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 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 64 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1393 1516 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.68% 3.15% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 3.40% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 1088 1046
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 43
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £12.95 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +7.24%
.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
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -5 515 £400 - 204
South East -4 262 £375 +7.14% 167
Yorkshire +4 144 £318 +5.83% 121
East of England -9 141 £325 -13.33% 47
North West -18 101 £320 +6.66% 170
South West -24 87 £325 - 71
West Midlands -21 83 £313 +11.60% 63
East Midlands -27 52 £310 +19.23% 49
North East -29 14 £325 - 20
Midlands -1 1 - -
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2843 (100.00%) .NET
2 2470 (86.88%) C#
3 1889 (66.44%) ASP.NET
4 1562 (54.94%) SQL Server
5 1464 (51.49%) MVC
6 1113 (39.15%) JavaScript
7 1060 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
8 1046 (36.79%) HTML
9 998 (35.10%) SQL
10 898 (31.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 842 (29.62%) CSS
12 743 (26.13%) WCF
13 725 (25.50%) .NET Framework
14 723 (25.43%) jQuery
15 625 (21.98%) TDD
16 555 (19.52%) Microsoft
17 489 (17.20%) Scrum
18 476 (16.74%) Web Services
19 422 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
20 402 (14.14%) Visual Studio
21 399 (14.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 361 (12.70%) VB.NET
23 337 (11.85%) Finance
24 335 (11.78%) XML
25 331 (11.64%) Team Foundation Server
26 328 (11.54%) HTML5
27 317 (11.15%) OO
28 309 (10.87%) Ajax
29 285 (10.02%) Windows
30 268 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 215 (7.56%) CMS
2 170 (5.98%) IIS
3 126 (4.43%) SharePoint
4 111 (3.90%) Umbraco
5 64 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
6 61 (2.15%) Node.js
7 58 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 34 (1.20%) Kentico
9 24 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 22 (0.77%) K2 blackpearl
11 20 (0.70%) EPiServer CMS
12 17 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 15 (0.53%) NServiceBus
13 15 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (0.35%) DNN
16 8 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
17 7 (0.25%) JCAPS
18 5 (0.18%) TIBCO EMS
19 4 (0.14%) LiveLink
Applications
1 142 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.09%) MS Office
3 13 (0.46%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.070%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 49 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.28%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.070%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.035%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.035%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.035%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.035%) Summit
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.035%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 104 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (1.02%) PaaS
3 23 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.63%) SaaS
5 11 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.28%) GitHub
7 7 (0.25%) Office 365
8 6 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.06%) Internet
2 27 (0.95%) Intranet
3 23 (0.81%) HTTP
4 7 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.14%) Extranet
6 3 (0.11%) SSL
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%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.035%) Softphone
8 1 (0.035%) Telnet
8 1 (0.035%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1562 (54.94%) SQL Server
2 422 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 151 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 140 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 138 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 112 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 67 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 57 (2.00%) Oracle Database
9 39 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (1.34%) NoSQL
11 36 (1.27%) RavenDB
12 34 (1.20%) MongoDB
13 29 (1.02%) MySQL
14 28 (0.98%) RDBMS
15 25 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
16 21 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
17 20 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
18 19 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (0.53%) DTS
20 14 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 402 (14.14%) Visual Studio
2 331 (11.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 169 (5.94%) NUnit
4 86 (3.02%) Subversion
5 82 (2.88%) TeamCity
6 78 (2.74%) Git (software)
7 66 (2.32%) SpecFlow
8 49 (1.72%) Moq
9 38 (1.34%) JIRA
10 36 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
11 35 (1.23%) MSTest
11 35 (1.23%) Selenium
12 23 (0.81%) MSBuild
13 19 (0.67%) CruiseControl
14 18 (0.63%) Mercurial
15 17 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 15 (0.53%) Jenkins
17 14 (0.49%) ReSharper
17 14 (0.49%) StyleCop
18 13 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 337 (11.85%) Finance
2 130 (4.57%) Banking
3 93 (3.27%) Retail
4 80 (2.81%) Back Office
5 66 (2.32%) Front Office
6 62 (2.18%) Marketing
7 55 (1.93%) Investment Banking
8 32 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 31 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 21 (0.74%) Advertising
11 15 (0.53%) Electronics
12 12 (0.42%) Legal
13 10 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.32%) Games
15 8 (0.28%) Publishing
16 6 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.18%) Law
18 4 (0.14%) Billing
19 3 (0.11%) Mandarin Language
19 3 (0.11%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2843 (100.00%) .NET
2 1889 (66.44%) ASP.NET
3 1046 (36.79%) HTML
4 898 (31.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 842 (29.62%) CSS
6 743 (26.13%) WCF
7 725 (25.50%) .NET Framework
8 723 (25.43%) jQuery
9 476 (16.74%) Web Services
10 399 (14.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 335 (11.78%) XML
12 328 (11.54%) HTML5
13 309 (10.87%) Ajax
14 268 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 246 (8.65%) WPF
16 245 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 243 (8.55%) LINQ
18 196 (6.89%) KnockoutJS
19 188 (6.61%) AngularJS
20 180 (6.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 97 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (2.50%) N-Tier
3 54 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
4 48 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 46 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 32 (1.13%) User Experience
8 27 (0.95%) NHS
9 25 (0.88%) Client/Server
10 23 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (0.70%) Market Risk
11 20 (0.70%) Derivative
12 18 (0.63%) Credit Risk
12 18 (0.63%) Open Source
13 17 (0.60%) Algorithms
13 17 (0.60%) Fixed Income
14 15 (0.53%) Digital Media
15 14 (0.49%) Management Information System
15 14 (0.49%) Hedge funds
16 13 (0.46%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 285 (10.02%) Windows
2 38 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 22 (0.77%) Android
5 15 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.28%) Windows XP
7 8 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.28%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.21%) UNIX
8 6 (0.21%) Linux
9 3 (0.11%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (0.070%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.035%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.035%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.035%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1464 (51.49%) MVC
2 1060 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
3 625 (21.98%) TDD
4 489 (17.20%) Scrum
5 317 (11.15%) OO
6 265 (9.32%) Unit Testing
7 240 (8.44%) E-Commerce
8 232 (8.16%) Web Development
9 194 (6.82%) BDD
10 186 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
11 127 (4.47%) SOA
12 116 (4.08%) OOP
13 102 (3.59%) Software Engineering
14 90 (3.17%) CRM
14 90 (3.17%) MVVM
15 80 (2.81%) OOD
16 76 (2.67%) Dependency Injection
17 72 (2.53%) Workflow
18 67 (2.36%) Automated Testing
19 66 (2.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2470 (86.88%) C#
2 1113 (39.15%) JavaScript
3 998 (35.10%) SQL
4 361 (12.70%) VB.NET
5 256 (9.00%) T-SQL
6 100 (3.52%) PL/SQL
7 89 (3.13%) VB
8 52 (1.83%) Java
9 38 (1.34%) VB6
10 37 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 36 (1.27%) C++
12 35 (1.23%) VBScript
13 26 (0.91%) XAML
14 25 (0.88%) VBA
15 23 (0.81%) PHP
16 17 (0.60%) Python
17 15 (0.53%) C
18 8 (0.28%) XPath
19 7 (0.25%) TypeScript
19 7 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 125 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 103 (3.62%) Degree
3 94 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.32%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.18%) MCITP
7 4 (0.14%) MCSD
7 4 (0.14%) MCSE
8 2 (0.070%) MCP
9 1 (0.035%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.035%) HNC
9 1 (0.035%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.00%) QA
2 9 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.11%) Basel III
3 3 (0.11%) HL7
3 3 (0.11%) SLA
4 2 (0.070%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.070%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.035%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.035%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.21%) Control-M
3 4 (0.14%) logstash
4 3 (0.11%) Puppet
5 2 (0.070%) SCOM
5 2 (0.070%) Kibana
6 1 (0.035%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 555 (19.52%) Microsoft
2 264 (9.29%) Oracle
3 80 (2.81%) Sitecore
4 63 (2.22%) EPiServer
5 24 (0.84%) Telerik
6 23 (0.81%) Twitter
7 20 (0.70%) DevExpress
8 19 (0.67%) Sybase
8 19 (0.67%) SAP
9 10 (0.35%) Facebook
10 8 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.28%) AccuRev
10 8 (0.28%) Xamarin
11 7 (0.25%) Google
11 7 (0.25%) TIBCO
11 7 (0.25%) IBM
12 5 (0.18%) Sencha
12 5 (0.18%) CA
12 5 (0.18%) Informatica
12 5 (0.18%) Open Text
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Isle of Man
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