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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
England / South East
Rank 66 74 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 218 225 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.98% 2.74% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 2.91% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 169 164
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £60.62 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +133.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-57.96% +15.44%

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
6823 7732 8504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.22% 94.24% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3934 4531 4617
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 344 404 416
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +5.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.49 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

.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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Berkshire +22 50 £395 -1.25% 20
Kent -1 31 £331 +1.92% 27
Hampshire +20 30 £350 +7.69% 33
Surrey -3 29 £375 -11.76% 25
East Sussex +18 25 £325 -5.79% 6
Oxfordshire -3 19 £360 +10.76% 26
West Sussex +2 15 £375 +20.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -27 11 £325 -13.33% 22
Middlesex +10 8 £350 - 3
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 462 (100.00%) .NET
2 405 (87.66%) C#
3 269 (58.23%) MVC
4 260 (56.28%) ASP.NET
5 238 (51.52%) SQL Server
6 227 (49.13%) JavaScript
7 192 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
8 177 (38.31%) SQL
8 177 (38.31%) CSS
9 150 (32.47%) HTML
10 133 (28.79%) Microsoft
11 131 (28.35%) jQuery
12 127 (27.49%) .NET Framework
13 119 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 108 (23.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 102 (22.08%) Web Services
16 93 (20.13%) AngularJS
17 91 (19.70%) TDD
18 90 (19.48%) Web Development
18 90 (19.48%) Entity Framework
19 83 (17.97%) Team Foundation Server
20 81 (17.53%) XML
21 78 (16.88%) WCF
22 67 (14.50%) Windows
23 59 (12.77%) VB.NET
24 58 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
25 54 (11.69%) Oracle
26 51 (11.04%) HTML5
27 46 (9.96%) LINQ
28 45 (9.74%) Visual Studio

.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 (8.44%) IIS
2 32 (6.93%) CMS
3 22 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 20 (4.33%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.87%) Kentico
8 3 (0.65%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.43%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.43%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 58 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.52%) Boomi
4 5 (1.08%) PaaS
5 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.65%) IaaS
5 3 (0.65%) SaaS
6 2 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.73%) DNS
2 7 (1.52%) Kerberos
3 6 (1.30%) SNMP
4 5 (1.08%) Internet
5 2 (0.43%) Extranet
5 2 (0.43%) Firewall
5 2 (0.43%) Intranet
5 2 (0.43%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) 2G
6 1 (0.22%) 3G
6 1 (0.22%) DHCP
6 1 (0.22%) HTTP
6 1 (0.22%) LTE
6 1 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.22%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.25%) MS Access
6 15 (3.25%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.95%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (1.73%) Redis
10 5 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (1.08%) DB2
10 5 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 83 (17.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (9.74%) Visual Studio
3 42 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 27 (5.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 24 (5.19%) TeamCity
6 17 (3.68%) Grunt
7 15 (3.25%) Bower
8 14 (3.03%) NUnit
9 12 (2.60%) Selenium
10 11 (2.38%) NuGet
11 9 (1.95%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.52%) MSI
12 7 (1.52%) WiX
13 6 (1.30%) Subversion
14 5 (1.08%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.87%) CircleCI
15 4 (0.87%) gulp
15 4 (0.87%) Moq
16 3 (0.65%) webpack
17 2 (0.43%) MSTest
General
1 35 (7.58%) Advertising
1 35 (7.58%) Finance
2 10 (2.16%) Back Office
3 6 (1.30%) Games
3 6 (1.30%) German Language
3 6 (1.30%) Retail
4 5 (1.08%) Banking
5 4 (0.87%) Automotive
5 4 (0.87%) Publishing
5 4 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.43%) French Language
6 2 (0.43%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.43%) Marketing
6 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.22%) Electronics
7 1 (0.22%) Law
7 1 (0.22%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (100.00%) .NET
2 260 (56.28%) ASP.NET
3 177 (38.31%) CSS
4 150 (32.47%) HTML
5 131 (28.35%) jQuery
6 127 (27.49%) .NET Framework
7 119 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 108 (23.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 102 (22.08%) Web Services
10 93 (20.13%) AngularJS
11 90 (19.48%) Entity Framework
12 81 (17.53%) XML
13 78 (16.88%) WCF
14 51 (11.04%) HTML5
15 46 (9.96%) LINQ
16 42 (9.09%) Ajax
17 35 (7.58%) KnockoutJS
18 34 (7.36%) CSS3
18 34 (7.36%) React
19 33 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 20 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.60%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.73%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 7 (1.52%) User Experience
6 6 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.65%) Online Games
8 2 (0.43%) AS400
8 2 (0.43%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.43%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.43%) W3C
9 1 (0.22%) Clustering
9 1 (0.22%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.22%) iPhone
9 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.50%) Windows
2 3 (0.65%) Unix
3 2 (0.43%) Linux
4 1 (0.22%) Android
4 1 (0.22%) MVS
4 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (58.23%) MVC
2 192 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (19.70%) TDD
4 90 (19.48%) Web Development
5 45 (9.74%) Front End Development
6 36 (7.79%) BDD
7 30 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (6.28%) OOP
9 27 (5.84%) Scrum
10 22 (4.76%) SDLC
10 22 (4.76%) Unit Testing
11 20 (4.33%) OWASP
12 18 (3.90%) E-Commerce
12 18 (3.90%) Kanban
13 17 (3.68%) OO
13 17 (3.68%) Secure Coding
14 15 (3.25%) Multithreading
14 15 (3.25%) Project Management
15 14 (3.03%) Software Engineering
15 14 (3.03%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 405 (87.66%) C#
2 227 (49.13%) JavaScript
3 177 (38.31%) SQL
4 59 (12.77%) VB.NET
5 43 (9.31%) T-SQL
6 23 (4.98%) VB
7 15 (3.25%) Apex Code
8 14 (3.03%) TypeScript
9 12 (2.60%) C++
9 12 (2.60%) Java
9 12 (2.60%) VBA
10 9 (1.95%) Perl
11 8 (1.73%) Python
12 7 (1.52%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.08%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.87%) C
14 4 (0.87%) PHP
15 3 (0.65%) VBScript
16 2 (0.43%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (6.28%) SC Cleared
1 29 (6.28%) Security Cleared
2 23 (4.98%) Degree
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.08%) QA
2 4 (0.87%) SLA
3 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (0.87%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 5 (1.08%) WMI
3 4 (0.87%) Ansible
3 4 (0.87%) SCOM
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 133 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.69%) Oracle
3 15 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (2.16%) DevExpress
4 10 (2.16%) Xamarin
5 9 (1.95%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.73%) BMC
6 8 (1.73%) Remedy
7 7 (1.52%) Dell
7 7 (1.52%) Sophos
8 6 (1.30%) Google
9 5 (1.08%) SAP
9 5 (1.08%) Telerik
10 4 (0.87%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.65%) Ektron
12 2 (0.43%) Adobe
13 1 (0.22%) IBM
13 1 (0.22%) Infragistics
13 1 (0.22%) Nortel
13 1 (0.22%) Redback
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