The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 21 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 22 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.05% 1.26% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.46% 1.32% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 4
Median daily rate £300 £442 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.04% +54.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £228 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £523 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
.NET Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
295 529 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.55% 94.97% 86.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 386 223
Median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 28
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.95 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% +58.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £42.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Lancashire region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Preston - 6 £320 - 1
Chorley - 5 £250 - 2
Fleetwood - 2 £300 -
Carnforth - 1 £350 -
Lancaster - 1 £300 -
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, .NET Developer 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 Lancashire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (68.75%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
5 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
5 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (34.38%) WinForms
6 11 (34.38%) VB.NET
7 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
7 10 (31.25%) VB
7 10 (31.25%) MVC
7 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
8 9 (28.13%) XML
9 8 (25.00%) XSD
9 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 8 (25.00%) CSS
9 8 (25.00%) VB6
10 7 (21.88%) HTML5
11 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
13 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 4 (12.50%) iPad
13 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (12.50%) Web Development

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (9.38%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.13%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 4 (12.50%) Rational Robot
4 3 (9.38%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) NUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 11 (34.38%) WinForms
5 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
6 9 (28.13%) XML
7 8 (25.00%) CSS
7 8 (25.00%) XSD
8 7 (21.88%) HTML5
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 4 (12.50%) SOAP
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) WPF
10 4 (12.50%) XSL
10 4 (12.50%) XSLT
11 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (9.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) Web Development
4 3 (9.38%) ERP
4 3 (9.38%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) SOLID
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Network Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Process Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 11 (34.38%) VB.NET
5 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 10 (31.25%) VB
6 8 (25.00%) VB6
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Telerik
4 1 (3.13%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.13%) Perforce
4 1 (3.13%) SAP