 6 (1.13%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.13%) Open Source
6 6 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.95%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.95%) PKI
8 4 (0.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.76%) W3C
8 4 (0.76%) Google Search Appliance
9 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.57%) EPoS
10 2 (0.38%) Life Science
10 2 (0.38%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (11.15%) Windows
2 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
3 5 (0.95%) Android
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Phone
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.19%) UNIX
6 1 (0.19%) Linux
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (52.17%) MVC
2 211 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (22.31%) Scrum
4 117 (22.12%) TDD
5 68 (12.85%) OO
6 29 (5.48%) SOA
7 28 (5.29%) BDD
8 26 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (4.73%) OOP
10 21 (3.97%) Web Development
11 20 (3.78%) Unit Testing
12 19 (3.59%) OOD
12 19 (3.59%) MVVM
13 18 (3.40%) CRM
14 17 (3.21%) Domain-Driven Design
14 17 (3.21%) E-Commerce
15 16 (3.02%) UML
16 14 (2.65%) ETL
17 13 (2.46%) Migration
17 13 (2.46%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 453 (85.63%) C#
2 241 (45.56%) JavaScript
3 155 (29.30%) SQL
4 53 (10.02%) VB.NET
5 36 (6.81%) T-SQL
6 28 (5.29%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.46%) PowerShell
8 12 (2.27%) VB
9 11 (2.08%) Java
10 10 (1.89%) C++
11 7 (1.32%) XAML
12 5 (0.95%) VBScript
13 4 (0.76%) C
14 3 (0.57%) Delphi
14 3 (0.57%) VBA
14 3 (0.57%) VB6
15 2 (0.38%) XPath
15 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.38%) Python
15 2 (0.38%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 33 (6.24%) Security Cleared
2 24 (4.54%) SC Cleared
3 13 (2.46%) VCP4
4 12 (2.27%) Degree
5 6 (1.13%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.32%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.51%) Puppet
1 8 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 100 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 89 (16.82%) Oracle
3 20 (3.78%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.32%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.32%) Ektron
4 7 (1.32%) Telerik
4 7 (1.32%) Google
4 7 (1.32%) EPiServer
5 5 (0.95%) Twitter
6 2 (0.38%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.38%) Adobe
6 2 (0.38%) Sencha
6 2 (0.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.19%) Nintex
7 1 (0.19%) SAP
7 1 (0.19%) Remedy
7 1 (0.19%) Intergraph
7 1 (0.19%) Alterian
7 1 (0.19%) Meridio
7 1 (0.19%) DevExpress
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