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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Malling 53.33% - 27.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £388 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.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
8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Malling 53.33% - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £376 - £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) RESTful
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (41.18%) SOA
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) SDLC
7 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
8 4 (23.53%) Ember.js
8 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (17.65%) User Stories
9 3 (17.65%) QA
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.76%) Degree
10 2 (11.76%) Software Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (5.88%) SAS
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Lead .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Build Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) QA Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum Master
4 2 (11.76%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Build and Release Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.88%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) CSS3
2 8 (47.06%) RESTful
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
5 4 (23.53%) Ember.js
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.88%) DHTML
7 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) SOAP
7 1 (5.88%) WCF
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms
7 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) SOA
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) User Stories
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) TDD
9 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.88%) UML
9 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft