Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £343 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

.NET Developer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 46 36
Rank change year-on-year -30 -10 +9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 15 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.45% 3.08% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 3.19% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 55
West Sussex median daily rate £343 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +0.74% +4.25%
10th Percentile £290 £261 £275
90th Percentile £423 £402 £415
South East median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - £43.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +29.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 997 1222 1162
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.60% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 704 761
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £262 £250
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 60 48
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.29 £11.10
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in West Sussex

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in West Sussex

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in West Sussex

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in West Sussex

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Gatwick 0 6 £343 -2.14%
Worthing -10 3 £300 -4.00% 2
East Grinstead +2 2 £390 +4.00%
Crawley -1 2 £469 +44.23% 3
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West Sussex region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 4 (26.67%) System Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) WinForms
8 4 (26.67%) MVVM
9 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (20.00%) HTML5
9 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) Sitefinity
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Moq
4 1 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) WinForms
7 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (13.33%) REST
9 1 (6.67%) .NET Core
9 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (6.67%) RESTful
9 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (26.67%) MVVM
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Telerik
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Thales