The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 18 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 7 8 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 4.38% 5.30% 20.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 5.41% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
.NET Developer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 148 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 93.75% 98.01% 88.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 70 57
Average daily rate £318 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.41% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £222 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region that cited .NET 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 Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) MVC
5 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
5 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
6 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
7 8 (47.06%) WCF
7 8 (47.06%) SQL
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
10 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (29.41%) jQuery
11 4 (23.53%) WPF
11 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (23.53%) HTML5
11 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 4 (23.53%) CSS3
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (23.53%) WinForms
11 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
11 4 (23.53%) Web Services
11 4 (23.53%) Windows
12 3 (17.65%) VB
12 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
12 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (11.76%) REST

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region that cited .NET 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) CouchDB
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) CSS
4 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
5 8 (47.06%) WCF
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) CSS3
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 4 (23.53%) WPF
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) WinForms
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (11.76%) XML
9 2 (11.76%) REST
10 1 (5.88%) JSON
10 1 (5.88%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (17.65%) VB
6 2 (11.76%) VBA
7 1 (5.88%) VB6
7 1 (5.88%) Scala
7 1 (5.88%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft