Period
to 25 August 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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.

C# .NET Developer
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 29 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 19 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.17% 4.72% 7.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 4.91% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 35
Kent median daily rate £438 £418 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +21.01% +2.22%
10th Percentile £375 £376 £326
90th Percentile £488 £460 £375
South East median daily rate £438 £389 £350
% change year-on-year +12.54% +11.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +41.18% -5.56% +4.65%

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 449 407 506
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.46% 95.99% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 254 367
Kent median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £232 £172 £172
90th Percentile £630 £604 £550
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 24
Kent median hourly rate £17.00 £38.75 £26.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.13% +46.03% +26.36%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.83 £12.75
90th Percentile £44.90 £161.25 £98.49
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £17.89
% change year-on-year +21.05% +6.23% -10.58%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Kent

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Kent

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Kent

C# .NET 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 C# .NET Developer within the Kent region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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
Maidstone +3 8 £475 +11.76% 6
West Malling -5 4 £400 -4.19% 3
Tunbridge Wells +1 1 £438 +34.62% 1
Tonbridge - 1 - - 1
C# .NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, C# .NET 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 C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) Azure
3 13 (68.42%) AngularJS
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) RESTful
6 10 (52.63%) TDD
6 10 (52.63%) Scrum
6 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
7 8 (42.11%) Sass
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
7 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (42.11%) TypeScript
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (26.32%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
10 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
11 4 (21.05%) Web Services
11 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
12 3 (15.79%) SDLC
12 3 (15.79%) RxJS
12 3 (15.79%) SOLID
12 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
13 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (10.53%) JIRA
13 2 (10.53%) Spring Security

C# .NET 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Azure
2 1 (5.26%) AWS
2 1 (5.26%) WhatsApp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) AngularJS
3 11 (57.89%) RESTful
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) Sass
5 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) RxJS
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (10.53%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) HTML5
10 2 (10.53%) Node.js
10 2 (10.53%) REST
10 2 (10.53%) Spring
10 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
10 2 (10.53%) Spring Security
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) SOLID
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) API Design
6 1 (5.26%) API Development
6 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) TypeScript
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore