The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer 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 Developer 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 Developer
Rank 65 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1405 1527 1637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.75% 3.17% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.42% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 1063 1087
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 35
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £9.23 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.30 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
.NET Developer
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
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 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

.NET Developer
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 Developer 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 -11 507 £400 - 170
South East -9 259 £350 - 149
Yorkshire +4 135 £320 +5.78% 92
East of England -6 133 £325 - 44
North West -12 108 £325 +8.33% 120
South West -14 104 £330 +1.38% 71
West Midlands -18 94 £325 +16.07% 48
East Midlands -22 49 £300 +20.00% 49
North East -16 9 £350 +7.69% 10
Midlands +3 4 £300 -33.33%
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer
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 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 2870 (100.00%) .NET
2 2501 (87.14%) C#
3 1928 (67.18%) ASP.NET
4 1643 (57.25%) SQL Server
5 1453 (50.63%) MVC
6 1136 (39.58%) JavaScript
7 1088 (37.91%) HTML
8 990 (34.49%) SQL
9 907 (31.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 892 (31.08%) CSS
11 753 (26.24%) WCF
12 745 (25.96%) jQuery
13 720 (25.09%) .NET Framework
14 646 (22.51%) TDD
15 547 (19.06%) Microsoft
16 545 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
17 489 (17.04%) Scrum
18 476 (16.59%) Web Services
19 467 (16.27%) SQL Server 2008
20 437 (15.23%) Visual Studio
21 408 (14.22%) VB.NET
21 408 (14.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 375 (13.07%) XML
23 349 (12.16%) HTML5
24 347 (12.09%) Finance
25 323 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
26 315 (10.98%) Ajax
27 308 (10.73%) Windows
27 308 (10.73%) OO
28 292 (10.17%) Unit Testing

.NET Developer
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 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
1 225 (7.84%) CMS
2 174 (6.06%) IIS
3 134 (4.67%) SharePoint
4 107 (3.73%) Umbraco
5 65 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
6 61 (2.13%) Node.js
7 57 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
8 29 (1.01%) Kentico
9 22 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 22 (0.77%) K2 blackpearl
10 16 (0.56%) EPiServer CMS
10 16 (0.56%) Apache Solr
11 15 (0.52%) NServiceBus
12 14 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.42%) DNN
14 10 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.28%) Sitefinity
15 8 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.24%) JCAPS
17 4 (0.14%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 138 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.15%) MS Office
3 15 (0.52%) InfoPath
4 13 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.070%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.035%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 50 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.28%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.070%) Summit
6 1 (0.035%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.035%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.035%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.035%) Tridion
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 109 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (0.73%) SaaS
2 21 (0.73%) PaaS
3 20 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.24%) GitHub
6 6 (0.21%) Office 365
7 5 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.17%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.15%) Internet
2 27 (0.94%) Intranet
3 20 (0.70%) HTTP
4 8 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.14%) Extranet
6 3 (0.10%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.10%) DNS
6 3 (0.10%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.10%) Softphone
7 2 (0.070%) SSH
7 2 (0.070%) GPRS
7 2 (0.070%) SNMP
7 2 (0.070%) FTP
8 1 (0.035%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.035%) Wireless
8 1 (0.035%) SMTP
8 1 (0.035%) LDAP
8 1 (0.035%) Broadband
8 1 (0.035%) SSL
8 1 (0.035%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1643 (57.25%) SQL Server
2 467 (16.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 157 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 139 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 133 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 131 (4.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 57 (1.99%) Relational Database
8 55 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 42 (1.46%) RavenDB
10 39 (1.36%) NoSQL
11 33 (1.15%) MySQL
12 32 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 29 (1.01%) MongoDB
14 23 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (0.80%) RDBMS
15 22 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
16 21 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
18 18 (0.63%) DTS
19 15 (0.52%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 437 (15.23%) Visual Studio
2 323 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 167 (5.82%) NUnit
4 96 (3.34%) Git (software)
5 88 (3.07%) TeamCity
6 80 (2.79%) Subversion
7 67 (2.33%) SpecFlow
8 50 (1.74%) Moq
9 41 (1.43%) MSTest
9 41 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
10 38 (1.32%) JIRA
11 28 (0.98%) Selenium
12 22 (0.77%) Mercurial
13 21 (0.73%) CruiseControl
13 21 (0.73%) MSBuild
14 18 (0.63%) ReSharper
15 15 (0.52%) Jenkins
16 12 (0.42%) Jasmine
16 12 (0.42%) Cucumber
16 12 (0.42%) StyleCop
General
1 347 (12.09%) Finance
2 151 (5.26%) Banking
3 100 (3.48%) Retail
4 80 (2.79%) Front Office
5 79 (2.75%) Back Office
6 64 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 54 (1.88%) Marketing
8 39 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 35 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 22 (0.77%) Advertising
11 19 (0.66%) Electronics
12 14 (0.49%) Legal
13 10 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.28%) Publishing
15 7 (0.24%) Games
16 6 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.21%) Law
17 4 (0.14%) Billing
18 3 (0.10%) German Language
18 3 (0.10%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2870 (100.00%) .NET
2 1928 (67.18%) ASP.NET
3 1088 (37.91%) HTML
4 907 (31.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 892 (31.08%) CSS
6 753 (26.24%) WCF
7 745 (25.96%) jQuery
8 720 (25.09%) .NET Framework
9 476 (16.59%) Web Services
10 408 (14.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 375 (13.07%) XML
12 349 (12.16%) HTML5
13 315 (10.98%) Ajax
14 292 (10.17%) WPF
15 284 (9.90%) LINQ
16 261 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 257 (8.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 200 (6.97%) WinForms
19 179 (6.24%) CSS3
20 174 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 62 (2.16%) Inversion of Control
2 61 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 50 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (1.46%) Mobile App
5 28 (0.98%) Client/Server
5 28 (0.98%) Derivative
6 27 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 24 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (0.70%) NHS
8 20 (0.70%) Fixed Income
8 20 (0.70%) Credit Risk
9 18 (0.63%) Market Risk
10 17 (0.59%) DTV
11 14 (0.49%) GIS
11 14 (0.49%) Open Source
11 14 (0.49%) Hedge funds
12 12 (0.42%) Digital Media
12 12 (0.42%) W3C
13 11 (0.38%) Equity Derivative
13 11 (0.38%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 308 (10.73%) Windows
2 40 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 18 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (0.63%) Android
5 12 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (0.35%) Windows XP
7 9 (0.31%) Linux
7 9 (0.31%) UNIX
8 8 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.28%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.10%) BlackBerry OS
10 3 (0.10%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.070%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.035%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.035%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.035%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1453 (50.63%) MVC
2 646 (22.51%) TDD
3 545 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
4 489 (17.04%) Scrum
5 308 (10.73%) OO
6 292 (10.17%) Unit Testing
7 239 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 236 (8.22%) Web Development
9 192 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
10 186 (6.48%) BDD
11 129 (4.49%) SOA
12 119 (4.15%) OOP
13 113 (3.94%) Software Engineering
14 104 (3.62%) MVVM
15 87 (3.03%) OOD
16 86 (3.00%) CRM
17 82 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
18 80 (2.79%) Workflow
19 65 (2.26%) Multithreading
20 56 (1.95%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2501 (87.14%) C#
2 1136 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 990 (34.49%) SQL
4 408 (14.22%) VB.NET
5 276 (9.62%) T-SQL
6 104 (3.62%) VB
7 92 (3.21%) PL/SQL
8 47 (1.64%) Java
9 42 (1.46%) VB6
10 40 (1.39%) VBA
11 38 (1.32%) PowerShell
12 36 (1.25%) XAML
13 35 (1.22%) C++
14 22 (0.77%) PHP
15 19 (0.66%) VBScript
16 15 (0.52%) Python
17 12 (0.42%) C
18 6 (0.21%) Perl
19 5 (0.17%) XPath
19 5 (0.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 129 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 103 (3.59%) Degree
3 101 (3.52%) SC Cleared
4 18 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.24%) MCITP
7 4 (0.14%) MCSE
7 4 (0.14%) MCSD
8 3 (0.10%) MBA
9 2 (0.070%) MCP
10 1 (0.035%) MCAD
10 1 (0.035%) HNC
10 1 (0.035%) HND
10 1 (0.035%) MCTS
10 1 (0.035%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.035%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (1.64%) QA
2 11 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.21%) HL7
4 3 (0.10%) SLA
4 3 (0.10%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.10%) Basel III
5 2 (0.070%) DICOM
5 2 (0.070%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.035%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.035%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.21%) Control-M
3 3 (0.10%) Puppet
4 2 (0.070%) logstash
4 2 (0.070%) SCOM
5 1 (0.035%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 547 (19.06%) Microsoft
2 261 (9.09%) Oracle
3 80 (2.79%) Sitecore
4 57 (1.99%) EPiServer
5 27 (0.94%) Sybase
6 25 (0.87%) DevExpress
7 23 (0.80%) Telerik
7 23 (0.80%) SAP
8 20 (0.70%) Twitter
9 10 (0.35%) Facebook
9 10 (0.35%) IBM
10 8 (0.28%) AccuRev
11 7 (0.24%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.21%) Ektron
12 6 (0.21%) Google
12 6 (0.21%) Open Text
13 5 (0.17%) Infragistics
13 5 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.17%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.17%) CA
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Telford, Shropshire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £600 per day
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East Midlands
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Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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Reading, Berkshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Watford, Hertfordshire
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