The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 26 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 18 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.20% 7.73% 6.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 40.54% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 26
Average daily rate
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£313 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £548 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 74 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.21% 19.07% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 81
Average daily rate £313 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
.NET
South East

.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 22 July 2014.

.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 22 July 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
(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
Gatwick +1 5 £333 -16.87%
Crawley -1 4 £388 -3.12% 6
East Grinstead - 2 £394 -
Chichester - 1 £375 - 5
Burgess Hill - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 3
Horsham - - - - 7
Lancing - - - - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Worthing - - - - 1
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 35 (72.92%) C#
2 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 28 (58.33%) SQL
4 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET
5 19 (39.58%) MVC
5 19 (39.58%) WCF
6 17 (35.42%) jQuery
6 17 (35.42%) HTML
7 16 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (27.08%) .NET Framework
8 13 (27.08%) CSS
9 12 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (22.92%) IIS
11 10 (20.83%) Windows
11 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
11 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (16.67%) Ajax
13 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (14.58%) Java
14 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
14 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (14.58%) Finance
15 6 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
15 6 (12.50%) Marketing
15 6 (12.50%) BizTalk Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 11 (22.92%) IIS
2 6 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.25%) Node.js
4 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (12.50%) DTS
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.17%) Ingres
7 1 (2.08%) MS Access
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.25%) NUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Subversion
4 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Toad
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.08%) AppScan
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) .NET Developer
3 15 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.42%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET
1 19 (39.58%) WCF
2 17 (35.42%) jQuery
2 17 (35.42%) HTML
3 13 (27.08%) .NET Framework
3 13 (27.08%) CSS
4 12 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (16.67%) Ajax
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (12.50%) Web Services
8 6 (12.50%) REST
9 4 (8.33%) WinForms
10 3 (6.25%) XHTML
10 3 (6.25%) LINQ
11 2 (4.17%) Classic ASP
11 2 (4.17%) XML
11 2 (4.17%) DOM
11 2 (4.17%) XSLT
11 2 (4.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Blog
3 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.17%) GIS
4 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) MVC
2 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (10.42%) Workflow
4 5 (10.42%) Business Development
4 5 (10.42%) TDD
5 4 (8.33%) ERP
5 4 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (6.25%) Android Development
6 3 (6.25%) ITIL
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.17%) Web Design
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) UML
7 2 (4.17%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.08%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) C#
2 28 (58.33%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 16 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.58%) Java
7 5 (10.42%) VB
8 4 (8.33%) VB6
9 3 (6.25%) C
10 2 (4.17%) VBA
10 2 (4.17%) C++
10 2 (4.17%) VBScript
11 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.08%) Perl
11 1 (2.08%) PHP
11 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Solvency II
2 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Informatica
4 2 (4.17%) Capita
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Epicor
5 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.08%) SAP