The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 38 15 34
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.24% 8.13% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 8.46% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 8
Average daily rate
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£438 £228 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -33.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £197 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £301 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
.NET Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
407 272 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.21% 96.11% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 164 228
Average daily rate £425 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 8 £450 - 1
Bedford -6 4 £394 +71.19% 4
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
6 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (43.48%) TDD
7 8 (34.78%) jQuery
8 7 (30.43%) Scrum
9 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
9 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
9 6 (26.09%) CSS
10 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (17.39%) HTML5
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle
11 4 (17.39%) SQL
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
11 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
12 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (13.04%) Silverlight
12 3 (13.04%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (8.70%) OO
13 2 (8.70%) Java
13 2 (8.70%) C++
13 2 (8.70%) WCF

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.35%) Kentico
2 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) NUnit
4 1 (4.35%) MSTest
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 3 (13.04%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (13.04%) Silverlight
9 2 (8.70%) Ajax
9 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.70%) WCF
9 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
10 1 (4.35%) Sass
10 1 (4.35%) LESS
10 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.35%) OOCSS
10 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
1 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) MVC
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) OO
9 1 (4.35%) RUP
9 1 (4.35%) DSDM
9 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (4.35%) Web Design
9 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.35%) Kanban
9 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.35%) MVVM
9 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.35%) High Availability
9 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) C
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.35%) Facebook
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