The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 250 - 235
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% - 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% - 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £335 £283
% change year-on-year
+26.86% +18.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.39 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+55.04% -
.NET Software Engineer
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
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Software Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

.NET Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer across the South East region.

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

.NET Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer across the South East region.

.NET Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

.NET Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Buckinghamshire - 3 £500 -
.NET Software Engineer
England

.NET Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) C++
5 5 (50.00%) Subversion
6 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Qt
6 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (40.00%) ATM
6 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (40.00%) Motif
6 4 (40.00%) Unix
7 3 (30.00%) WinForms
7 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) BDD
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
8 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management
9 1 (10.00%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (10.00%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) RubyMine
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Motif
2 4 (40.00%) Qt
3 3 (30.00%) WinForms
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test-First Development
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle