The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 25.00% 21.74% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.09% 21.74% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £375 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.33% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Maidstone
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 23 23 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 95.83% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 11
Median daily rate £375 £350 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +180.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Maidstone

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Maidstone

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Maidstone

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, .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 Maidstone region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) LINQ
3 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
5 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
5 4 (44.44%) WinForms
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 4 (44.44%) NUnit
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) MVVM
5 4 (44.44%) Moq
5 4 (44.44%) ReSharper
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) WPF
5 4 (44.44%) MSBuild
5 4 (44.44%) Caliburn.Micro
5 4 (44.44%) Prototyping

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Moq
2 4 (44.44%) MSBuild
2 4 (44.44%) NUnit
2 4 (44.44%) ReSharper
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) LINQ
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
5 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
5 4 (44.44%) Caliburn.Micro
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) WinForms
5 4 (44.44%) WPF
5 4 (44.44%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) MVVM
2 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle