The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 553 466 534
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +68
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 37 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.086% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.093% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 27
Average daily rate £288 £406 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £323 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £619 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £413 £225
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +83.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.NET Programmer
UK

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Programmer across the England region.

.NET Programmer Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Programmer across the England region.

.NET Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -23 12 £388 +10.71% 13
South East -15 11 £275 -33.33% 7
West Midlands -11 6 £250 -54.54% 2
East Midlands -7 4 £250 +2.04% 2
South West -24 4 £325 -45.83% 1
East of England - 4 £281 - 5
Yorkshire -19 2 £269 - 1
North West -17 1 £350 +7.69%
North East - - - -
.NET Programmer
UK

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 96 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (84.38%) C#
3 57 (59.38%) SQL Server
4 51 (53.13%) ASP.NET
5 45 (46.88%) SQL
6 44 (45.83%) JavaScript
7 40 (41.67%) HTML
8 39 (40.63%) MVC
9 34 (35.42%) TDD
10 31 (32.29%) jQuery
11 30 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (28.13%) Software Engineering
13 25 (26.04%) .NET Framework
14 22 (22.92%) CSS
15 21 (21.88%) XML
15 21 (21.88%) WCF
16 20 (20.83%) LINQ
16 20 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (19.79%) Scrum
18 18 (18.75%) Web Services
18 18 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
19 17 (17.71%) VB.NET
19 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
20 16 (16.67%) Windows
20 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
21 15 (15.63%) HTML5
21 15 (15.63%) WinForms

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.46%) CMS
2 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.13%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.04%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.04%) Kentico
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.04%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Office
2 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.04%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Markit EDM
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Internet
1 2 (2.08%) SSL
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
1 2 (2.08%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.04%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.21%) DTS
5 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.13%) Couchbase
7 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.08%) QlikView
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.04%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.04%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.46%) NUnit
3 9 (9.38%) Subversion
3 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (7.29%) SpecFlow
4 7 (7.29%) Hudson
5 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.04%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.04%) JIRA
7 1 (1.04%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.04%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.04%) NuGet
7 1 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
2 5 (5.21%) Front Office
2 5 (5.21%) Marketing
2 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Retail
3 2 (2.08%) Electronics
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Publishing
4 1 (1.04%) Games
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (53.13%) ASP.NET
3 40 (41.67%) HTML
4 31 (32.29%) jQuery
5 30 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (26.04%) .NET Framework
7 22 (22.92%) CSS
8 21 (21.88%) XML
8 21 (21.88%) WCF
9 20 (20.83%) LINQ
10 18 (18.75%) Web Services
10 18 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 17 (17.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (15.63%) HTML5
12 15 (15.63%) WinForms
13 14 (14.58%) Ajax
14 12 (12.50%) WPF
15 10 (10.42%) ADO.NET
16 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.13%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.08%) DTV
3 1 (1.04%) W3C
3 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.04%) GIS
3 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.04%) Statistics
3 1 (1.04%) iPhone
3 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.04%) Open Source
3 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) UNIX
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) MVC
2 34 (35.42%) TDD
3 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (28.13%) Software Engineering
4 19 (19.79%) Scrum
5 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.46%) OO
7 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.29%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.25%) Web Development
9 6 (6.25%) ERP
9 6 (6.25%) UML
10 5 (5.21%) CRM
11 3 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.13%) OOD
11 3 (3.13%) Workflow
11 3 (3.13%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.13%) Migration
11 3 (3.13%) Content Management
11 3 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (84.38%) C#
2 45 (46.88%) SQL
3 44 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 17 (17.71%) VB.NET
5 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.17%) VB
6 4 (4.17%) C++
7 3 (3.13%) VB6
8 2 (2.08%) XAML
8 2 (2.08%) C
8 2 (2.08%) PHP
8 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.04%) VBScript
9 1 (1.04%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) JD Edwards
3 3 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.13%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.08%) Serena
4 2 (2.08%) ION Trading
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.04%) Sybase
5 1 (1.04%) CODA
5 1 (1.04%) ESRI
5 1 (1.04%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.04%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) Lagan
5 1 (1.04%) Civica
5 1 (1.04%) 29West
5 1 (1.04%) DevExpress
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