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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 70 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1288 1443 1597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.55% 3.06% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 3.30% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 1018 1085
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.73 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £36.77 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +12.00%
.NET Developer
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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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -21 468 £378 -5.62% 142
South East -9 242 £340 +4.61% 161
East of England -3 135 £360 +25.76% 52
North West -9 107 £313 +0.80% 113
Yorkshire -17 102 £325 +12.06% 78
South West -7 96 £325 +4.00% 74
West Midlands -8 68 £306 -1.20% 50
East Midlands -11 61 £300 +1.69% 37
North East -10 18 £300 -7.69% 17
.NET Developer
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.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2659 (100.00%) .NET
2 2259 (84.96%) C#
3 1611 (60.59%) ASP.NET
4 1354 (50.92%) SQL Server
5 1353 (50.88%) MVC
6 1047 (39.38%) JavaScript
7 1044 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
8 988 (37.16%) HTML
9 964 (36.25%) SQL
10 841 (31.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 811 (30.50%) CSS
12 683 (25.69%) .NET Framework
13 677 (25.46%) jQuery
14 648 (24.37%) WCF
15 634 (23.84%) TDD
16 549 (20.65%) Microsoft
17 475 (17.86%) Scrum
18 435 (16.36%) Web Services
19 394 (14.82%) Visual Studio
20 366 (13.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 365 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
22 352 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
23 349 (13.13%) OO
24 348 (13.09%) Finance
25 325 (12.22%) XML
26 297 (11.17%) HTML5
27 281 (10.57%) VB.NET
28 270 (10.15%) Ajax
29 253 (9.51%) T-SQL
30 250 (9.40%) Oracle

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 185 (6.96%) CMS
2 144 (5.42%) IIS
3 122 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 86 (3.23%) Umbraco
5 55 (2.07%) Node.js
6 52 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
7 47 (1.77%) Kentico
8 45 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (0.60%) EPiServer CMS
12 14 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
13 12 (0.45%) Apache Solr
14 11 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (0.38%) Confluence
16 9 (0.34%) NServiceBus
16 9 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
17 8 (0.30%) WebSphere
17 8 (0.30%) DNN
17 8 (0.30%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 125 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.28%) MS Office
3 8 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.038%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.038%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 44 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.11%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.11%) Endur
4 2 (0.075%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.075%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.038%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.038%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.038%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.038%) ZaiNet
5 1 (0.038%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.038%) RMDS
5 1 (0.038%) Pivotal CRM
5 1 (0.038%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.038%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 125 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.05%) PaaS
3 17 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.60%) SaaS
5 7 (0.26%) GitHub
6 6 (0.23%) Office 365
7 2 (0.075%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.038%) IaaS
8 1 (0.038%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.038%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.038%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.32%) Internet
2 25 (0.94%) HTTP
3 24 (0.90%) Intranet
4 16 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.26%) FTP
6 6 (0.23%) SSL
7 3 (0.11%) SMTP
7 3 (0.11%) S/MIME
8 2 (0.075%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.075%) RIP
8 2 (0.075%) SSH
8 2 (0.075%) AMQP
9 1 (0.038%) GPRS
9 1 (0.038%) VoIP
9 1 (0.038%) Wireless
9 1 (0.038%) Extranet
9 1 (0.038%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1354 (50.92%) SQL Server
2 365 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 162 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 114 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 97 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 95 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 73 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 67 (2.52%) Oracle Database
9 40 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (1.43%) NoSQL
11 29 (1.09%) MongoDB
12 24 (0.90%) RavenDB
13 23 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
14 20 (0.75%) MySQL
14 20 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (0.68%) RDBMS
15 18 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 17 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
17 16 (0.60%) Big Data
18 14 (0.53%) DTS
Development Applications
1 394 (14.82%) Visual Studio
2 352 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 176 (6.62%) NUnit
4 105 (3.95%) Subversion
5 84 (3.16%) Git (software)
6 62 (2.33%) SpecFlow
7 59 (2.22%) TeamCity
8 51 (1.92%) MSTest
9 50 (1.88%) JIRA
10 49 (1.84%) Moq
11 30 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
12 27 (1.02%) Selenium
13 23 (0.86%) Jenkins
13 23 (0.86%) ReSharper
14 21 (0.79%) Jasmine
15 20 (0.75%) CruiseControl
16 19 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 17 (0.64%) MSBuild
17 17 (0.64%) StyleCop
18 12 (0.45%) QUnit
General
1 348 (13.09%) Finance
2 103 (3.87%) Banking
3 77 (2.90%) Retail
4 63 (2.37%) Marketing
5 61 (2.29%) Back Office
6 52 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 50 (1.88%) Front Office
8 27 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 22 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 19 (0.71%) Advertising
11 12 (0.45%) Legal
12 11 (0.41%) Electronics
12 11 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.30%) Games
13 8 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.23%) Law
14 6 (0.23%) German Language
15 5 (0.19%) Publishing
16 4 (0.15%) Dutch Language
17 2 (0.075%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2659 (100.00%) .NET
2 1611 (60.59%) ASP.NET
3 988 (37.16%) HTML
4 841 (31.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 811 (30.50%) CSS
6 683 (25.69%) .NET Framework
7 677 (25.46%) jQuery
8 648 (24.37%) WCF
9 435 (16.36%) Web Services
10 366 (13.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 325 (12.22%) XML
12 297 (11.17%) HTML5
13 270 (10.15%) Ajax
14 242 (9.10%) AngularJS
15 241 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 202 (7.60%) WPF
17 201 (7.56%) LINQ
17 201 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web API
18 200 (7.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 184 (6.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 95 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (2.48%) N-Tier
3 53 (1.99%) Mobile App
4 52 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
5 48 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 42 (1.58%) NHS
7 32 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.02%) Open Source
9 26 (0.98%) User Experience
10 23 (0.86%) Derivative
11 18 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 18 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (0.64%) Fixed Income
13 16 (0.60%) Digital Media
14 15 (0.56%) Algorithms
14 15 (0.56%) Hedge funds
15 14 (0.53%) W3C
15 14 (0.53%) Market Risk
16 13 (0.49%) Credit Risk
17 11 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 199 (7.48%) Windows
2 27 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 24 (0.90%) Android
4 16 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (0.38%) Linux
6 8 (0.30%) UNIX
7 7 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.075%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.038%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.038%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.038%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1353 (50.88%) MVC
2 1044 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
3 634 (23.84%) TDD
4 475 (17.86%) Scrum
5 349 (13.13%) OO
6 241 (9.06%) E-Commerce
7 215 (8.09%) BDD
8 207 (7.78%) Unit Testing
9 193 (7.26%) Web Development
10 188 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
11 130 (4.89%) SOA
12 114 (4.29%) OOP
13 97 (3.65%) Software Engineering
14 89 (3.35%) Automated Testing
15 87 (3.27%) CRM
16 85 (3.20%) Dependency Injection
17 83 (3.12%) Mentoring
18 79 (2.97%) OOD
19 75 (2.82%) MVVM
20 61 (2.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2259 (84.96%) C#
2 1047 (39.38%) JavaScript
3 964 (36.25%) SQL
4 281 (10.57%) VB.NET
5 253 (9.51%) T-SQL
6 103 (3.87%) PL/SQL
7 83 (3.12%) VB
8 77 (2.90%) Java
9 47 (1.77%) C++
10 40 (1.50%) VBScript
11 34 (1.28%) VB6
12 33 (1.24%) PowerShell
13 28 (1.05%) VBA
14 22 (0.83%) Python
15 21 (0.79%) PHP
16 19 (0.71%) XAML
17 18 (0.68%) Ruby
18 13 (0.49%) TypeScript
18 13 (0.49%) C
19 12 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 99 (3.72%) Security Cleared
1 99 (3.72%) Degree
2 72 (2.71%) SC Cleared
3 16 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.45%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.15%) MCITP
6 2 (0.075%) MCP
6 2 (0.075%) MCPD
7 1 (0.038%) HNC
7 1 (0.038%) HND
7 1 (0.038%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.14%) QA
2 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.15%) HL7
3 2 (0.075%) SLA
3 2 (0.075%) WAI
4 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.038%) DICOM
4 1 (0.038%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.26%) Puppet
3 4 (0.15%) logstash
4 2 (0.075%) Kibana
5 1 (0.038%) WMI
5 1 (0.038%) Control-M
Vendors
1 549 (20.65%) Microsoft
2 250 (9.40%) Oracle
3 75 (2.82%) Sitecore
4 48 (1.81%) EPiServer
5 36 (1.35%) Telerik
6 22 (0.83%) Twitter
7 21 (0.79%) DevExpress
8 18 (0.68%) Xamarin
9 16 (0.60%) TIBCO
9 16 (0.60%) SAP
10 15 (0.56%) IBM
11 14 (0.53%) Sybase
12 12 (0.45%) Infragistics
13 11 (0.41%) Facebook
13 11 (0.41%) Google
14 10 (0.38%) Ektron
15 8 (0.30%) RedDot
16 7 (0.26%) Adobe
17 6 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
18 5 (0.19%) Sencha
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