The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Consultant
Rank 577 551 563
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Consultant 6 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.029% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.031% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 4
Average daily rate
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£500 £313 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -12.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £250 £325
% change year-on-year
- -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

.NET Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.NET Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
London +16 4 £500 +33.33% 5
South West - 1 - -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1
.NET Consultant
UK

.NET Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) XSLT
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) MCP

.NET Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Mandarin Language
1 1 (11.11%) Japanese Language
1 1 (11.11%) Korean Language
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) XSLT
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) WPF
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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