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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 26 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 22 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.93% 7.29% 5.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.14% 39.19% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 16
Average daily rate
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£315 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £348 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £555 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
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 £37.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 74 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.68% 18.59% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 67
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 £319 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
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 £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 31 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 31 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 +4 9 £315 -21.25%
Crawley +2 5 £388 -8.82% 4
East Grinstead - 2 £394 -
Chichester - 1 £375 - 5
Burgess Hill - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Horsham - - - - 5
Lancing - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Worthing - - - - 1
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 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 38 (73.08%) C#
2 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
3 27 (51.92%) SQL
4 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
5 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET
6 20 (38.46%) MVC
6 20 (38.46%) WCF
7 17 (32.69%) jQuery
7 17 (32.69%) HTML
8 16 (30.77%) VB.NET
8 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
10 13 (25.00%) CSS
10 13 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (21.15%) IIS
12 10 (19.23%) Windows
12 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
13 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.38%) Ajax
14 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
15 7 (13.46%) Java
15 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
15 7 (13.46%) Web Services
15 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
15 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (13.46%) Finance
15 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (11.54%) REST
16 6 (11.54%) Marketing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (21.15%) IIS
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.77%) CMS
4 3 (5.77%) Node.js
4 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) FileNet
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (11.54%) DTS
5 2 (3.85%) Ingres
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) MS Access
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) NUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.92%) Toad
5 1 (1.92%) AppScan
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Local Government
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Developer
2 24 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 16 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 16 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET
2 20 (38.46%) WCF
3 17 (32.69%) HTML
3 17 (32.69%) jQuery
4 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
5 13 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 13 (25.00%) CSS
6 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (15.38%) Ajax
8 7 (13.46%) Web Services
8 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (11.54%) REST
10 4 (7.69%) WinForms
11 3 (5.77%) XHTML
11 3 (5.77%) LINQ
12 2 (3.85%) XML
12 2 (3.85%) DOM
12 2 (3.85%) XSLT
12 2 (3.85%) Classic ASP
12 2 (3.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Blog
3 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) GIS
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) MVC
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) Business Development
4 5 (9.62%) TDD
4 5 (9.62%) Workflow
5 4 (7.69%) ERP
5 4 (7.69%) BDD
6 3 (5.77%) Android Development
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL
6 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.85%) UML
7 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.85%) Web Design
7 2 (3.85%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.92%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) C#
2 27 (51.92%) SQL
3 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
4 16 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 7 (13.46%) Java
7 5 (9.62%) VB
8 4 (7.69%) VB6
9 3 (5.77%) C
10 2 (3.85%) C++
10 2 (3.85%) VBScript
10 2 (3.85%) VBA
11 1 (1.92%) Ruby
11 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.92%) Perl
11 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Solvency II
2 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (3.85%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) Capita
5 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.92%) SAP