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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 86 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 248 320 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.57% 3.17% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 3.36% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 212 229
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £40.41 £32.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.33% +7.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £22.50 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.57 £34.50 £132.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
.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
9196 9522 8760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.43% 94.31% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5593 5223 4823
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 460 482
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

.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 1 May 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
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 1 May 2016.

.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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
East Sussex +3 51 £400 +45.45% 11
Kent -8 47 £338 +3.84% 19
Surrey -13 44 £400 +6.66% 36
Berkshire -12 33 £425 +30.76% 27
Hampshire -16 24 £350 +7.69% 32
Buckinghamshire -15 21 £325 +6.12% 24
West Sussex -25 16 £330 -5.37% 12
Oxfordshire -11 6 £350 -11.94% 15
Middlesex -4 3 £338 +12.50%
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 477 (100.00%) .NET
2 409 (85.74%) C#
3 303 (63.52%) MVC
4 291 (61.01%) ASP.NET
5 277 (58.07%) JavaScript
6 240 (50.31%) SQL Server
7 207 (43.40%) HTML
8 187 (39.20%) CSS
9 174 (36.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 166 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
11 165 (34.59%) jQuery
12 150 (31.45%) SQL
13 149 (31.24%) .NET Framework
14 136 (28.51%) ASP.NET Web API
15 131 (27.46%) AngularJS
16 118 (24.74%) TDD
17 113 (23.69%) Microsoft
18 105 (22.01%) Web Services
19 102 (21.38%) Entity Framework
20 97 (20.34%) Web Development
21 92 (19.29%) Windows
21 92 (19.29%) HTML5
22 90 (18.87%) WCF
23 74 (15.51%) CSS3
24 68 (14.26%) Visual Studio
25 67 (14.05%) XML
26 60 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
27 59 (12.37%) Finance
28 58 (12.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 46 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 27 (5.66%) IIS
2 18 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (3.56%) CMS
3 17 (3.56%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.94%) Node.js
5 9 (1.89%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.05%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.42%) SAS
9 2 (0.42%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.21%) Drupal
10 1 (0.21%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.21%) Kentico
Applications
1 35 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.84%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (0.63%) Office 365
4 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.42%) GitHub
4 2 (0.42%) PaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.05%) Network Security
1 5 (1.05%) SNMP
2 4 (0.84%) Internet
3 3 (0.63%) CTI
3 3 (0.63%) HTTP
4 2 (0.42%) Firewall
4 2 (0.42%) Intranet
4 2 (0.42%) LDAP
4 2 (0.42%) SMTP
5 1 (0.21%) DNS
5 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.21%) SSL
5 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (50.31%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (5.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 20 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (3.56%) Oracle Database
6 17 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.10%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.26%) GIS
9 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.26%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (0.84%) RavenDB
11 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 68 (14.26%) Visual Studio
2 60 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (7.97%) Subversion
4 24 (5.03%) NUnit
5 22 (4.61%) Git (software)
6 18 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 15 (3.14%) TortoiseSVN
8 11 (2.31%) Moq
8 11 (2.31%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.89%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.68%) Selenium
11 7 (1.47%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.26%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 4 (0.84%) Grunt
14 4 (0.84%) MSTest
14 4 (0.84%) ReSharper
14 4 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
14 4 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 59 (12.37%) Finance
2 18 (3.77%) Banking
3 9 (1.89%) Marketing
4 6 (1.26%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.05%) Retail
6 4 (0.84%) Military
7 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.42%) Advertising
8 2 (0.42%) French Language
8 2 (0.42%) German Language
8 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Law
9 1 (0.21%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (100.00%) .NET
2 291 (61.01%) ASP.NET
3 207 (43.40%) HTML
4 187 (39.20%) CSS
5 174 (36.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 165 (34.59%) jQuery
7 149 (31.24%) .NET Framework
8 136 (28.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 131 (27.46%) AngularJS
10 105 (22.01%) Web Services
11 102 (21.38%) Entity Framework
12 92 (19.29%) HTML5
13 90 (18.87%) WCF
14 74 (15.51%) CSS3
15 67 (14.05%) XML
16 58 (12.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 38 (7.97%) KnockoutJS
18 33 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 32 (6.71%) RESTful
19 32 (6.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (4.40%) N-Tier
2 12 (2.52%) Mathematics
3 11 (2.31%) Fintech
4 9 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.26%) User Experience
7 5 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.05%) NHS
7 5 (1.05%) Tandem
8 4 (0.84%) Contactless
8 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.63%) W3C
10 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.42%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 92 (19.29%) Windows
2 22 (4.61%) Windows Server
3 17 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.84%) Android
5 4 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.84%) Linux
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.42%) Unix
6 2 (0.42%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.21%) MVS
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (63.52%) MVC
2 166 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (24.74%) TDD
4 97 (20.34%) Web Development
5 43 (9.01%) OO
6 42 (8.81%) SDLC
7 39 (8.18%) E-Commerce
8 37 (7.76%) Scrum
9 36 (7.55%) BDD
10 35 (7.34%) Software Engineering
11 34 (7.13%) CRM
12 31 (6.50%) Unit Testing
13 27 (5.66%) SOLID
14 24 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (4.82%) Multithreading
15 23 (4.82%) Waterfall
16 21 (4.40%) Front End Development
17 20 (4.19%) MVVM
17 20 (4.19%) SOA
18 19 (3.98%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 409 (85.74%) C#
2 277 (58.07%) JavaScript
3 150 (31.45%) SQL
4 42 (8.81%) T-SQL
5 34 (7.13%) VB.NET
6 19 (3.98%) Java
7 17 (3.56%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.35%) PL/SQL
9 15 (3.14%) VB
10 14 (2.94%) PHP
11 13 (2.73%) XAML
12 12 (2.52%) C
12 12 (2.52%) C++
13 11 (2.31%) VBScript
14 10 (2.10%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.26%) Python
16 5 (1.05%) VB6
17 3 (0.63%) Ruby
18 2 (0.42%) Perl
18 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (6.29%) Security Cleared
2 24 (5.03%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.35%) Degree
4 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) MCP
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.26%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) SLA
3 2 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.05%) SCOM
2 2 (0.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 113 (23.69%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.34%) Oracle
3 22 (4.61%) Sitecore
4 9 (1.89%) Telerik
5 4 (0.84%) Google
5 4 (0.84%) VMware
6 3 (0.63%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.63%) RedGate
6 3 (0.63%) Sony
7 2 (0.42%) HP
7 2 (0.42%) Intel Security
7 2 (0.42%) Lumension
7 2 (0.42%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe
8 1 (0.21%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.21%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.21%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago