The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 567 524 561
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +37
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 19 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.064% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.069% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 12
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£325 £353 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% -17.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
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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
47035 44981 50202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.69% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29019 27254 28786
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1968 2554
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

.NET Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.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 19 August 2014.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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
Yorkshire - 10 £325 - 1
London +25 8 £400 -20.00% 2
South East -8 1 £325 +51.16% 4
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 4
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.NET Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) C#
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
3 25 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 24 (53.33%) MVC
5 22 (48.89%) SQL
6 21 (46.67%) .NET Framework
7 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 16 (35.56%) WinForms
8 15 (33.33%) Oracle
9 14 (31.11%) WCF
10 13 (28.89%) WPF
10 13 (28.89%) CSS
10 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
11 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 12 (26.67%) HTML
11 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (22.22%) LINQ
12 10 (22.22%) jQuery
12 10 (22.22%) Web Services
12 10 (22.22%) Scrum
13 9 (20.00%) OO
13 9 (20.00%) TDD
14 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (17.78%) HTML5
14 8 (17.78%) XML
14 8 (17.78%) Finance
15 7 (15.56%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) CMS
1 4 (8.89%) Umbraco
1 4 (8.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) Couchbase
4 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
1 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.56%) NUnit
3 3 (6.67%) QUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Publishing
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 21 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 16 (35.56%) WinForms
4 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 14 (31.11%) WCF
6 13 (28.89%) WPF
6 13 (28.89%) CSS
7 12 (26.67%) HTML
8 10 (22.22%) Web Services
8 10 (22.22%) LINQ
8 10 (22.22%) jQuery
9 8 (17.78%) HTML5
9 8 (17.78%) XML
10 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (8.89%) REST
11 4 (8.89%) CSS3
11 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
11 4 (8.89%) SOAP
11 4 (8.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Derivative
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) DTV
3 2 (4.44%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Android
2 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (53.33%) MVC
3 10 (22.22%) Scrum
4 9 (20.00%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) TDD
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Content Management
8 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (6.67%) Android Development
9 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.44%) DevOps
9 2 (4.44%) Complex Event Processing
9 2 (4.44%) Web Development
9 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.44%) SOA
9 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Syncfusion
4 3 (6.67%) DevExpress
4 3 (6.67%) Ektron
5 2 (4.44%) StreamBase
5 2 (4.44%) EPiServer
5 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.44%) Metastorm
5 2 (4.44%) ION Trading
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe