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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 72 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1170 1360 1497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.52% 3.09% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 3.34% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 902 1050
Average daily rate
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£350 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 14
Average hourly rate £31.25 £35.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £19.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £42.80 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +18.33%
.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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

.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 30 January 2015.

.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
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 30 January 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
London -32 390 £400 - 198
South East -20 245 £348 +6.92% 204
Yorkshire -12 119 £350 +20.68% 114
South West +12 106 £330 +10.00% 92
East of England +2 96 £365 +21.66% 59
North West -13 95 £310 -4.61% 153
West Midlands +9 63 £314 -3.46% 80
East Midlands -16 37 £275 -6.77% 45
North East -1 16 £313 +25.00% 22
Midlands - 3 £350 -
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.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2527 (100.00%) .NET
2 2152 (85.16%) C#
3 1505 (59.56%) ASP.NET
4 1252 (49.54%) MVC
5 1227 (48.56%) SQL Server
6 1045 (41.35%) JavaScript
7 977 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
8 901 (35.65%) HTML
9 893 (35.34%) SQL
10 773 (30.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 757 (29.96%) CSS
12 678 (26.83%) jQuery
13 636 (25.17%) .NET Framework
14 603 (23.86%) TDD
15 602 (23.82%) WCF
16 527 (20.85%) Microsoft
17 446 (17.65%) Scrum
18 411 (16.26%) Web Services
19 363 (14.36%) Visual Studio
20 346 (13.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 339 (13.42%) Team Foundation Server
22 332 (13.14%) Finance
23 324 (12.82%) OO
24 317 (12.54%) SQL Server 2008
25 308 (12.19%) XML
26 278 (11.00%) HTML5
27 272 (10.76%) Oracle
28 258 (10.21%) VB.NET
29 250 (9.89%) AngularJS
30 240 (9.50%) T-SQL

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 183 (7.24%) CMS
2 126 (4.99%) IIS
3 107 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 83 (3.28%) Umbraco
5 58 (2.30%) Kentico
6 57 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 49 (1.94%) Node.js
8 41 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
9 27 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
11 14 (0.55%) EPiServer CMS
12 12 (0.47%) Confluence
12 12 (0.47%) Sitefinity
12 12 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (0.40%) DNN
13 10 (0.40%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.36%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.28%) Apache
16 6 (0.24%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 108 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.75%) MS Office
3 7 (0.28%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.040%) MS Project
7 1 (0.040%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 33 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.16%) Endur
4 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.079%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.079%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.040%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.040%) Tridion
6 1 (0.040%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.040%) RMDS
6 1 (0.040%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.040%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 120 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (0.75%) PaaS
3 18 (0.71%) SaaS
4 11 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.12%) Office 365
7 2 (0.079%) GitHub
8 1 (0.040%) IaaS
8 1 (0.040%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.19%) HTTP
2 29 (1.15%) Internet
3 18 (0.71%) Intranet
4 15 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.28%) SSL
5 7 (0.28%) FTP
6 4 (0.16%) LDAP
7 3 (0.12%) S/MIME
7 3 (0.12%) SMTP
7 3 (0.12%) AMQP
8 2 (0.079%) SSH
8 2 (0.079%) RIP
9 1 (0.040%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.040%) GPRS
9 1 (0.040%) VoIP
9 1 (0.040%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.040%) Extranet
9 1 (0.040%) Telnet
9 1 (0.040%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1227 (48.56%) SQL Server
2 317 (12.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 156 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 114 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 102 (4.04%) Oracle Database
6 91 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 89 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 84 (3.32%) Relational Database
9 42 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 40 (1.58%) NoSQL
11 36 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 25 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 23 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 23 (0.91%) MongoDB
14 18 (0.71%) RavenDB
15 17 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (0.67%) MySQL
15 17 (0.67%) RDBMS
16 13 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 363 (14.36%) Visual Studio
2 339 (13.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 183 (7.24%) NUnit
4 93 (3.68%) Subversion
5 79 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 49 (1.94%) MSTest
7 48 (1.90%) SpecFlow
7 48 (1.90%) JIRA
8 47 (1.86%) Moq
9 46 (1.82%) TeamCity
10 38 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
11 36 (1.42%) Selenium
12 26 (1.03%) ReSharper
13 25 (0.99%) Jenkins
14 18 (0.71%) Jasmine
15 17 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 17 (0.67%) CruiseControl
16 15 (0.59%) MSBuild
16 15 (0.59%) StyleCop
17 11 (0.44%) MSI
General
1 332 (13.14%) Finance
2 102 (4.04%) Banking
3 71 (2.81%) Retail
4 62 (2.45%) Marketing
5 55 (2.18%) Back Office
6 48 (1.90%) Investment Banking
7 45 (1.78%) Front Office
8 25 (0.99%) Telecoms
9 19 (0.75%) Legal
9 19 (0.75%) Advertising
10 16 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.44%) Electronics
12 9 (0.36%) Games
13 8 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.28%) Law
15 5 (0.20%) Publishing
15 5 (0.20%) German Language
16 4 (0.16%) Dutch Language
17 2 (0.079%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2527 (100.00%) .NET
2 1505 (59.56%) ASP.NET
3 901 (35.65%) HTML
4 773 (30.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 757 (29.96%) CSS
6 678 (26.83%) jQuery
7 636 (25.17%) .NET Framework
8 602 (23.82%) WCF
9 411 (16.26%) Web Services
10 346 (13.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 308 (12.19%) XML
12 278 (11.00%) HTML5
13 250 (9.89%) AngularJS
14 236 (9.34%) Ajax
15 209 (8.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 207 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 192 (7.60%) WPF
18 178 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 178 (7.04%) KnockoutJS
19 175 (6.93%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 85 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (2.37%) N-Tier
3 54 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 53 (2.10%) Inversion of Control
5 49 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 33 (1.31%) NHS
7 27 (1.07%) Open Source
7 27 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (0.95%) Derivative
9 18 (0.71%) Management Information System
10 15 (0.59%) Digital Media
11 14 (0.55%) User Experience
11 14 (0.55%) Data Structures
12 13 (0.51%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.51%) Client/Server
12 13 (0.51%) Mathematics
13 12 (0.47%) W3C
14 11 (0.44%) Social Media
14 11 (0.44%) Hedge funds
14 11 (0.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 205 (8.11%) Windows
2 33 (1.31%) Apple iOS
3 31 (1.23%) Android
4 14 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (0.44%) Linux
6 10 (0.40%) UNIX
7 9 (0.36%) Windows Phone
7 9 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.079%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.040%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.040%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1252 (49.54%) MVC
2 977 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
3 603 (23.86%) TDD
4 446 (17.65%) Scrum
5 324 (12.82%) OO
6 224 (8.86%) E-Commerce
7 211 (8.35%) BDD
8 204 (8.07%) Unit Testing
9 182 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
10 160 (6.33%) Web Development
11 124 (4.91%) SOA
12 97 (3.84%) OOP
13 83 (3.28%) OOD
14 82 (3.24%) Software Engineering
15 77 (3.05%) Automated Testing
16 76 (3.01%) Dependency Injection
17 75 (2.97%) Mentoring
18 73 (2.89%) CRM
19 64 (2.53%) MVVM
20 60 (2.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2152 (85.16%) C#
2 1045 (41.35%) JavaScript
3 893 (35.34%) SQL
4 258 (10.21%) VB.NET
5 240 (9.50%) T-SQL
6 87 (3.44%) VB
7 83 (3.28%) PL/SQL
8 81 (3.21%) Java
9 48 (1.90%) C++
10 41 (1.62%) VBScript
11 37 (1.46%) PowerShell
12 33 (1.31%) VBA
13 30 (1.19%) VB6
14 26 (1.03%) Python
15 21 (0.83%) Ruby
16 18 (0.71%) XAML
17 17 (0.67%) PHP
18 15 (0.59%) XPath
19 14 (0.55%) C
20 13 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 108 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 93 (3.68%) Degree
3 73 (2.89%) SC Cleared
4 21 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.16%) MCITP
6 4 (0.16%) MCP
7 3 (0.12%) MCPD
8 1 (0.040%) HNC
8 1 (0.040%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (1.98%) QA
2 3 (0.12%) HL7
3 2 (0.079%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.079%) WAI
4 1 (0.040%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.040%) DICOM
System Software
1 7 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.079%) Firmware
4 1 (0.040%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.32%) Puppet
3 4 (0.16%) logstash
4 2 (0.079%) Kibana
5 1 (0.040%) WMI
Vendors
1 527 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 272 (10.76%) Oracle
3 77 (3.05%) Sitecore
4 51 (2.02%) EPiServer
5 43 (1.70%) Telerik
6 24 (0.95%) Xamarin
7 22 (0.87%) DevExpress
8 16 (0.63%) TIBCO
8 16 (0.63%) Twitter
9 14 (0.55%) Infragistics
9 14 (0.55%) Ektron
10 13 (0.51%) Sybase
10 13 (0.51%) IBM
11 12 (0.47%) SAP
12 11 (0.44%) Google
13 9 (0.36%) Facebook
14 8 (0.32%) RedDot
15 7 (0.28%) Adobe
16 6 (0.24%) Atlassian
17 5 (0.20%) Sencha
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