The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 32 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 34 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.09% 5.24% 6.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 5.85% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £241 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £380
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 £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.NET Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
769 547 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.54% 89.53% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 316 257
Average daily rate £363 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 30
Average hourly rate £13.94 £16.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £31.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (91.30%) C#
3 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
4 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (45.65%) MVC
6 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 16 (34.78%) SQL
8 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (30.43%) HTML
10 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (26.09%) WCF
12 11 (23.91%) CSS
12 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
13 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
13 9 (19.57%) jQuery
13 9 (19.57%) Entity Framework
14 8 (17.39%) Web Services
14 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
15 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
15 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (13.04%) WPF
16 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (10.87%) TDD
17 5 (10.87%) CRM
17 5 (10.87%) XML
18 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
18 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
18 4 (8.70%) Scrum
18 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (6.52%) IIS
1 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) MS Access
6 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Moq
4 1 (2.17%) NSubstitute
4 1 (2.17%) XMLUnit
4 1 (2.17%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
3 14 (30.43%) HTML
4 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (26.09%) WCF
6 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
6 11 (23.91%) CSS
7 9 (19.57%) jQuery
7 9 (19.57%) Entity Framework
8 8 (17.39%) Web Services
9 6 (13.04%) WPF
10 5 (10.87%) XML
11 4 (8.70%) HTML5
11 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (6.52%) JSON
12 3 (6.52%) XHTML
13 2 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) UNIX
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) MVC
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
4 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.87%) CRM
5 5 (10.87%) TDD
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) ERP
7 3 (6.52%) SOA
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.35%) DevOps
8 2 (4.35%) BDD
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.17%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.17%) MVVM
9 1 (2.17%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.17%) Project Management
9 1 (2.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) C#
2 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.78%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.17%) VC++
5 1 (2.17%) C++
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.17%) Thunderhead
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