The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had .NET Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 573 598 605
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 22 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.041% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.044% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 11
Median daily rate £356 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £636 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +20.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +20.48%
.NET Software Engineer
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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

.NET Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

.NET Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 8 - - 2
London +3 5 £525 -8.69% 6
East Midlands - 4 £338 - 2
South East +24 2 £400 -5.32% 5
South West +10 1 - - 3
East of England +5 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £335 - 1
North East - 1 £290 - 2
.NET Software Engineer
UK

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, .NET Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) C#
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
1 48 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (68.75%) SQL
4 30 (62.50%) Visual Studio
5 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 22 (45.83%) .NET Framework
7 19 (39.58%) Degree
7 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
7 19 (39.58%) Waterfall
8 17 (35.42%) Computer Science
8 17 (35.42%) V-Model
8 17 (35.42%) UML
8 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
9 13 (27.08%) WCF
9 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
9 13 (27.08%) HTML
9 13 (27.08%) MVC
10 12 (25.00%) XML
11 11 (22.92%) CSS
12 10 (20.83%) jQuery
12 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
14 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 8 (16.67%) TDD
14 8 (16.67%) SOAP
14 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (14.58%) NServiceBus

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.58%) NServiceBus
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Broadband
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.08%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.33%) JIRA
3 4 (8.33%) NUnit
4 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.17%) Subversion
5 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.08%) Grunt
6 1 (2.08%) gulp
6 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.08%) Moq
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Front Office
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) .NET Framework
3 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
3 13 (27.08%) HTML
3 13 (27.08%) WCF
4 12 (25.00%) XML
5 11 (22.92%) CSS
6 10 (20.83%) jQuery
7 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (16.67%) SOAP
8 7 (14.58%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (14.58%) StructureMap
9 6 (12.50%) REST
9 6 (12.50%) Web Services
10 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (10.42%) JSON
11 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.33%) WPF
12 3 (6.25%) RESTful
13 2 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.08%) Derivative
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.08%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) Waterfall
4 17 (35.42%) UML
4 17 (35.42%) V-Model
5 13 (27.08%) MVC
6 8 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (6.25%) High Availability
9 3 (6.25%) Logistics
9 3 (6.25%) MVVM
9 3 (6.25%) OO
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) SOLID
10 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.17%) SOA
10 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (68.75%) SQL
3 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) Haskell
7 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.25%) TickIT
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.08%) CA
4 1 (2.08%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.08%) Syncfusion
4 1 (2.08%) Xamarin