Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 21 January 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.

C# .NET Developer
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 59 41 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.13% 8.78% 11.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.57% 9.11% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 25 55
Kent median daily rate £350 £338 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +0.75% +3.08%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £301
90th Percentile £376 £388 £350
South East median daily rate £368 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +4.26% +0.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £60.62
% change year-on-year +12.50% -34.01% +116.48%

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 510 450 495
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.36% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 316 352
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £138 £181 £200
90th Percentile £588 £538 £488
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 38
Kent median hourly rate £24.85 £13.23 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.86% -22.21% +5.43%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.68 £9.85
90th Percentile £39.45 £20.50 £39.20
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Kent over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 January 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
Maidstone -7 27 £344 -1.79% 3
West Malling 0 7 £341 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +11 6 £363 - 1
Dartford - 1 £375 - 4
Folkestone - 1 £340 -
C# .NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) C#
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (91.53%) SQL Server
3 48 (81.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 44 (74.58%) MVC
5 34 (57.63%) CSS
5 34 (57.63%) Web Services
5 34 (57.63%) HTML
6 31 (52.54%) TDD
6 31 (52.54%) Prototyping
6 31 (52.54%) MVVM
7 29 (49.15%) .NET Framework
8 28 (47.46%) AngularJS
9 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET
10 25 (42.37%) LINQ
11 22 (37.29%) E-Commerce
11 22 (37.29%) Backbone.js
11 22 (37.29%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (37.29%) Software Architecture
11 22 (37.29%) OWASP
11 22 (37.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (33.90%) ReSharper
13 19 (32.20%) Windows
13 19 (32.20%) VB.NET
14 18 (30.51%) Windows Server
15 16 (27.12%) SQL
15 16 (27.12%) Oracle
15 16 (27.12%) CMS
16 14 (23.73%) Git (software)

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 16 (27.12%) CMS
2 13 (22.03%) IIS
2 13 (22.03%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (91.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (37.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) ReSharper
2 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 14 (23.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (22.03%) NUnit
4 9 (15.25%) MSBuild
5 7 (11.86%) Moq
6 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.69%) Calabash
7 1 (1.69%) Selenium
7 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (8.47%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (81.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 34 (57.63%) CSS
3 34 (57.63%) HTML
3 34 (57.63%) Web Services
4 29 (49.15%) .NET Framework
5 28 (47.46%) AngularJS
6 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET
7 25 (42.37%) LINQ
8 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (37.29%) Backbone.js
8 22 (37.29%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (18.64%) WCF
10 9 (15.25%) ADO.NET
10 9 (15.25%) Caliburn.Micro
11 8 (13.56%) RESTful
11 8 (13.56%) WinForms
12 7 (11.86%) Entity Framework
12 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 7 (11.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 18 (30.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) MVC
2 31 (52.54%) MVVM
2 31 (52.54%) Prototyping
2 31 (52.54%) TDD
3 22 (37.29%) E-Commerce
3 22 (37.29%) OWASP
3 22 (37.29%) Software Architecture
4 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.25%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.86%) Scrum
8 5 (8.47%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (8.47%) Multithreaded Programming
8 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.08%) OOD
9 3 (5.08%) OOP
10 2 (3.39%) API Development
10 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.39%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (32.20%) VB.NET
3 16 (27.12%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 13 (22.03%) Sitecore
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Capita
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Virgin Media