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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 68 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1277 1411 1344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.71% 3.09% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.34% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 904 918
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £30.00 £19.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £44.10 £44.50
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
43519 42217 37082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.59% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27035 25524 21725
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1679 1808 2037
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

.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 5 March 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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -14 417 £400 - 191
South East -9 285 £345 +6.15% 180
South West +34 130 £350 +16.66% 114
Yorkshire -11 126 £325 +8.33% 100
North West -24 98 £300 -14.28% 166
West Midlands +2 77 £325 +3.17% 84
East of England -22 75 £325 - 55
East Midlands -20 45 £280 -2.60% 62
North East +17 23 £300 +20.00% 30
Midlands - - - -
.NET Developer
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.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2591 (100.00%) .NET
2 2193 (84.64%) C#
3 1528 (58.97%) ASP.NET
4 1264 (48.78%) MVC
5 1218 (47.01%) SQL Server
6 1083 (41.80%) JavaScript
7 1027 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
8 892 (34.43%) HTML
9 883 (34.08%) SQL
10 777 (29.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 772 (29.80%) CSS
12 709 (27.36%) jQuery
13 672 (25.94%) .NET Framework
14 639 (24.66%) TDD
15 594 (22.93%) WCF
16 515 (19.88%) Microsoft
17 444 (17.14%) Scrum
18 436 (16.83%) Web Services
19 377 (14.55%) Visual Studio
20 365 (14.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 335 (12.93%) Finance
22 332 (12.81%) OO
23 315 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
24 302 (11.66%) Team Foundation Server
25 291 (11.23%) XML
26 286 (11.04%) HTML5
27 262 (10.11%) AngularJS
27 262 (10.11%) Oracle
28 249 (9.61%) VB.NET
29 241 (9.30%) E-Commerce

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 184 (7.10%) CMS
2 110 (4.25%) IIS
3 93 (3.59%) SharePoint
4 89 (3.43%) Umbraco
5 62 (2.39%) Kentico
6 56 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 38 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
8 37 (1.43%) Node.js
9 22 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (0.73%) Confluence
10 19 (0.73%) TIBCO EMS
11 18 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (0.66%) Sitefinity
13 13 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (0.46%) Apache Solr
15 10 (0.39%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.39%) K2 blackpearl
16 9 (0.35%) DNN
17 7 (0.27%) EPiServer CMS
17 7 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 99 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.77%) MS Office
3 6 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.12%) MS Project
5 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.077%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.077%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 30 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.15%) Endur
4 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.077%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.077%) Tridion
5 2 (0.077%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.077%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.077%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.039%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.039%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.039%) RMDS
6 1 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.039%) ZaiNet
6 1 (0.039%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 120 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (0.85%) SaaS
3 11 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.27%) PaaS
5 4 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.15%) Office 365
6 2 (0.077%) GitHub
7 1 (0.039%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.039%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.039%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.039%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.16%) HTTP
2 27 (1.04%) Internet
3 14 (0.54%) Intranet
4 11 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.23%) SSL
6 5 (0.19%) AMQP
6 5 (0.19%) FTP
6 5 (0.19%) SMTP
7 4 (0.15%) LDAP
8 3 (0.12%) S/MIME
8 3 (0.12%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.077%) RIP
9 2 (0.077%) Extranet
10 1 (0.039%) iBeacon
10 1 (0.039%) Telnet
10 1 (0.039%) Wireless
10 1 (0.039%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1218 (47.01%) SQL Server
2 315 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 159 (6.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 121 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 109 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 96 (3.71%) Oracle Database
7 95 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 88 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 53 (2.05%) NoSQL
10 42 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 37 (1.43%) MongoDB
12 32 (1.24%) MySQL
12 32 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
13 26 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
14 21 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 20 (0.77%) RavenDB
16 17 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 17 (0.66%) MS Access
16 17 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (0.54%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 377 (14.55%) Visual Studio
2 302 (11.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 195 (7.53%) NUnit
4 101 (3.90%) Subversion
5 85 (3.28%) Git (software)
6 60 (2.32%) TeamCity
7 59 (2.28%) JIRA
8 50 (1.93%) MSTest
9 41 (1.58%) SpecFlow
10 38 (1.47%) ReSharper
11 36 (1.39%) Moq
12 30 (1.16%) Selenium
12 30 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
13 24 (0.93%) Jenkins
14 19 (0.73%) StyleCop
15 18 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 17 (0.66%) Jasmine
17 16 (0.62%) CruiseControl
17 16 (0.62%) MSI
18 14 (0.54%) MSBuild
General
1 335 (12.93%) Finance
2 115 (4.44%) Banking
3 67 (2.59%) Retail
4 61 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 57 (2.20%) Marketing
6 55 (2.12%) Back Office
7 47 (1.81%) Front Office
8 25 (0.96%) Telecoms
9 23 (0.89%) Legal
10 16 (0.62%) Advertising
11 14 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.50%) Games
13 12 (0.46%) Electronics
14 6 (0.23%) Law
14 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.19%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.19%) Publishing
16 4 (0.15%) German Language
16 4 (0.15%) Local Government
17 2 (0.077%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2591 (100.00%) .NET
2 1528 (58.97%) ASP.NET
3 892 (34.43%) HTML
4 777 (29.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 772 (29.80%) CSS
6 709 (27.36%) jQuery
7 672 (25.94%) .NET Framework
8 594 (22.93%) WCF
9 436 (16.83%) Web Services
10 365 (14.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 291 (11.23%) XML
12 286 (11.04%) HTML5
13 262 (10.11%) AngularJS
14 237 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
15 224 (8.65%) WPF
16 216 (8.34%) Ajax
17 196 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 184 (7.10%) CSS3
19 176 (6.79%) KnockoutJS
20 169 (6.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 81 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (2.16%) N-Tier
3 49 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 45 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
5 42 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 34 (1.31%) NHS
7 30 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (1.08%) Open Source
9 27 (1.04%) Derivative
10 16 (0.62%) Client/Server
10 16 (0.62%) User Experience
10 16 (0.62%) Hedge funds
11 15 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 14 (0.54%) Management Information System
12 14 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (0.54%) Visualisation
13 13 (0.50%) Equities
13 13 (0.50%) Mathematics
14 12 (0.46%) Social Media
15 11 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 220 (8.49%) Windows
2 32 (1.24%) Apple iOS
3 31 (1.20%) Android
4 16 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
5 14 (0.54%) Linux
6 11 (0.42%) Windows Phone
7 10 (0.39%) UNIX
8 9 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.15%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.077%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.039%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.039%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1264 (48.78%) MVC
2 1027 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
3 639 (24.66%) TDD
4 444 (17.14%) Scrum
5 332 (12.81%) OO
6 241 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 225 (8.68%) Unit Testing
8 206 (7.95%) BDD
9 167 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
10 145 (5.60%) Web Development
11 137 (5.29%) SOA
12 105 (4.05%) OOP
13 82 (3.16%) OOD
14 80 (3.09%) Dependency Injection
15 76 (2.93%) CRM
16 74 (2.86%) Mentoring
17 71 (2.74%) Software Engineering
18 69 (2.66%) MVVM
19 68 (2.62%) Automated Testing
19 68 (2.62%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2193 (84.64%) C#
2 1083 (41.80%) JavaScript
3 883 (34.08%) SQL
4 249 (9.61%) VB.NET
5 234 (9.03%) T-SQL
6 90 (3.47%) Java
7 73 (2.82%) VB
8 55 (2.12%) PL/SQL
9 48 (1.85%) C++
10 45 (1.74%) VBA
11 34 (1.31%) PowerShell
12 32 (1.24%) VBScript
13 30 (1.16%) VB6
14 25 (0.96%) Python
15 22 (0.85%) XAML
16 19 (0.73%) TypeScript
16 19 (0.73%) Ruby
17 16 (0.62%) XPath
17 16 (0.62%) C
18 12 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 122 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 84 (3.24%) SC Cleared
3 80 (3.09%) Degree
4 77 (2.97%) VCP4
5 22 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.19%) MCPD
8 3 (0.12%) MCP
9 2 (0.077%) MCAD
9 2 (0.077%) MCSD
10 1 (0.039%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.039%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (1.81%) QA
2 3 (0.12%) HL7
3 2 (0.077%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.077%) WAI
3 2 (0.077%) SLA
3 2 (0.077%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.039%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.039%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.077%) Firmware
4 1 (0.039%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (0.69%) Puppet
2 10 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.077%) Kibana
3 2 (0.077%) logstash
4 1 (0.039%) WMI
Vendors
1 515 (19.88%) Microsoft
2 262 (10.11%) Oracle
3 73 (2.82%) Sitecore
4 52 (2.01%) Telerik
5 45 (1.74%) EPiServer
6 29 (1.12%) Xamarin
7 24 (0.93%) TIBCO
7 24 (0.93%) DevExpress
8 22 (0.85%) Infragistics
8 22 (0.85%) IBM
9 18 (0.69%) Twitter
10 16 (0.62%) Google
10 16 (0.62%) Ektron
11 13 (0.50%) SAP
12 12 (0.46%) Sybase
13 9 (0.35%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.31%) Adobe
15 5 (0.19%) Sencha
16 4 (0.15%) Syncfusion
16 4 (0.15%) Alterian
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Pocklington, Yorkshire
TALENT - IT
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 230-240 a day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £575 to £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Rate: £260 - 320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £400 to £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £425 Per Day £300-£400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 2 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago