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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 83 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1301 1405 1527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.41% 2.74% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 2.97% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 932 1063
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £472 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £23.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.22 £90.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
.NET Developer
UK

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
50008 47259 44708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.82% 92.32% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32538 29202 27164
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1871 1881 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

.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 1 September 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -12 498 £400 - 179
South East -4 278 £348 -0.71% 166
South West +3 115 £338 +2.42% 86
Yorkshire -37 91 £335 +4.68% 70
East of England -18 87 £343 +5.38% 47
West Midlands -3 82 £325 - 72
East Midlands +3 72 £300 - 68
North West -65 48 £313 -3.84% 160
North East -3 31 £308 -12.14% 22
Midlands +5 4 - -
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2578 (100.00%) .NET
2 2156 (83.63%) C#
3 1531 (59.39%) ASP.NET
4 1469 (56.98%) MVC
5 1348 (52.29%) SQL Server
6 1151 (44.65%) JavaScript
7 1065 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
8 972 (37.70%) HTML
9 841 (32.62%) SQL
10 816 (31.65%) CSS
11 769 (29.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 700 (27.15%) jQuery
13 694 (26.92%) .NET Framework
14 679 (26.34%) TDD
15 555 (21.53%) WCF
16 464 (18.00%) Microsoft
17 454 (17.61%) AngularJS
18 431 (16.72%) Scrum
19 416 (16.14%) Entity Framework
20 412 (15.98%) Web Services
21 386 (14.97%) HTML5
22 384 (14.90%) Finance
23 381 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
24 329 (12.76%) Visual Studio
25 274 (10.63%) SQL Server 2008
26 270 (10.47%) OO
27 255 (9.89%) VB.NET
28 248 (9.62%) XML
29 243 (9.43%) E-Commerce
30 233 (9.04%) BDD

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (7.10%) CMS
2 149 (5.78%) IIS
3 130 (5.04%) Umbraco
4 78 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 61 (2.37%) Node.js
6 60 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 53 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 32 (1.24%) Kentico
9 24 (0.93%) NServiceBus
10 17 (0.66%) Sitefinity
11 16 (0.62%) MQSeries
12 15 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (0.50%) EPiServer CMS
14 13 (0.50%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.47%) K2 blackpearl
15 12 (0.47%) DNN
16 11 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
17 7 (0.27%) Apache
18 4 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 121 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.74%) MS Office
3 15 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.078%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.039%) FastStats
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.039%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.039%) Simulink
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.039%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.19%) Tridion
4 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.078%) Adaptiv
5 2 (0.078%) AWD
5 2 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.039%) Magento
6 1 (0.039%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.039%) Endur
6 1 (0.039%) Unica
6 1 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 133 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.70%) SaaS
4 6 (0.23%) PaaS
5 4 (0.16%) GitHub
5 4 (0.16%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.078%) IaaS
6 2 (0.078%) Office 365
7 1 (0.039%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.039%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.24%) Internet
2 25 (0.97%) HTTP
3 10 (0.39%) Intranet
4 5 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.12%) SSL
5 3 (0.12%) FTP
6 2 (0.078%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.078%) 2G
6 2 (0.078%) DNS
6 2 (0.078%) 3G
6 2 (0.078%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.078%) Skype
7 1 (0.039%) Telnet
7 1 (0.039%) SAN
7 1 (0.039%) CTI
7 1 (0.039%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.039%) SNMP
7 1 (0.039%) ATM
7 1 (0.039%) DHCP
7 1 (0.039%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1348 (52.29%) SQL Server
2 274 (10.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 149 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 101 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 88 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 86 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 77 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 73 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 58 (2.25%) MongoDB
10 57 (2.21%) Oracle Database
11 41 (1.59%) MySQL
12 30 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 30 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (0.70%) Big Data
14 18 (0.70%) RavenDB
15 17 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
16 15 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
16 15 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 329 (12.76%) Visual Studio
2 209 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 142 (5.51%) NUnit
4 128 (4.97%) Git (software)
5 113 (4.38%) Subversion
6 87 (3.37%) TeamCity
7 53 (2.06%) Selenium
8 50 (1.94%) ReSharper
9 37 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
10 36 (1.40%) SpecFlow
10 36 (1.40%) Jenkins
11 31 (1.20%) MSTest
12 28 (1.09%) Moq
13 24 (0.93%) Jasmine
14 23 (0.89%) CruiseControl
15 21 (0.81%) MSBuild
16 20 (0.78%) JIRA
17 19 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
18 13 (0.50%) Maven
19 11 (0.43%) Grunt
General
1 384 (14.90%) Finance
2 180 (6.98%) Banking
3 87 (3.37%) Investment Banking
4 76 (2.95%) Retail
5 52 (2.02%) Back Office
6 45 (1.75%) Front Office
7 41 (1.59%) Legal
8 38 (1.47%) Marketing
9 29 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 28 (1.09%) Telecoms
11 14 (0.54%) Publishing
12 11 (0.43%) Law
13 10 (0.39%) Games
14 9 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.31%) Electronics
16 6 (0.23%) Advertising
16 6 (0.23%) Local Government
16 6 (0.23%) Dutch Language
17 5 (0.19%) Automotive
18 4 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2578 (100.00%) .NET
2 1531 (59.39%) ASP.NET
3 972 (37.70%) HTML
4 816 (31.65%) CSS
5 769 (29.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 700 (27.15%) jQuery
7 694 (26.92%) .NET Framework
8 555 (21.53%) WCF
9 454 (17.61%) AngularJS
10 416 (16.14%) Entity Framework
11 412 (15.98%) Web Services
12 386 (14.97%) HTML5
13 381 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 248 (9.62%) XML
15 212 (8.22%) CSS3
16 210 (8.15%) WPF
17 195 (7.56%) KnockoutJS
18 172 (6.67%) Ajax
19 167 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 166 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 70 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (2.48%) N-Tier
3 53 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
4 46 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (1.63%) Derivative
6 34 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 33 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 24 (0.93%) User Experience
9 22 (0.85%) Data Structures
9 22 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 21 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
10 21 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 21 (0.81%) NHS
11 15 (0.58%) W3C
11 15 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 14 (0.54%) Management Information System
13 12 (0.47%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.39%) Online Games
15 9 (0.35%) RIA
15 9 (0.35%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 228 (8.84%) Windows
2 21 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (0.66%) Android
5 16 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 16 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (0.50%) UNIX
7 9 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (0.35%) Linux
7 9 (0.35%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.078%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.039%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.039%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1469 (56.98%) MVC
2 1065 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
3 679 (26.34%) TDD
4 431 (16.72%) Scrum
5 270 (10.47%) OO
6 243 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 233 (9.04%) BDD
8 228 (8.84%) Unit Testing
9 172 (6.67%) Web Development
10 159 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
11 130 (5.04%) SDLC
12 110 (4.27%) Software Engineering
13 94 (3.65%) SOA
14 90 (3.49%) OOP
15 83 (3.22%) Business Intelligence
16 75 (2.91%) MVVM
17 74 (2.87%) CRM
17 74 (2.87%) OOD
18 72 (2.79%) Dependency Injection
19 58 (2.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2156 (83.63%) C#
2 1151 (44.65%) JavaScript
3 841 (32.62%) SQL
4 255 (9.89%) VB.NET
5 226 (8.77%) T-SQL
6 119 (4.62%) VB
7 78 (3.03%) C++
8 73 (2.83%) Java
9 53 (2.06%) VB6
10 34 (1.32%) Ruby
11 33 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 30 (1.16%) TypeScript
13 28 (1.09%) VBA
14 27 (1.05%) PowerShell
15 23 (0.89%) PHP
16 22 (0.85%) Python
17 19 (0.74%) XAML
18 14 (0.54%) C
19 11 (0.43%) F#
20 9 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (2.87%) Degree
2 72 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 48 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.50%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.16%) MCSD
7 3 (0.12%) MCAD
8 1 (0.039%) MCP
8 1 (0.039%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.039%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.039%) HND
8 1 (0.039%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.039%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.039%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.039%) MCTS
8 1 (0.039%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (0.70%) QA
2 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.12%) HL7
3 3 (0.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.039%) DICOM
4 1 (0.039%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (0.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.078%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.078%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.078%) vSphere
3 1 (0.039%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 7 (0.27%) Control-M
2 5 (0.19%) Puppet
3 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.078%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.039%) WMI
Vendors
1 464 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 197 (7.64%) Oracle
3 81 (3.14%) Sitecore
4 47 (1.82%) EPiServer
5 46 (1.78%) Telerik
6 24 (0.93%) Twitter
7 23 (0.89%) IBM
8 16 (0.62%) Xamarin
9 14 (0.54%) Sybase
9 14 (0.54%) Perforce
10 13 (0.50%) Infragistics
10 13 (0.50%) SAP
10 13 (0.50%) TIBCO
10 13 (0.50%) DevExpress
11 11 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (0.39%) Coverity
13 9 (0.35%) Ektron
14 7 (0.27%) ESRI
14 7 (0.27%) Google
14 7 (0.27%) Adobe
Newbury, Berkshire
Preferred Choice
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £750 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Good Rates, Good Team, Interesting Work
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £280 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 315 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Consol Partners
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £320 per day + £320 / Day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
T-exec Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago