The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 36 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 30 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.26% 1.81% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.45% 1.94% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 18
Median daily rate £340 £321 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £480 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +11.59%
.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
674 617 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.60% 93.20% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 394 382
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -19.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £31.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 8 December 2016.

.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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, .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 Birmingham region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (98.31%) C#
3 40 (67.80%) .NET Framework
4 33 (55.93%) SQL
5 31 (52.54%) MVC
6 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET
7 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (45.76%) Visual Studio
8 27 (45.76%) Entity Framework
9 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
10 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
10 25 (42.37%) WCF
11 24 (40.68%) Web Services
11 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
12 21 (35.59%) Scrum
13 20 (33.90%) OOD
14 19 (32.20%) SOLID
15 18 (30.51%) NUnit
15 18 (30.51%) Subversion
16 17 (28.81%) Moq
17 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (25.42%) jQuery
19 13 (22.03%) XML
19 13 (22.03%) OO
20 12 (20.34%) HTML
21 9 (15.25%) Oracle
21 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
21 9 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
22 8 (13.56%) CSS

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) CMS
2 3 (5.08%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.39%) OLTP
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (45.76%) Visual Studio
2 18 (30.51%) NUnit
2 18 (30.51%) Subversion
3 17 (28.81%) Moq
4 7 (11.86%) CruiseControl
5 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.39%) JIRA
6 2 (3.39%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Billing
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (67.80%) .NET Framework
3 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET
4 27 (45.76%) Entity Framework
5 25 (42.37%) WCF
6 24 (40.68%) Web Services
7 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (25.42%) jQuery
9 13 (22.03%) XML
10 12 (20.34%) HTML
11 9 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (13.56%) CSS
13 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (6.78%) HTML5
15 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (3.39%) LINQ
15 2 (3.39%) REST
16 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
1 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.39%) Replication
2 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.69%) iPad
2 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) MVC
2 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.59%) Scrum
4 20 (33.90%) OOD
5 19 (32.20%) SOLID
6 13 (22.03%) OO
7 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.86%) Service Management
9 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.78%) Web Development
11 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.08%) ETL
12 2 (3.39%) CRM
12 2 (3.39%) Logistics
12 2 (3.39%) Migration
12 2 (3.39%) Product Management
12 2 (3.39%) UML
12 2 (3.39%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 33 (55.93%) SQL
3 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.08%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.39%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) MOM
1 2 (3.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Xamarin