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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 42 38 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.36% 2.40% 9.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 2.77% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 25
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £35.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +13.60%
.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
535 505 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.37% 86.47% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 296 207
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 45
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £14.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -1.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £9.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £20.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

.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 29 January 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 29 January 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) C#
3 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
4 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (46.88%) SQL
6 15 (46.88%) MVC
6 15 (46.88%) jQuery
7 14 (43.75%) CSS
8 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
9 9 (28.13%) HTML
10 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (25.00%) LINQ
10 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (21.88%) WCF
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (15.63%) Logistics
13 5 (15.63%) Web Development
13 5 (15.63%) Web Services
13 5 (15.63%) CRM
14 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
14 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (9.38%) WPF

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) NSubstitute
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 15 (46.88%) jQuery
4 14 (43.75%) CSS
5 9 (28.13%) HTML
6 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (25.00%) LINQ
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (21.88%) WCF
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (15.63%) Web Services
9 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (9.38%) WPF
11 2 (6.25%) XML
11 2 (6.25%) XSLT
11 2 (6.25%) Ajax
11 2 (6.25%) JSON
11 2 (6.25%) HTML5
11 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Logistics
3 5 (15.63%) Web Development
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) MVVM
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Thunderhead
3 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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