Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 39 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 50.65% 40.00% 43.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 84.78% 90.00% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 12
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -53.57%
10th Percentile £316 £319 £281
90th Percentile £358 £420 £350
Kent median daily rate £350 £344 £338
% change year-on-year +1.82% +1.85% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Maidstone
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 46 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 59.74% 44.44% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 25
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% +28.57%
10th Percentile £305 £297 £278
90th Percentile £358 £420 £395
Kent median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year +1.45% +2.22% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - £38.00

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidstone.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Maidstone

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Maidstone

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for .NET.

1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 32 (82.05%) SQL Server
3 31 (79.49%) MVC
4 28 (71.79%) HTML
4 28 (71.79%) CSS
5 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (61.54%) .NET Framework
7 21 (53.85%) Web Services
8 18 (46.15%) TDD
9 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
10 16 (41.03%) MVVM
10 16 (41.03%) E-Commerce
10 16 (41.03%) Prototyping
11 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
11 15 (38.46%) Software Architecture
11 15 (38.46%) OWASP
11 15 (38.46%) Backbone.js
11 15 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 13 (33.33%) CMS
13 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
13 12 (30.77%) SQL
13 12 (30.77%) Windows
13 12 (30.77%) VB.NET
13 12 (30.77%) LINQ
14 11 (28.21%) ReSharper
15 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
15 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (33.33%) CMS
2 9 (23.08%) IIS
2 9 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) AMQP
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) SMTP
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (82.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) ReSharper
2 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.95%) NUnit
4 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.13%) Moq
7 1 (2.56%) Fiddler
7 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (5.13%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 31 (79.49%) .NET Developer
3 27 (69.23%) C# Developer
4 25 (64.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Database Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (7.69%) T-SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.13%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) CSS
1 28 (71.79%) HTML
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 21 (53.85%) Web Services
5 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
6 15 (38.46%) Backbone.js
6 15 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 12 (30.77%) LINQ
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (20.51%) HTML5
10 7 (17.95%) CSS3
10 7 (17.95%) Entity Framework
11 5 (12.82%) RESTful
12 4 (10.26%) WinForms
13 3 (7.69%) WCF
14 2 (5.13%) jQuery
14 2 (5.13%) REST
14 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) MVC
2 18 (46.15%) TDD
3 16 (41.03%) E-Commerce
3 16 (41.03%) MVVM
3 16 (41.03%) Prototyping
4 15 (38.46%) OWASP
4 15 (38.46%) Software Architecture
5 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Web Development
6 3 (7.69%) Data Management
6 3 (7.69%) High Availability
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Statistics
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.13%) Microservices
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) SDLC
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 12 (30.77%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle