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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Designer
Rank 551 542 498
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -44
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Designer 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.009% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.009% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Average daily rate
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£600 £369 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.71% -11.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 £379
% change year-on-year
- +2.31%
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
43519 42217 37082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.59% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27035 25524 21725
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1679 1808 2037
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

.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
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 5 March 2015. 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
South East -21 2 - -
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
.NET Designer
UK

.NET Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) DTS
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) RAD
5 1 (14.29%) RUP
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

.NET Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) DTS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (14.29%) WF
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) RAD
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) IBM