The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hastings 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East Sussex / Hastings
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing .NET 7 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hastings 53.85% 56.25% 40.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £350 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hastings
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7 15 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hastings 53.85% 93.75% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 2
Median daily rate £350 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Hastings

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hastings 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 Hastings

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hastings

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Hastings

.NET
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hastings

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Hastings region with a requirement for .NET.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) LINQ
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hastings 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 4 (40.00%) WCF Developer
3 4 (40.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) LINQ
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle