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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 66 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 241 304 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.87% 3.12% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 3.29% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 220 189
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.10 £32.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.70 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
.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
7888 9239 8617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.72% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4784 5565 4753
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 433 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

.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 27 September 2016.

.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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +29 47 £365 +7.35% 34
Surrey +7 39 £375 - 30
Buckinghamshire +6 34 £356 -10.93% 16
Berkshire -10 33 £350 -13.84% 24
Kent -4 25 £350 +3.70% 22
Oxfordshire -13 20 £406 +1.56% 30
East Sussex 0 19 £320 -12.32% 8
West Sussex -18 19 £339 -7.82% 2
Middlesex +3 2 - -
Sussex - 2 £238 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, .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.

1 490 (100.00%) .NET
2 452 (92.24%) C#
3 346 (70.61%) ASP.NET
4 308 (62.86%) MVC
5 271 (55.31%) JavaScript
6 266 (54.29%) SQL Server
7 184 (37.55%) HTML
8 181 (36.94%) CSS
9 180 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 178 (36.33%) SQL
11 173 (35.31%) jQuery
12 147 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
13 144 (29.39%) .NET Framework
14 139 (28.37%) Microsoft
15 126 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
16 111 (22.65%) Web Services
17 109 (22.24%) Web Development
18 101 (20.61%) WCF
19 100 (20.41%) Entity Framework
20 94 (19.18%) AngularJS
21 93 (18.98%) TDD
22 88 (17.96%) Team Foundation Server
23 87 (17.76%) Windows
24 82 (16.73%) XML
24 82 (16.73%) Visual Studio
25 66 (13.47%) T-SQL
26 64 (13.06%) KnockoutJS
27 57 (11.63%) HTML5
27 57 (11.63%) MS Excel
28 55 (11.22%) Ajax

.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 39 (7.96%) IIS
2 35 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 28 (5.71%) CMS
4 17 (3.47%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.02%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.82%) Kentico
10 3 (0.61%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.20%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.20%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.20%) SAS
12 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 57 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.04%) SaaS
4 7 (1.43%) Office 365
5 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.24%) DNS
1 11 (2.24%) Kerberos
2 9 (1.84%) Network Security
3 6 (1.22%) SNMP
4 5 (1.02%) Internet
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) CTI
6 1 (0.20%) HTTP
6 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 47 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 21 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.06%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.63%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
12 6 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.61%) MS Access
16 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 88 (17.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 82 (16.73%) Visual Studio
3 55 (11.22%) Git (software)
4 27 (5.51%) NUnit
5 24 (4.90%) SpecFlow
6 22 (4.49%) Selenium
7 18 (3.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (3.27%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.65%) Subversion
10 12 (2.45%) Grunt
11 11 (2.24%) Bower
11 11 (2.24%) MSI
11 11 (2.24%) WiX
12 9 (1.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 8 (1.63%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.63%) NuGet
14 7 (1.43%) Moq
14 7 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (1.02%) Babel
15 5 (1.02%) Cucumber
General
1 31 (6.33%) Finance
2 10 (2.04%) Advertising
3 9 (1.84%) Military
4 6 (1.22%) Banking
4 6 (1.22%) Games
4 6 (1.22%) Retail
4 6 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.82%) French Language
5 4 (0.82%) German Language
5 4 (0.82%) Italian Language
5 4 (0.82%) Spanish Language
6 3 (0.61%) Back Office
6 3 (0.61%) Law
7 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Legal
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (100.00%) .NET
2 346 (70.61%) ASP.NET
3 184 (37.55%) HTML
4 181 (36.94%) CSS
5 180 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 173 (35.31%) jQuery
7 144 (29.39%) .NET Framework
8 126 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 111 (22.65%) Web Services
10 101 (20.61%) WCF
11 100 (20.41%) Entity Framework
12 94 (19.18%) AngularJS
13 82 (16.73%) XML
14 64 (13.06%) KnockoutJS
15 57 (11.63%) HTML5
16 55 (11.22%) Ajax
17 50 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 37 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 37 (7.55%) CSS3
18 37 (7.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.31%) N-Tier
3 13 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.45%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.63%) User Experience
7 6 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.02%) Online Games
9 3 (0.61%) NHS
10 2 (0.41%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.41%) AS400
10 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.41%) Clustering
10 2 (0.41%) Contactless
10 2 (0.41%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.41%) Tandem
11 1 (0.20%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 87 (17.76%) Windows
2 9 (1.84%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.02%) Linux
4 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.82%) Android
5 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.41%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) Unix
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (62.86%) MVC
2 147 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (22.24%) Web Development
4 93 (18.98%) TDD
5 41 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (8.16%) Scrum
7 38 (7.76%) Front End Development
8 34 (6.94%) BDD
9 32 (6.53%) CRM
10 28 (5.71%) OO
11 25 (5.10%) OOP
11 25 (5.10%) SDLC
12 24 (4.90%) Unit Testing
13 23 (4.69%) SOLID
14 21 (4.29%) SOA
14 21 (4.29%) Software Engineering
15 17 (3.47%) E-Commerce
15 17 (3.47%) Full Text Search
15 17 (3.47%) Integration Testing
16 16 (3.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 452 (92.24%) C#
2 271 (55.31%) JavaScript
3 178 (36.33%) SQL
4 66 (13.47%) T-SQL
5 39 (7.96%) VB.NET
6 27 (5.51%) VB
7 25 (5.10%) TypeScript
8 20 (4.08%) C++
8 20 (4.08%) Java
9 18 (3.67%) PL/SQL
10 17 (3.47%) PHP
11 15 (3.06%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.84%) C
12 9 (1.84%) Perl
12 9 (1.84%) Python
12 9 (1.84%) VBScript
13 6 (1.22%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.22%) VBA
14 5 (1.02%) XAML
15 4 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 54 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 50 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.10%) Degree
4 7 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.41%) ISEB
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.20%) MCITP
6 1 (0.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.45%) SLA
2 9 (1.84%) QA
3 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (1.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 5 (1.02%) SCOM
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 139 (28.37%) Microsoft
2 49 (10.00%) Oracle
3 19 (3.88%) Sitecore
4 15 (3.06%) DevExpress
5 8 (1.63%) BMC
5 8 (1.63%) Remedy
6 7 (1.43%) Telerik
7 6 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.22%) Sophos
8 5 (1.02%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.02%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.61%) Infragistics
10 2 (0.41%) Adobe
10 2 (0.41%) Apple
10 2 (0.41%) Ektron
10 2 (0.41%) Progress
10 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.41%) RedGate
10 2 (0.41%) VMware
11 1 (0.20%) Facebook
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