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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 66 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1402 1508 1351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.77% 3.00% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.25% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 997 872
Average daily rate
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£350 £334 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £32.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £92.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
46657 46455 40584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.33% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28786 28831 23826
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1833 1870 2077
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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
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 24 April 2015.

.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 24 April 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 +3 492 £375 -3.22% 238
South East -10 266 £325 - 181
South West +34 154 £340 +6.25% 92
Yorkshire -14 109 £320 +7.11% 96
North West -25 108 £329 -0.37% 127
West Midlands -5 101 £325 +8.33% 70
East of England -22 75 £310 -4.61% 63
East Midlands -13 65 £300 +3.44% 53
North East +17 29 £288 +27.77% 25
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2540 (100.00%) .NET
2 2135 (84.06%) C#
3 1501 (59.09%) ASP.NET
4 1285 (50.59%) MVC
5 1234 (48.58%) SQL Server
6 1112 (43.78%) JavaScript
7 1044 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
8 889 (35.00%) HTML
9 863 (33.98%) SQL
10 779 (30.67%) CSS
11 741 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 717 (28.23%) jQuery
13 677 (26.65%) .NET Framework
14 626 (24.65%) TDD
15 600 (23.62%) WCF
16 479 (18.86%) Microsoft
17 465 (18.31%) Scrum
18 425 (16.73%) Web Services
19 379 (14.92%) Visual Studio
20 371 (14.61%) Entity Framework
21 326 (12.83%) Finance
22 321 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
23 314 (12.36%) HTML5
24 311 (12.24%) OO
25 299 (11.77%) AngularJS
26 294 (11.57%) XML
27 266 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API
28 254 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
28 254 (10.00%) Unit Testing
29 247 (9.72%) Oracle

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 194 (7.64%) CMS
2 110 (4.33%) Umbraco
3 106 (4.17%) IIS
4 87 (3.43%) SharePoint
5 65 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 59 (2.32%) Kentico
7 48 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
8 43 (1.69%) Node.js
9 24 (0.94%) Sitefinity
10 20 (0.79%) K2 blackpearl
10 20 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (0.71%) Confluence
12 17 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
13 16 (0.63%) DNN
14 13 (0.51%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.47%) MQSeries
16 9 (0.35%) NServiceBus
17 8 (0.31%) Apache
18 7 (0.28%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 86 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.63%) MS Office
3 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.12%) MS Project
5 2 (0.079%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.079%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.039%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 29 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.24%) Tridion
4 4 (0.16%) Endur
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.079%) AWD
6 2 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.079%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.079%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.039%) SmartPlant
7 1 (0.039%) Magento
7 1 (0.039%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.039%) RMDS
7 1 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.039%) ZaiNet
7 1 (0.039%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 125 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (1.22%) SaaS
3 24 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.12%) IaaS
5 3 (0.12%) Office 365
5 3 (0.12%) GitHub
5 3 (0.12%) PaaS
5 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.079%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.039%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.10%) HTTP
1 28 (1.10%) Internet
2 12 (0.47%) Intranet
3 7 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.20%) AMQP
5 4 (0.16%) LDAP
5 4 (0.16%) SMTP
6 3 (0.12%) Skype
6 3 (0.12%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.12%) SSL
7 2 (0.079%) FTP
7 2 (0.079%) S/MIME
8 1 (0.039%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.039%) Extranet
8 1 (0.039%) Wireless
8 1 (0.039%) ATM
8 1 (0.039%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1234 (48.58%) SQL Server
2 321 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 164 (6.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 114 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 103 (4.06%) Relational Database
6 94 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 87 (3.43%) Oracle Database
8 85 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 67 (2.64%) NoSQL
10 46 (1.81%) MongoDB
11 44 (1.73%) MySQL
12 34 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 31 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
15 18 (0.71%) Couchbase
16 17 (0.67%) RavenDB
16 17 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 14 (0.55%) Data Mining
17 14 (0.55%) MS Access
17 14 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 379 (14.92%) Visual Studio
2 254 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 180 (7.09%) NUnit
4 99 (3.90%) Git (software)
5 96 (3.78%) Subversion
6 58 (2.28%) TeamCity
6 58 (2.28%) JIRA
7 49 (1.93%) MSTest
8 46 (1.81%) ReSharper
9 36 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 36 (1.42%) Moq
10 33 (1.30%) SpecFlow
11 28 (1.10%) Selenium
11 28 (1.10%) Jenkins
12 17 (0.67%) Jasmine
13 14 (0.55%) CruiseControl
13 14 (0.55%) MSI
14 12 (0.47%) StyleCop
15 11 (0.43%) MSBuild
16 9 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 326 (12.83%) Finance
2 137 (5.39%) Banking
3 73 (2.87%) Investment Banking
4 62 (2.44%) Retail
5 55 (2.17%) Back Office
6 47 (1.85%) Front Office
7 42 (1.65%) Marketing
8 28 (1.10%) Legal
9 25 (0.98%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.55%) Games
11 13 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.47%) Advertising
12 12 (0.47%) Law
13 11 (0.43%) Electronics
14 6 (0.24%) Publishing
15 5 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.16%) Local Government
17 3 (0.12%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.12%) Japanese Language
18 2 (0.079%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2540 (100.00%) .NET
2 1501 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 889 (35.00%) HTML
4 779 (30.67%) CSS
5 741 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 717 (28.23%) jQuery
7 677 (26.65%) .NET Framework
8 600 (23.62%) WCF
9 425 (16.73%) Web Services
10 371 (14.61%) Entity Framework
11 314 (12.36%) HTML5
12 299 (11.77%) AngularJS
13 294 (11.57%) XML
14 266 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 234 (9.21%) WPF
16 210 (8.27%) Ajax
17 195 (7.68%) CSS3
18 178 (7.01%) LINQ
19 177 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 161 (6.34%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (2.56%) N-Tier
2 61 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
5 38 (1.50%) Derivative
6 33 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 33 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 24 (0.94%) Open Source
8 22 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 19 (0.75%) Visualisation
9 19 (0.75%) User Experience
10 18 (0.71%) NHS
10 18 (0.71%) Hedge funds
11 17 (0.67%) Equities
12 16 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 15 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
14 13 (0.51%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.47%) Mathematics
16 11 (0.43%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 209 (8.23%) Windows
2 29 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 28 (1.10%) Android
4 16 (0.63%) Linux
5 13 (0.51%) Windows Phone
5 13 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
6 12 (0.47%) UNIX
7 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.079%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.039%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.039%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1285 (50.59%) MVC
2 1044 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 626 (24.65%) TDD
4 465 (18.31%) Scrum
5 311 (12.24%) OO
6 254 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 225 (8.86%) E-Commerce
8 188 (7.40%) BDD
9 153 (6.02%) Web Development
10 146 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
11 120 (4.72%) SOA
12 102 (4.02%) OOP
13 85 (3.35%) OOD
14 81 (3.19%) CRM
15 73 (2.87%) Software Engineering
16 72 (2.83%) Multithreading
17 66 (2.60%) MVVM
17 66 (2.60%) Mentoring
18 57 (2.24%) Dependency Injection
19 53 (2.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2135 (84.06%) C#
2 1112 (43.78%) JavaScript
3 863 (33.98%) SQL
4 246 (9.69%) VB.NET
5 203 (7.99%) T-SQL
6 99 (3.90%) Java
7 89 (3.50%) VB
8 64 (2.52%) C++
9 48 (1.89%) VBA
10 36 (1.42%) PowerShell
11 34 (1.34%) VB6
11 34 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 25 (0.98%) Python
13 24 (0.94%) XAML
14 23 (0.91%) TypeScript
15 19 (0.75%) PHP
16 17 (0.67%) Ruby
17 15 (0.59%) XPath
18 13 (0.51%) VBScript
19 12 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 124 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 85 (3.35%) SC Cleared
3 76 (2.99%) Degree
4 25 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 23 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.20%) MCAD
6 5 (0.20%) MCSD
6 5 (0.20%) MCPD
7 2 (0.079%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.079%) MCP
8 1 (0.039%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.039%) HND
8 1 (0.039%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.18%) QA
2 3 (0.12%) HL7
3 2 (0.079%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.079%) SLA
3 2 (0.079%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.079%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.039%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.079%) Firmware
4 1 (0.039%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (0.71%) Puppet
2 9 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.039%) WMI
Vendors
1 479 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 247 (9.72%) Oracle
3 79 (3.11%) Sitecore
4 53 (2.09%) Telerik
5 51 (2.01%) EPiServer
6 29 (1.14%) IBM
7 26 (1.02%) Twitter
8 25 (0.98%) Xamarin
9 23 (0.91%) TIBCO
10 21 (0.83%) DevExpress
11 19 (0.75%) Ektron
11 19 (0.75%) Infragistics
12 17 (0.67%) Google
13 16 (0.63%) Sybase
14 12 (0.47%) SAP
15 10 (0.39%) ESRI
15 10 (0.39%) Adobe
16 7 (0.28%) Atlassian
17 6 (0.24%) Bloomberg
17 6 (0.24%) Facebook
Warwick, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £320 - £350 per day + £320 - £350 / Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day + £350 / Day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £360 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £300 - £380 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + neg.
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £360 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £325 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £600 - £700 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £401 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago