The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 27 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)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10  
Contract jobs citing .NET 31 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.27% 14.04% 11.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.46% 35.04% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 29
Median daily rate £338 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.12% -  

.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 East Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 138 117 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 50.18% 40.07% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 74 64
Median daily rate £338 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +30.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £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 2
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £20.07
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 East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in East Sussex

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in East Sussex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in East Sussex

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in East Sussex

.NET
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -10 21 £334 -21.47% 11
Hastings - 7 £338 -
Hove - 1 £410 -
Lewes - 1 £375 - 1
Uckfield - 1 £375 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for .NET.

1 59 (92.19%) C#
2 35 (54.69%) MVC
3 34 (53.13%) ASP.NET
4 27 (42.19%) HTML
4 27 (42.19%) AngularJS
5 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
6 25 (39.06%) SQL
7 24 (37.50%) CSS
8 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
10 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
11 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 16 (25.00%) jQuery
12 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (18.75%) Entity Framework
13 12 (18.75%) Finance
14 11 (17.19%) Oracle
15 10 (15.63%) WCF
16 9 (14.06%) WPF
17 8 (12.50%) Web Development
17 8 (12.50%) IIS
18 7 (10.94%) TypeScript
18 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
19 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
19 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
19 6 (9.38%) XML
20 5 (7.81%) CMS
20 5 (7.81%) HTML5

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 8 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) DNN
3 2 (3.13%) SAS
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.13%) StreamWeaver
4 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) Big Data
3 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.56%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (90.63%) Developer
2 39 (60.94%) C# Developer
3 35 (54.69%) .NET Developer
4 28 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (14.06%) C# WCF Developer
5 9 (14.06%) C# WPF Developer
5 9 (14.06%) WCF Developer
5 9 (14.06%) WPF Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Architect
8 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.13%) SAS Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (53.13%) ASP.NET
2 27 (42.19%) AngularJS
2 27 (42.19%) HTML
3 24 (37.50%) CSS
4 21 (32.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (25.00%) jQuery
6 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (18.75%) Entity Framework
8 10 (15.63%) WCF
9 9 (14.06%) WPF
10 6 (9.38%) XML
11 5 (7.81%) Angular 2
11 5 (7.81%) HTML5
12 4 (6.25%) Ajax
12 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (6.25%) CSS3
13 3 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.69%) RESTful
13 3 (4.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Fintech
2 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) MVS
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) MVC
2 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.50%) Web Development
4 5 (7.81%) Front End Development
4 5 (7.81%) TDD
5 4 (6.25%) SOLID
6 3 (4.69%) Content Management
6 3 (4.69%) OO
6 3 (4.69%) OOD
6 3 (4.69%) SDLC
6 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Optimisation
7 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) OWASP
7 2 (3.13%) Scrum
7 2 (3.13%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.13%) System Testing
7 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 59 (92.19%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 25 (39.06%) SQL
4 7 (10.94%) TypeScript
5 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.25%) Java
6 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.13%) C
7 2 (3.13%) C++
7 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.13%) R
7 2 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) IBM
3 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.13%) Telerik
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) webMethods
4 1 (1.56%) Xamarin