The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 4 13
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9  
Contract jobs citing .NET 22 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 11.52% 21.13% 12.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.92% 45.56% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 24
Median daily rate £338 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.38 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.43% -  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 96 90 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 50.26% 46.39% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 46 50
Median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Brighton

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Brighton

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Brighton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Brighton

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for .NET.

1 38 (92.68%) C#
2 27 (65.85%) MVC
3 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
4 21 (51.22%) SQL
5 20 (48.78%) HTML
5 20 (48.78%) CSS
5 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
5 20 (48.78%) AngularJS
6 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (36.59%) jQuery
8 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
9 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
10 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
11 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (19.51%) Entity Framework
12 8 (19.51%) Finance
12 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.07%) TypeScript
14 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (14.63%) IIS
15 5 (12.20%) Web Development
15 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
16 4 (9.76%) HTML5
16 4 (9.76%) CSS3
16 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
16 4 (9.76%) SOLID
16 4 (9.76%) Angular 2
16 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
17 3 (7.32%) XML
17 3 (7.32%) OOD

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) DNN
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.44%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) C# Developer
3 18 (43.90%) .NET Developer
4 14 (34.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Junior
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Database Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
2 20 (48.78%) AngularJS
2 20 (48.78%) CSS
2 20 (48.78%) HTML
3 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (36.59%) jQuery
5 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
6 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (19.51%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.76%) Angular 2
8 4 (9.76%) CSS3
8 4 (9.76%) HTML5
9 3 (7.32%) Ajax
9 3 (7.32%) React
9 3 (7.32%) RESTful
9 3 (7.32%) XHTML
9 3 (7.32%) XML
10 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.88%) Fintech
1 2 (4.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) MVC
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.20%) Web Development
4 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
4 4 (9.76%) SOLID
5 3 (7.32%) Content Management
5 3 (7.32%) OO
5 3 (7.32%) OOD
5 3 (7.32%) SDLC
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Optimisation
5 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.44%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (2.44%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) C#
2 21 (51.22%) SQL
3 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) TypeScript
5 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Telerik
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) webMethods
3 1 (2.44%) Xamarin