The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 9 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Malling 64.29% - 66.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 90.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 10
Average daily rate £375 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Malling region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Malling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Malling 71.43% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 10
Average daily rate £380 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the West Malling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the West Malling region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in West Malling

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Malling region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
6 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (11.11%) SOAP
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) UML
7 1 (11.11%) VB.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Malling region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) QA Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) CSS3
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft