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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 72 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 224 293 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.43% 3.48% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 3.80% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 188 213
Average daily rate
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£345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £223 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £415 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £28.00 £22.41 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.94% -33.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.41 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £22.41 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.80%
.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
8442 7709 6942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.49% 91.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4567 4029 3349
Average daily rate £375 £356 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 459 601
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

.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 23 January 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
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 23 January 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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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 -14 41 £350 - 32
Hampshire -31 40 £348 +6.92% 40
Buckinghamshire -17 39 £363 +11.53% 16
Kent -6 31 £325 +18.18% 18
Berkshire -26 21 £368 +9.70% 40
East Sussex 0 17 £290 +13.72% 19
Oxfordshire -13 17 £373 +6.42% 31
West Sussex -15 5 £300 -4.00% 8
Middlesex - 3 £325 -
Isle of Wight - - - -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 504 (100.00%) .NET
2 436 (86.51%) C#
3 297 (58.93%) ASP.NET
4 285 (56.55%) MVC
5 230 (45.63%) JavaScript
6 222 (44.05%) SQL Server
7 197 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
8 192 (38.10%) HTML
9 166 (32.94%) jQuery
10 161 (31.94%) CSS
11 158 (31.35%) SQL
12 147 (29.17%) WCF
12 147 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 113 (22.42%) .NET Framework
13 113 (22.42%) Scrum
14 103 (20.44%) TDD
15 96 (19.05%) Microsoft
16 88 (17.46%) Web Services
17 82 (16.27%) Visual Studio
18 76 (15.08%) Finance
19 75 (14.88%) AngularJS
20 70 (13.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 70 (13.89%) OO
21 67 (13.29%) Oracle
21 67 (13.29%) XML
21 67 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
22 57 (11.31%) HTML5
23 54 (10.71%) Ajax
23 54 (10.71%) VB.NET
24 51 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 41 (8.13%) CMS
2 34 (6.75%) IIS
3 29 (5.75%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.77%) Kentico
5 16 (3.17%) Umbraco
6 14 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (1.79%) Node.js
8 4 (0.79%) Zimbra
8 4 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.20%) Drupal
11 1 (0.20%) WordPress
11 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (0.99%) MS Office
2 4 (0.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Pivotal CRM
3 1 (0.20%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.40%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.38%) Internet
2 8 (1.59%) HTTP
3 5 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.99%) SSL
4 4 (0.79%) FTP
5 3 (0.60%) SMTP
5 3 (0.60%) S/MIME
6 2 (0.40%) Intranet
7 1 (0.20%) GPRS
7 1 (0.20%) Wireless
7 1 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (44.05%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (5.16%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.79%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.79%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.99%) MySQL
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.40%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.20%) MS Access
14 1 (0.20%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 82 (16.27%) Visual Studio
2 67 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (5.95%) NUnit
4 21 (4.17%) Subversion
5 18 (3.57%) Moq
6 16 (3.17%) Git (software)
7 14 (2.78%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.79%) MSBuild
9 7 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.19%) StyleCop
10 6 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (1.19%) Selenium
11 5 (0.99%) Toad
11 5 (0.99%) JIRA
11 5 (0.99%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.99%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.99%) MSTest
12 4 (0.79%) Hudson
12 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.79%) ReSharper
General
1 76 (15.08%) Finance
2 11 (2.18%) Marketing
3 5 (0.99%) Telecoms
3 5 (0.99%) Banking
4 3 (0.60%) Electronics
4 3 (0.60%) Games
4 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.40%) Retail
5 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 504 (100.00%) .NET
2 297 (58.93%) ASP.NET
3 192 (38.10%) HTML
4 166 (32.94%) jQuery
5 161 (31.94%) CSS
6 147 (29.17%) WCF
6 147 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 113 (22.42%) .NET Framework
8 88 (17.46%) Web Services
9 75 (14.88%) AngularJS
10 70 (13.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 67 (13.29%) XML
12 57 (11.31%) HTML5
13 54 (10.71%) Ajax
14 50 (9.92%) KnockoutJS
15 46 (9.13%) WPF
16 39 (7.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 37 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 35 (6.94%) LINQ
19 34 (6.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.97%) Computer Science
2 13 (2.58%) Mobile App
3 12 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.39%) Open Source
7 6 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.99%) N-Tier
8 5 (0.99%) EPoS
8 5 (0.99%) W3C
8 5 (0.99%) SCADA
8 5 (0.99%) PKI
8 5 (0.99%) Social Media
9 4 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.79%) Google Search Appliance
10 3 (0.60%) GIS
11 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.40%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.40%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.33%) Windows
2 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.20%) UNIX
6 1 (0.20%) Linux
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (56.55%) MVC
2 197 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (22.42%) Scrum
4 103 (20.44%) TDD
5 70 (13.89%) OO
6 34 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (6.35%) BDD
8 30 (5.95%) Web Development
8 30 (5.95%) SOA
9 21 (4.17%) Unit Testing
10 19 (3.77%) OOD
11 18 (3.57%) E-Commerce
11 18 (3.57%) OOP
12 17 (3.37%) Domain-Driven Design
13 15 (2.98%) CRM
14 13 (2.58%) Automated Testing
14 13 (2.58%) MVVM
15 12 (2.38%) ETL
15 12 (2.38%) Software Engineering
16 11 (2.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 436 (86.51%) C#
2 230 (45.63%) JavaScript
3 158 (31.35%) SQL
4 54 (10.71%) VB.NET
5 36 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 23 (4.56%) PL/SQL
7 17 (3.37%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.98%) Java
9 8 (1.59%) C++
9 8 (1.59%) VB
10 7 (1.39%) VBScript
10 7 (1.39%) XAML
11 5 (0.99%) Python
12 4 (0.79%) VB6
12 4 (0.79%) C
13 3 (0.60%) Delphi
14 2 (0.40%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.40%) Ruby
14 2 (0.40%) XPath
14 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (4.17%) Degree
2 19 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.18%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.20%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.19%) Puppet
1 6 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 96 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 67 (13.29%) Oracle
3 16 (3.17%) Sitecore
4 9 (1.79%) Telerik
5 7 (1.39%) Google
6 6 (1.19%) Ektron
7 5 (0.99%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.99%) Twitter
8 3 (0.60%) Adobe
8 3 (0.60%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.40%) Sencha
9 2 (0.40%) Facebook
9 2 (0.40%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.40%) SAP
10 1 (0.20%) Informatica
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.20%) Remedy
10 1 (0.20%) Intergraph
10 1 (0.20%) Meridio
10 1 (0.20%) Nintex
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