The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 27 32 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -21  
Contract jobs citing .NET 38 38 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.25% 6.35% 10.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.59% 18.18% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 41
Median daily rate £400 £338 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -19.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £288 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £408 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.19% +2.85%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 176 209 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 33.59% 34.95% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 102 97
Median daily rate £468 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £494 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in West Sussex

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in West Sussex

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in West Sussex over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in West Sussex

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in West Sussex

.NET
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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +3 15 £400 +25.00% 4
East Grinstead +1 8 £409 +16.85%
Worthing +19 7 £525 - 6
Chichester +3 3 - - 3
Crawley -4 3 £383 +13.33% 14
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for .NET.

1 49 (73.13%) C#
2 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (40.30%) MVC
3 27 (40.30%) AngularJS
4 24 (35.82%) SQL Server
5 22 (32.84%) CSS
5 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
5 22 (32.84%) SQL
6 20 (29.85%) REST
7 19 (28.36%) HTML
7 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
8 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET
9 15 (22.39%) SOAP
9 15 (22.39%) CMS
9 15 (22.39%) NoSQL
10 13 (19.40%) Web Services
11 12 (17.91%) jQuery
11 12 (17.91%) Redis
11 12 (17.91%) HTML5
11 12 (17.91%) DevOps
12 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (16.42%) TeamCity
12 11 (16.42%) Visual Studio
13 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
13 10 (14.93%) Back Office
13 10 (14.93%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (14.93%) Sass
14 8 (11.94%) .NET Framework
14 8 (11.94%) WPF
14 8 (11.94%) Java

.NET
Top Related 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 15 (22.39%) CMS
2 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.46%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.48%) IIS
4 3 (4.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.49%) DNN
5 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.49%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (1.49%) Kentico
5 1 (1.49%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.49%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.39%) NoSQL
3 12 (17.91%) Redis
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.49%) Ingres
8 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) TeamCity
1 11 (16.42%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (7.46%) ReSharper
3 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.48%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.48%) Protractor
4 3 (4.48%) Selenium
4 3 (4.48%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.48%) Xcode
5 1 (1.49%) NUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (14.93%) Back Office
2 5 (7.46%) Advertising
3 4 (5.97%) Finance
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (76.12%) Developer
2 32 (47.76%) .NET Developer
3 22 (32.84%) C# Developer
4 20 (29.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (11.94%) C# WPF Developer
6 8 (11.94%) WPF Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Architect
7 6 (8.96%) C# WCF Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Scala Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.96%) WCF Developer
8 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Senior SharePoint Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.46%) SharePoint Architect
8 5 (7.46%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.30%) AngularJS
2 22 (32.84%) CSS
3 20 (29.85%) REST
4 19 (28.36%) HTML
5 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET
6 15 (22.39%) SOAP
7 13 (19.40%) Web Services
8 12 (17.91%) HTML5
8 12 (17.91%) jQuery
9 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (14.93%) Sass
11 8 (11.94%) .NET Framework
11 8 (11.94%) WPF
12 7 (10.45%) Google Maps API
12 7 (10.45%) WCF
13 6 (8.96%) Akka
13 6 (8.96%) Entity Framework
13 6 (8.96%) Play Framework
13 6 (8.96%) React
13 6 (8.96%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) MVC
3 12 (17.91%) DevOps
4 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
4 6 (8.96%) BDD
4 6 (8.96%) CRM
4 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.46%) OWASP
5 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.46%) TDD
6 4 (5.97%) API Development
6 4 (5.97%) Front End Development
6 4 (5.97%) Scrum
6 4 (5.97%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.48%) Migration
7 3 (4.48%) Prototyping
7 3 (4.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 49 (73.13%) C#
2 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
2 22 (32.84%) SQL
3 8 (11.94%) Java
4 7 (10.45%) Scala
5 3 (4.48%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.99%) Ruby
6 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.99%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.49%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) VB
7 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.48%) HNC
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Google
2 7 (10.45%) SAP
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) New Relic
4 3 (4.48%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.99%) Telerik
6 1 (1.49%) Alterian
6 1 (1.49%) Mercator
6 1 (1.49%) OpenText
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