The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Sussex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 7 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.86% 0.86% 2.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 3.45% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 9
Average daily rate £475 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.22% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £310 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £328 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 116 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.30% 24.89% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 77 72
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £310 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the West Sussex region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Horsham - 1 £265 -
Billingshurst - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
.NET Framework
South East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (62.50%) Business Development
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Workflow
5 4 (50.00%) Blog
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (50.00%) Marketing
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (37.50%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) TDD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) IIS
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) AppFabric
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Blog
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Business Development
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft