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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 62 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 279 260 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.92% 3.03% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 3.26% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 175 167
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £31.00 £26.02 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -23.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £18.84 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £33.20 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
.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
8765 7983 8840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.89% 92.94% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4936 4270 4159
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £216 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 493 627
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.25 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

.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 22 October 2014.

.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 22 October 2014. 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
Surrey +2 42 £375 +4.52% 34
Kent +2 40 £320 -0.77% 24
Buckinghamshire -26 40 £405 +22.72% 14
East Sussex +10 37 £300 +17.07% 12
Berkshire +17 34 £350 - 24
Hampshire -26 33 £340 +0.74% 34
Oxfordshire -3 30 £350 +7.69% 15
West Sussex +5 10 £336 -20.88% 8
Middlesex 0 6 £390 +21.87% 3
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 522 (100.00%) .NET
2 454 (86.97%) C#
3 327 (62.64%) ASP.NET
4 316 (60.54%) MVC
5 297 (56.90%) SQL Server
6 222 (42.53%) JavaScript
7 183 (35.06%) HTML
8 179 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
9 172 (32.95%) jQuery
10 161 (30.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 160 (30.65%) WCF
11 160 (30.65%) CSS
12 150 (28.74%) SQL
13 123 (23.56%) .NET Framework
14 97 (18.58%) TDD
15 96 (18.39%) Microsoft
16 91 (17.43%) Scrum
17 87 (16.67%) VB.NET
18 83 (15.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 78 (14.94%) Web Services
20 76 (14.56%) SQL Server 2008
21 75 (14.37%) XML
21 75 (14.37%) Finance
22 70 (13.41%) Visual Studio
23 68 (13.03%) Windows
24 60 (11.49%) WPF
25 57 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
25 57 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
26 56 (10.73%) Oracle
27 54 (10.34%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 32 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.56%) IIS
3 20 (3.83%) CMS
4 10 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.72%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.53%) Node.js
7 7 (1.34%) Kentico
8 5 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.38%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.19%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.19%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.19%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 17 (3.26%) MS Office
2 11 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.15%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.34%) Internet
2 4 (0.77%) SSL
3 2 (0.38%) FTP
3 2 (0.38%) HTTP
3 2 (0.38%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.38%) SNMP
3 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.19%) SSH
4 1 (0.19%) S/MIME
4 1 (0.19%) GPRS
4 1 (0.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (56.90%) SQL Server
2 76 (14.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (3.26%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.92%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.72%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.96%) MySQL
11 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.57%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.57%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.19%) IDOL
14 1 (0.19%) RavenDB
14 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 70 (13.41%) Visual Studio
2 57 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (4.41%) NUnit
4 18 (3.45%) Subversion
5 13 (2.49%) TeamCity
6 11 (2.11%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.11%) Moq
7 8 (1.53%) Selenium
8 7 (1.34%) StyleCop
9 5 (0.96%) MSTest
9 5 (0.96%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.96%) MSBuild
9 5 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.57%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.57%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.38%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.38%) WiX
12 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 75 (14.37%) Finance
2 14 (2.68%) Marketing
3 11 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.96%) Electronics
6 4 (0.77%) Retail
7 3 (0.57%) Back Office
8 2 (0.38%) Games
8 2 (0.38%) Advertising
8 2 (0.38%) Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (100.00%) .NET
2 327 (62.64%) ASP.NET
3 183 (35.06%) HTML
4 172 (32.95%) jQuery
5 161 (30.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 160 (30.65%) WCF
6 160 (30.65%) CSS
7 123 (23.56%) .NET Framework
8 83 (15.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 78 (14.94%) Web Services
10 75 (14.37%) XML
11 60 (11.49%) WPF
12 54 (10.34%) Ajax
13 47 (9.00%) HTML5
14 41 (7.85%) LINQ
15 39 (7.47%) AngularJS
16 37 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 37 (7.09%) XSLT
17 36 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
18 30 (5.75%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.68%) Mobile App
2 14 (2.68%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (1.34%) Open Source
6 6 (1.15%) Social Media
6 6 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.96%) EPoS
7 5 (0.96%) W3C
7 5 (0.96%) DTV
8 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.77%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.77%) GIS
8 4 (0.77%) PKI
9 3 (0.57%) NHS
10 2 (0.38%) User Experience
10 2 (0.38%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.19%) Wiki
11 1 (0.19%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 68 (13.03%) Windows
2 8 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.38%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (60.54%) MVC
2 179 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (18.58%) TDD
4 91 (17.43%) Scrum
5 44 (8.43%) OO
6 43 (8.24%) Web Development
7 31 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (5.56%) CRM
9 26 (4.98%) BDD
10 21 (4.02%) Workflow
11 19 (3.64%) Unit Testing
12 18 (3.45%) E-Commerce
13 17 (3.26%) SOA
14 16 (3.07%) MVVM
15 15 (2.87%) Domain-Driven Design
15 15 (2.87%) Dependency Injection
16 12 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (2.11%) OOD
18 10 (1.92%) Mobile Application Development
19 9 (1.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 454 (86.97%) C#
2 222 (42.53%) JavaScript
3 150 (28.74%) SQL
4 87 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 40 (7.66%) T-SQL
6 16 (3.07%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.49%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.53%) VB
9 7 (1.34%) Java
10 6 (1.15%) VBScript
11 5 (0.96%) XAML
12 4 (0.77%) C
12 4 (0.77%) Python
12 4 (0.77%) VB6
13 3 (0.57%) C++
14 2 (0.38%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.38%) Perl
14 2 (0.38%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 23 (4.41%) Degree
3 22 (4.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) DICOM
System Software
1 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.15%) Puppet
3 2 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.73%) Oracle
3 10 (1.92%) Telerik
4 6 (1.15%) Sitecore
5 5 (0.96%) DevExpress
5 5 (0.96%) SAP
6 4 (0.77%) Twitter
6 4 (0.77%) Informatica
6 4 (0.77%) Adobe
6 4 (0.77%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.38%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.38%) Sencha
7 2 (0.38%) Serena
7 2 (0.38%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.19%) Ektron
8 1 (0.19%) Google
8 1 (0.19%) Meridio
8 1 (0.19%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.19%) BT
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