The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 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 24 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 23 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.82% 7.17% 5.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.97% 30.63% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 15
Average daily rate £325 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
128 111 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.83% 23.42% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 73 29
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
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 Sussex

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

.NET
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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 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
East Grinstead +2 4 £313 -34.21%
Chichester -4 4 £325 +8.33% 2
Crawley -10 4 £325 -16.12% 8
Gatwick -3 3 £320 -21.23%
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 55 (87.30%) C#
2 46 (73.02%) MVC
3 38 (60.32%) CSS
4 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
5 36 (57.14%) HTML
6 30 (47.62%) ASP.NET
7 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
8 24 (38.10%) .NET Framework
8 24 (38.10%) jQuery
9 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (31.75%) Web Services
10 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (26.98%) HTML5
12 16 (25.40%) XML
12 16 (25.40%) Entity Framework
13 14 (22.22%) TDD
14 13 (20.63%) WCF
14 13 (20.63%) SQL
14 13 (20.63%) CSS3
15 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
15 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
16 11 (17.46%) Ajax
16 11 (17.46%) RESTful
17 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 9 (14.29%) JSON
18 9 (14.29%) Scrum
18 9 (14.29%) Subversion
18 9 (14.29%) SOA

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (11.11%) CMS
2 6 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (7.94%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) Documentum
5 1 (1.59%) FileNet
5 1 (1.59%) JBoss
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQLite
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (14.29%) Subversion
3 6 (9.52%) NUnit
4 5 (7.94%) Selenium
5 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.35%) Jasmine
5 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.17%) JUnit
7 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.59%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.59%) JIRA
8 1 (1.59%) JMeter
8 1 (1.59%) LoadUI
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Developer
2 37 (58.73%) .NET Developer
3 29 (46.03%) C# Developer
4 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 21 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (12.70%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (12.70%) HTML Developer
10 6 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
10 6 (9.52%) Sitecore Developer
10 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
11 5 (7.94%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.76%) Tester
13 2 (3.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) CSS
2 36 (57.14%) HTML
3 30 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 24 (38.10%) .NET Framework
4 24 (38.10%) jQuery
5 20 (31.75%) Web Services
6 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (26.98%) HTML5
8 16 (25.40%) Entity Framework
8 16 (25.40%) XML
9 13 (20.63%) CSS3
9 13 (20.63%) WCF
10 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
11 11 (17.46%) Ajax
11 11 (17.46%) RESTful
12 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (14.29%) JSON
13 9 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (11.11%) XSLT
15 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Unix
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (73.02%) MVC
2 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) TDD
4 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 9 (14.29%) Scrum
5 9 (14.29%) SOA
6 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.11%) SDLC
7 7 (11.11%) UML
8 6 (9.52%) Code Coverage
9 5 (7.94%) BDD
10 4 (6.35%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
10 4 (6.35%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.76%) CRM
12 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
12 2 (3.17%) Automation Testing
12 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.17%) Manual Testing
12 2 (3.17%) MVVM
12 2 (3.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) C#
2 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.63%) SQL
4 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) XAML
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Sitecore
1 6 (9.52%) Twitter
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Telerik
3 4 (6.35%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) BEA
4 1 (1.59%) CA
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) IBM