The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Designer 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Designer
Rank 597 567 556
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -11
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Designer 11 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.023% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.025% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 11
Average daily rate £500 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £328 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
.NET Designer
UK

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
44644 44373 42617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.47% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29144 28029 25758
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1596 1785 1902
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.NET Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

.NET Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Designer
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 Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 6 £500 +11.11%
South East -5 2 £350 +12.90%
East of England - 2 £515 -
South West - 1 £315 -
.NET Designer
UK

.NET Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Designer 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 Designer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) WCF
5 10 (58.82%) WPF
5 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) MVVM
6 9 (52.94%) User Experience
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 9 (52.94%) jQuery
7 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (47.06%) Multithreading
7 8 (47.06%) TeamCity
7 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
7 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
7 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (47.06%) LINQ
7 8 (47.06%) Selenium
7 8 (47.06%) TDD
7 8 (47.06%) Pair Programming
7 8 (47.06%) NUnit
7 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
7 8 (47.06%) CSS
7 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
7 8 (47.06%) NCrunch
7 8 (47.06%) Octopus Deploy

.NET Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Designer 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
1 8 (47.06%) Jasmine
1 8 (47.06%) NCrunch
1 8 (47.06%) NSubstitute
1 8 (47.06%) NUnit
1 8 (47.06%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (47.06%) TeamCity
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) WCF
4 10 (58.82%) WPF
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
6 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
6 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Caliburn.Micro
6 8 (47.06%) CSS
6 8 (47.06%) CSS3
6 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
6 8 (47.06%) HTML5
6 8 (47.06%) Kendo UI
6 8 (47.06%) LINQ
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.76%) Middleware
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) MVVM
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (47.06%) Multithreading
4 8 (47.06%) Pair Programming
4 8 (47.06%) SOLID
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
3 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat