Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 20 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.

C# .NET Developer
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 51 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 12.23% 9.73% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.53% 10.20% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 15
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £311 £321 £292
90th Percentile £488 £375 £420
South East median daily rate £415 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +14.48% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +28.36%

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 407 500 484
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 95.42% 97.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 384 332
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £163 £168 £170
90th Percentile £600 £609 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 23
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +55.70% -1.49%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.80 £11.00
90th Percentile £44.75 £143.43 £51.60
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.62
% change year-on-year +13.89% -8.25% +7.18%

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 20 November 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 20 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
West Malling +2 15 £418 +22.34% 5
Tunbridge Wells -3 10 £325 -13.33% 3
Maidstone -3 6 £450 +28.57% 4
Dartford - 4 £278 - 3
Dover - 2 £425 - 1
Canterbury - 2 £475 -
Ramsgate - 1 - -
C# .NET Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 51 (100.00%) C#
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (96.08%) .NET Framework
3 40 (78.43%) TDD
4 37 (72.55%) Entity Framework
5 31 (60.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET
7 25 (49.02%) AngularJS
8 23 (45.10%) SQL
8 23 (45.10%) CMS
9 21 (41.18%) Scrum
9 21 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (37.25%) MVC
11 18 (35.29%) BDD
12 17 (33.33%) Degree
12 17 (33.33%) TeamCity
13 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
14 15 (29.41%) RESTful
14 15 (29.41%) SOLID
15 14 (27.45%) LINQ
15 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
16 13 (25.49%) OO
16 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (25.49%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
17 12 (23.53%) Deployment Automation
17 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET Core
17 12 (23.53%) API Development
17 12 (23.53%) 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 23 (45.10%) CMS
2 11 (21.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (11.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.76%) ReSharper
5 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (96.08%) .NET Framework
3 37 (72.55%) Entity Framework
4 31 (60.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET
6 25 (49.02%) AngularJS
7 15 (29.41%) RESTful
8 14 (27.45%) LINQ
9 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET Core
9 12 (23.53%) HTML
10 10 (19.61%) .NET Core
10 10 (19.61%) Web Services
11 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (11.76%) CSS
13 5 (9.80%) Backbone.js
14 4 (7.84%) OAuth
15 3 (5.88%) Angular 2
15 3 (5.88%) HTML5
15 3 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
1 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) TDD
2 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (41.18%) Scrum
4 19 (37.25%) MVC
5 18 (35.29%) BDD
6 15 (29.41%) SOLID
7 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (25.49%) OO
7 13 (25.49%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
8 12 (23.53%) API Development
8 12 (23.53%) Deployment Automation
8 12 (23.53%) Economics
8 12 (23.53%) SOA
9 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
10 8 (15.69%) Concurrent Programming
10 8 (15.69%) Multithreaded Programming
10 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
11 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
12 6 (11.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (45.10%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) R
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Sitecore
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Anite
4 1 (1.96%) Facebook