The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Software Developer
Rank 517 537 474
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -63
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 74 45 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.097% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 34 48
Average daily rate £325 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £404 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £362 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.09% +20.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.50
.NET Software 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
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.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 14 February 2016.

.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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 22 £375 +11.94% 27
Yorkshire +4 18 £318 +1.60% 13
South West -3 9 £375 -4.45% 17
North West -4 9 £342 +13.91% 27
West Midlands -12 6 £360 +20.00% 10
South East +8 4 £320 -3.39% 27
East of England -5 2 £313 -21.87% 9
East Midlands -8 2 £360 +19.91% 6
North East - 2 £320 - 3
.NET Software Developer
UK

.NET Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 134 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (83.58%) C#
3 87 (64.93%) SQL Server
4 81 (60.45%) ASP.NET
5 74 (55.22%) MVC
6 70 (52.24%) JavaScript
7 51 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (37.31%) SQL
9 49 (36.57%) Microsoft
10 48 (35.82%) HTML
11 45 (33.58%) jQuery
12 43 (32.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (32.09%) .NET Framework
13 34 (25.37%) CSS
14 31 (23.13%) Windows
15 28 (20.90%) Visual Studio
15 28 (20.90%) Software Engineering
16 26 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (17.91%) TDD
17 24 (17.91%) Scrum
17 24 (17.91%) Web Services
18 23 (17.16%) Entity Framework
19 22 (16.42%) OO
20 20 (14.93%) E-Commerce
20 20 (14.93%) VB.NET
20 20 (14.93%) WCF
21 18 (13.43%) AngularJS
21 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
23 16 (11.94%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.73%) CMS
2 5 (3.73%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.24%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.75%) DNN
5 1 (0.75%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (5.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.73%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.49%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.24%) IaaS
3 3 (2.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.49%) Intranet
3 1 (0.75%) CTI
3 1 (0.75%) FTP
3 1 (0.75%) Network Security
3 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (64.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.24%) MS Access
5 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.75%) DTS
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 28 (20.90%) Visual Studio
2 26 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (11.19%) MSTest
4 13 (9.70%) NUnit
5 4 (2.99%) Moq
6 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.49%) Selenium
6 2 (1.49%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.75%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.75%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.75%) JIRA
7 1 (0.75%) JUnit
7 1 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.75%) Maven
7 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.75%) NuGet
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (11.94%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Banking
2 8 (5.97%) Electronics
2 8 (5.97%) Marketing
2 8 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.22%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.48%) Back Office
5 4 (2.99%) Legal
6 3 (2.24%) Advertising
7 2 (1.49%) Front Office
8 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (60.45%) ASP.NET
3 48 (35.82%) HTML
4 45 (33.58%) jQuery
5 43 (32.09%) .NET Framework
5 43 (32.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (25.37%) CSS
7 24 (17.91%) Web Services
8 23 (17.16%) Entity Framework
9 20 (14.93%) WCF
10 18 (13.43%) AngularJS
10 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (11.94%) Ajax
12 16 (11.94%) WPF
13 15 (11.19%) JSON
14 13 (9.70%) HTML5
14 13 (9.70%) WinForms
15 12 (8.96%) XML
16 11 (8.21%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.99%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.75%) Derivative
4 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.75%) Replication
4 1 (0.75%) User Experience
4 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.13%) Windows
2 3 (2.24%) Android
2 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.49%) Linux
3 2 (1.49%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.75%) Unix
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (55.22%) MVC
2 51 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (20.90%) Software Engineering
4 24 (17.91%) Scrum
4 24 (17.91%) TDD
5 22 (16.42%) OO
6 20 (14.93%) E-Commerce
7 16 (11.94%) OOD
7 16 (11.94%) Web Development
8 15 (11.19%) BDD
9 14 (10.45%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.21%) High Availability
11 10 (7.46%) Process Management
12 9 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.97%) Investment Management
13 8 (5.97%) OOP
13 8 (5.97%) SDLC
14 7 (5.22%) ERP
14 7 (5.22%) Multithreading
14 7 (5.22%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (83.58%) C#
2 70 (52.24%) JavaScript
3 50 (37.31%) SQL
4 20 (14.93%) VB.NET
5 14 (10.45%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.21%) Python
7 10 (7.46%) Perl
7 10 (7.46%) Ruby
8 7 (5.22%) C++
9 5 (3.73%) Java
10 3 (2.24%) VB
11 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.49%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.49%) VB6
11 2 (1.49%) VBA
11 2 (1.49%) VBScript
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) HND
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
1 1 (0.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (36.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) SAP
3 5 (3.73%) Oracle
3 5 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.73%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.49%) Capita
4 2 (1.49%) Infor
5 1 (0.75%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.75%) Google
5 1 (0.75%) NICE Systems
5 1 (0.75%) Telerik
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