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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 69 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1371 1516 1665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.62% 3.14% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.39% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 1070 1068
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 £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 44
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £9.23 £20.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £107.80 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
.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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

.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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -13 492 £400 - 201
South East -2 265 £350 - 161
East of England +3 142 £325 -16.66% 57
Yorkshire +5 141 £320 +4.06% 118
North West -23 97 £320 +6.66% 148
South West -21 96 £335 +3.07% 74
West Midlands -27 84 £311 +11.16% 52
East Midlands -26 44 £310 +15.88% 40
North East -23 13 £325 - 14
Midlands -3 2 - -
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2877 (100.00%) .NET
2 2515 (87.42%) C#
3 1922 (66.81%) ASP.NET
4 1618 (56.24%) SQL Server
5 1481 (51.48%) MVC
6 1137 (39.52%) JavaScript
7 1075 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
8 1061 (36.88%) HTML
9 997 (34.65%) SQL
10 898 (31.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 869 (30.21%) CSS
12 765 (26.59%) WCF
13 732 (25.44%) jQuery
14 728 (25.30%) .NET Framework
15 631 (21.93%) TDD
16 546 (18.98%) Microsoft
17 489 (17.00%) Scrum
18 474 (16.48%) Web Services
19 455 (15.82%) SQL Server 2008
20 415 (14.42%) Visual Studio
21 403 (14.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 380 (13.21%) VB.NET
23 347 (12.06%) XML
24 344 (11.96%) Finance
25 332 (11.54%) HTML5
26 330 (11.47%) Team Foundation Server
27 310 (10.78%) OO
27 310 (10.78%) Ajax
28 302 (10.50%) Windows
29 277 (9.63%) WPF

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 219 (7.61%) CMS
2 174 (6.05%) IIS
3 129 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 113 (3.93%) Umbraco
5 69 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
6 62 (2.16%) Node.js
7 56 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 34 (1.18%) Kentico
9 23 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 22 (0.76%) K2 blackpearl
11 19 (0.66%) EPiServer CMS
12 17 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (0.59%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.45%) NServiceBus
14 11 (0.38%) DNN
15 8 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.24%) JCAPS
16 7 (0.24%) Sitefinity
17 4 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 145 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 28 (0.97%) MS Office
3 14 (0.49%) InfoPath
4 10 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.070%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.070%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 47 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.28%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.035%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.035%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.035%) Summit
6 1 (0.035%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.035%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.035%) Tridion
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 112 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (0.97%) PaaS
3 21 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.63%) SaaS
5 11 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.28%) GitHub
7 6 (0.21%) Office 365
8 5 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.17%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.11%) 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%) Softphone
7 2 (0.070%) DNS
7 2 (0.070%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.070%) SNMP
7 2 (0.070%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.070%) FTP
7 2 (0.070%) GPRS
7 2 (0.070%) SSH
8 1 (0.035%) 4G
8 1 (0.035%) Telnet
8 1 (0.035%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.035%) Wireless
8 1 (0.035%) LDAP
8 1 (0.035%) SMTP
8 1 (0.035%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1618 (56.24%) SQL Server
2 455 (15.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 162 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 140 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 137 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 117 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 64 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 58 (2.02%) Oracle Database
9 44 (1.53%) NoSQL
10 38 (1.32%) RavenDB
11 36 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 35 (1.22%) MongoDB
13 31 (1.08%) MySQL
14 27 (0.94%) RDBMS
15 25 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
16 23 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
18 20 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
19 18 (0.63%) DTS
20 17 (0.59%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 415 (14.42%) Visual Studio
2 330 (11.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 167 (5.80%) NUnit
4 86 (2.99%) TeamCity
5 85 (2.95%) Subversion
6 83 (2.88%) Git (software)
7 64 (2.22%) SpecFlow
8 50 (1.74%) Moq
9 39 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
10 38 (1.32%) JIRA
11 33 (1.15%) Selenium
11 33 (1.15%) MSTest
12 24 (0.83%) MSBuild
13 21 (0.73%) CruiseControl
14 20 (0.70%) Mercurial
15 16 (0.56%) Jenkins
15 16 (0.56%) ReSharper
16 13 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 12 (0.42%) StyleCop
17 12 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 344 (11.96%) Finance
2 136 (4.73%) Banking
3 95 (3.30%) Retail
4 74 (2.57%) Back Office
5 72 (2.50%) Front Office
6 59 (2.05%) Marketing
7 58 (2.02%) Investment Banking
8 38 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 35 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 22 (0.76%) Advertising
11 19 (0.66%) Electronics
12 14 (0.49%) Legal
13 9 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.31%) Publishing
13 9 (0.31%) Games
14 6 (0.21%) Law
14 6 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.14%) Billing
16 3 (0.10%) Mandarin Language
16 3 (0.10%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2877 (100.00%) .NET
2 1922 (66.81%) ASP.NET
3 1061 (36.88%) HTML
4 898 (31.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 869 (30.21%) CSS
6 765 (26.59%) WCF
7 732 (25.44%) jQuery
8 728 (25.30%) .NET Framework
9 474 (16.48%) Web Services
10 403 (14.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 347 (12.06%) XML
12 332 (11.54%) HTML5
13 310 (10.78%) Ajax
14 277 (9.63%) WPF
15 268 (9.32%) LINQ
16 258 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 242 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 194 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
19 185 (6.43%) WinForms
20 177 (6.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 88 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (2.09%) N-Tier
3 56 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
4 49 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 34 (1.18%) User Experience
6 34 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 26 (0.90%) NHS
8 25 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 23 (0.80%) Derivative
11 19 (0.66%) Credit Risk
11 19 (0.66%) Market Risk
11 19 (0.66%) Fixed Income
12 17 (0.59%) DTV
12 17 (0.59%) Open Source
13 16 (0.56%) Digital Media
14 14 (0.49%) GIS
14 14 (0.49%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 302 (10.50%) Windows
2 42 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 21 (0.73%) Android
5 19 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (0.35%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.31%) Windows 8
8 9 (0.31%) UNIX
9 8 (0.28%) Linux
10 7 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.10%) BlackBerry OS
11 3 (0.10%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.035%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.035%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.035%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.035%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1481 (51.48%) MVC
2 1075 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
3 631 (21.93%) TDD
4 489 (17.00%) Scrum
5 310 (10.78%) OO
6 270 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 237 (8.24%) E-Commerce
8 236 (8.20%) Web Development
9 193 (6.71%) BDD
10 187 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
11 127 (4.41%) SOA
12 120 (4.17%) OOP
13 109 (3.79%) Software Engineering
14 96 (3.34%) MVVM
15 85 (2.95%) CRM
16 84 (2.92%) OOD
17 76 (2.64%) Dependency Injection
18 69 (2.40%) Workflow
19 67 (2.33%) Mentoring
20 60 (2.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2515 (87.42%) C#
2 1137 (39.52%) JavaScript
3 997 (34.65%) SQL
4 380 (13.21%) VB.NET
5 252 (8.76%) T-SQL
6 97 (3.37%) PL/SQL
7 91 (3.16%) VB
8 52 (1.81%) Java
9 41 (1.43%) VB6
10 39 (1.36%) PowerShell
11 35 (1.22%) C++
12 32 (1.11%) XAML
12 32 (1.11%) VBA
13 23 (0.80%) PHP
14 20 (0.70%) VBScript
15 18 (0.63%) Python
16 14 (0.49%) C
17 8 (0.28%) Ruby
18 7 (0.24%) TypeScript
18 7 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 120 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 100 (3.48%) Degree
3 92 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.17%) MCITP
7 4 (0.14%) MCSE
7 4 (0.14%) MCSD
8 2 (0.070%) MCP
9 1 (0.035%) HNC
9 1 (0.035%) HND
9 1 (0.035%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (1.84%) QA
2 9 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.21%) HL7
4 3 (0.10%) Basel III
4 3 (0.10%) SLA
5 2 (0.070%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.070%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.035%) DICOM
6 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.035%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.21%) Control-M
3 4 (0.14%) Puppet
4 2 (0.070%) SCOM
4 2 (0.070%) logstash
5 1 (0.035%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 546 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 276 (9.59%) Oracle
3 79 (2.75%) Sitecore
4 60 (2.09%) EPiServer
5 23 (0.80%) SAP
5 23 (0.80%) DevExpress
6 22 (0.76%) Twitter
6 22 (0.76%) Sybase
6 22 (0.76%) Telerik
7 11 (0.38%) Facebook
8 8 (0.28%) IBM
8 8 (0.28%) AccuRev
9 7 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.21%) Google
10 6 (0.21%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.17%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.17%) CA
11 5 (0.17%) Informatica
11 5 (0.17%) Open Text
11 5 (0.17%) Infragistics
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