The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Software Developer
Rank 530 517 533
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 23 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.069% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.074% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 11
Average daily rate
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£319 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £600 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £295 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.81% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43161 49005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.60% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28137 25930 28012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1961 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.NET Software Developer
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.NET Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.NET Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

.NET Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Software 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 Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
North West -6 8 £325 +12.06% 19
South East -2 5 £313 -3.84% 10
London +2 4 £325 +3.17% 4
East of England -14 3 £350 +16.66% 3
Yorkshire -5 2 £300 +14.28% 7
West Midlands -15 1 £325 -45.83% 4
South West -35 1 £300 -46.66% 3
East Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - -
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.NET Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (84.75%) C#
3 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET
4 29 (49.15%) SQL Server
5 23 (38.98%) MVC
6 21 (35.59%) SQL
7 20 (33.90%) HTML
8 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
8 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
8 16 (27.12%) TDD
9 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (25.42%) WPF
9 15 (25.42%) jQuery
10 14 (23.73%) Visual Studio
11 13 (22.03%) Scrum
12 12 (20.34%) .NET Framework
12 12 (20.34%) CSS
12 12 (20.34%) XML
13 11 (18.64%) WinForms
14 10 (16.95%) LINQ
14 10 (16.95%) Web Services
14 10 (16.95%) Windows
15 9 (15.25%) OO
15 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
16 8 (13.56%) HTML5
16 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
17 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
17 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (11.86%) Oracle
18 6 (10.17%) Subversion

.NET Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.17%) Subversion
4 4 (6.78%) NUnit
5 3 (5.08%) Hudson
5 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.69%) MSTest
6 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (6.78%) Back Office
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Billing
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Front Office
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET
3 20 (33.90%) HTML
4 15 (25.42%) WPF
4 15 (25.42%) jQuery
5 12 (20.34%) .NET Framework
5 12 (20.34%) CSS
5 12 (20.34%) XML
6 11 (18.64%) WinForms
7 10 (16.95%) LINQ
7 10 (16.95%) Web Services
8 8 (13.56%) HTML5
9 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (8.47%) WCF
10 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.78%) Silverlight
11 4 (6.78%) Ajax
12 3 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Kindle
2 1 (1.69%) Derivative
2 1 (1.69%) DTV
2 1 (1.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) MVC
2 16 (27.12%) TDD
3 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.03%) Scrum
5 9 (15.25%) OO
6 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.47%) BDD
7 5 (8.47%) OOD
8 4 (6.78%) Workflow
8 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) MVVM
9 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.08%) UML
10 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.39%) SOA
10 2 (3.39%) Web Development
10 2 (3.39%) Release Management
11 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 50 (84.75%) C#
2 21 (35.59%) SQL
3 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.47%) VB
6 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.39%) Java
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Sybase
4 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.39%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.69%) Ektron
5 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.69%) Remedy
5 1 (1.69%) BMC
5 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss