The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 64 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1442 1397 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.92% 3.00% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 3.23% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 950 1065
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £9.23 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.35 £54.00 £120.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45617 43185 49090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.64% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28196 25932 28031
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1837 1975 2545
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.NET Developer
UK

.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 July 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 July 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 July 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 +3 543 £400 - 223
South East -6 251 £325 -7.14% 189
South West +3 139 £325 +2.76% 85
Yorkshire +4 128 £320 +6.66% 100
East of England -7 128 £325 +8.33% 76
North West -10 100 £325 +8.33% 124
West Midlands -17 92 £325 +16.07% 50
East Midlands -14 50 £300 +20.00% 46
North East -21 4 £330 +1.53% 19
Midlands +2 3 £300 -33.33%
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2982 (100.00%) .NET
2 2575 (86.35%) C#
3 2015 (67.57%) ASP.NET
4 1706 (57.21%) SQL Server
5 1479 (49.60%) MVC
6 1140 (38.23%) JavaScript
7 1116 (37.42%) HTML
8 1010 (33.87%) SQL
9 943 (31.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 907 (30.42%) CSS
11 791 (26.53%) jQuery
12 765 (25.65%) WCF
13 729 (24.45%) .NET Framework
14 689 (23.11%) TDD
15 553 (18.54%) Microsoft
16 552 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
17 519 (17.40%) Web Services
18 502 (16.83%) SQL Server 2008
19 497 (16.67%) Visual Studio
20 487 (16.33%) Scrum
21 438 (14.69%) VB.NET
22 414 (13.88%) XML
23 389 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 362 (12.14%) Finance
25 350 (11.74%) HTML5
26 345 (11.57%) Windows
27 330 (11.07%) Ajax
28 319 (10.70%) WPF
29 317 (10.63%) OO
30 308 (10.33%) Unit Testing

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 222 (7.44%) CMS
2 174 (5.84%) IIS
3 138 (4.63%) SharePoint
4 111 (3.72%) Umbraco
5 62 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
6 58 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
7 47 (1.58%) Node.js
8 26 (0.87%) Kentico
9 21 (0.70%) K2 blackpearl
10 18 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (0.60%) NServiceBus
11 17 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.37%) Apache Solr
12 11 (0.37%) DNN
13 9 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
14 8 (0.27%) Sitefinity
14 8 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.23%) JCAPS
16 5 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 128 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 46 (1.54%) MS Office
3 14 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 13 (0.44%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.067%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.067%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.034%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 48 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.30%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.067%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.067%) Summit
6 1 (0.034%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.034%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.034%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.034%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.034%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 103 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (0.84%) SaaS
3 22 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.34%) PaaS
6 6 (0.20%) Office 365
6 6 (0.20%) GitHub
7 5 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.17%) CloudFront
7 5 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.067%) Trello
8 2 (0.067%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.01%) Internet
2 27 (0.91%) Intranet
3 19 (0.64%) HTTP
4 6 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.13%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.13%) Extranet
6 3 (0.10%) DNS
6 3 (0.10%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.10%) Softphone
7 2 (0.067%) SNMP
7 2 (0.067%) WEP
8 1 (0.034%) SSL
8 1 (0.034%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.034%) Wireless
8 1 (0.034%) LDAP
8 1 (0.034%) Broadband
8 1 (0.034%) GPRS
8 1 (0.034%) SMTP
8 1 (0.034%) FTP
8 1 (0.034%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1706 (57.21%) SQL Server
2 502 (16.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 175 (5.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 157 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 152 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 152 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (1.95%) Relational Database
7 51 (1.71%) Oracle Database
8 47 (1.58%) RavenDB
9 44 (1.48%) NoSQL
10 37 (1.24%) MySQL
11 35 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 30 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (0.94%) MongoDB
14 26 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
14 26 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 21 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
16 18 (0.60%) Couchbase
17 16 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
17 16 (0.54%) DTS
Development Applications
1 497 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 289 (9.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 172 (5.77%) NUnit
4 103 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 87 (2.92%) TeamCity
6 86 (2.88%) Subversion
7 62 (2.08%) SpecFlow
8 51 (1.71%) Moq
9 50 (1.68%) MSTest
10 36 (1.21%) Rhino Mocks
11 31 (1.04%) JIRA
11 31 (1.04%) ReSharper
12 25 (0.84%) Mercurial
13 24 (0.80%) CruiseControl
14 22 (0.74%) Jenkins
15 21 (0.70%) Selenium
16 17 (0.57%) MSBuild
17 13 (0.44%) Jasmine
18 11 (0.37%) Cucumber
19 10 (0.34%) Maven
General
1 362 (12.14%) Finance
2 169 (5.67%) Banking
3 101 (3.39%) Retail
4 84 (2.82%) Front Office
5 71 (2.38%) Back Office
6 63 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 52 (1.74%) Marketing
8 44 (1.48%) Telecoms
9 30 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 19 (0.64%) Advertising
11 18 (0.60%) Legal
12 15 (0.50%) Electronics
13 8 (0.27%) Publishing
14 7 (0.23%) Law
15 6 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.20%) Billing
16 5 (0.17%) Games
17 3 (0.10%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.10%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2982 (100.00%) .NET
2 2015 (67.57%) ASP.NET
3 1116 (37.42%) HTML
4 943 (31.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 907 (30.42%) CSS
6 791 (26.53%) jQuery
7 765 (25.65%) WCF
8 729 (24.45%) .NET Framework
9 519 (17.40%) Web Services
10 414 (13.88%) XML
11 389 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 350 (11.74%) HTML5
13 330 (11.07%) Ajax
14 319 (10.70%) WPF
15 272 (9.12%) LINQ
16 270 (9.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 266 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 212 (7.11%) WinForms
19 182 (6.10%) CSS3
20 175 (5.87%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
2 57 (1.91%) N-Tier
3 54 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
4 44 (1.48%) Mobile App
5 35 (1.17%) Derivative
6 32 (1.07%) Client/Server
7 23 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (0.70%) Credit Risk
9 20 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 20 (0.67%) NHS
10 18 (0.60%) Fixed Income
11 17 (0.57%) Market Risk
12 15 (0.50%) RIA
13 14 (0.47%) DTV
14 11 (0.37%) Digital Media
14 11 (0.37%) Video on Demand
15 10 (0.34%) Kindle
15 10 (0.34%) Equity Derivative
16 9 (0.30%) Open Source
16 9 (0.30%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 345 (11.57%) Windows
2 46 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (0.67%) Apple iOS
4 18 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (0.54%) Android
6 15 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (0.47%) Linux
8 12 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 12 (0.40%) UNIX
8 12 (0.40%) Windows Phone
9 11 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
10 10 (0.34%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.10%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (0.067%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.034%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1479 (49.60%) MVC
2 689 (23.11%) TDD
3 552 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
4 487 (16.33%) Scrum
5 317 (10.63%) OO
6 308 (10.33%) Unit Testing
7 243 (8.15%) Web Development
8 240 (8.05%) E-Commerce
9 181 (6.07%) BDD
10 178 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 142 (4.76%) SOA
12 116 (3.89%) OOP
13 115 (3.86%) Software Engineering
14 109 (3.66%) MVVM
15 97 (3.25%) Workflow
16 94 (3.15%) OOD
17 88 (2.95%) CRM
18 81 (2.72%) Dependency Injection
19 73 (2.45%) Multithreading
20 62 (2.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2575 (86.35%) C#
2 1140 (38.23%) JavaScript
3 1010 (33.87%) SQL
4 438 (14.69%) VB.NET
5 278 (9.32%) T-SQL
6 94 (3.15%) VB
7 69 (2.31%) PL/SQL
8 48 (1.61%) Java
9 46 (1.54%) VB6
10 45 (1.51%) VBA
11 37 (1.24%) XAML
12 30 (1.01%) C++
13 28 (0.94%) PowerShell
14 24 (0.80%) PHP
15 16 (0.54%) C
16 13 (0.44%) Python
17 11 (0.37%) VBScript
18 8 (0.27%) Ruby
19 4 (0.13%) XPath
19 4 (0.13%) RPG
Qualifications
1 125 (4.19%) Security Cleared
2 94 (3.15%) SC Cleared
3 88 (2.95%) Degree
4 14 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.30%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.13%) MCSD
6 4 (0.13%) MCSE
7 3 (0.10%) MBA
7 3 (0.10%) MCITP
8 2 (0.067%) MCP
9 1 (0.034%) MCAD
9 1 (0.034%) MCTS
9 1 (0.034%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.034%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (1.24%) QA
2 17 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.20%) HL7
4 4 (0.13%) SLA
5 3 (0.10%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.10%) Basel III
6 2 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.034%) TickIT
7 1 (0.034%) DICOM
System Software
1 15 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.067%) Varnish
3 1 (0.034%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.23%) Control-M
3 5 (0.17%) Puppet
4 2 (0.067%) SCCM
4 2 (0.067%) SCOM
5 1 (0.034%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 553 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 268 (8.99%) Oracle
3 77 (2.58%) Sitecore
4 48 (1.61%) EPiServer
5 42 (1.41%) Telerik
6 24 (0.80%) Sybase
7 22 (0.74%) DevExpress
8 20 (0.67%) Twitter
8 20 (0.67%) SAP
9 10 (0.34%) IBM
10 8 (0.27%) Ektron
11 7 (0.23%) Google
11 7 (0.23%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.20%) Facebook
13 5 (0.17%) AccuRev
13 5 (0.17%) Infragistics
13 5 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.17%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.17%) CA
13 5 (0.17%) Informatica
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £395 per day + £395 / Day
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Posted: 4 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £540 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £18,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day - 6 month rolling contract
Posted: 3 days ago