Period
to 12 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Software Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Software Developer
South East > Kent
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 57 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - -
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.97% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Kent median daily rate £425 £343 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.09% - -
South East median daily rate £415 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +27.69% -16.13% +34.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Contract vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 407 482 488
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.55% 95.26% 97.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 369 332
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -0.71% +4.44%
10th Percentile £168 £162 £172
90th Percentile £600 £613 £562
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 22
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +55.70% -
10th Percentile £11.20 £12.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £139.76 £54.55
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.22
% change year-on-year +13.89% -6.34% +7.45%

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured .NET Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in Kent

.NET Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Software Developer in Kent

.NET Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer within the Kent region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 1 £475 - 1
.NET Software Developer
South East

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, .NET Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region featuring .NET Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (25.00%) TDD

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore