The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicestershire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 19 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 24 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.05% 10.28% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.48% 11.02% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 4
Average daily rate
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£265 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £303 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
283 236 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.97% 93.28% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 110 69
Average daily rate £300 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 24 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
.NET Developer
East Midlands

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
Leicester -13 12 £275 +48.64% 4
Loughborough - 3 - -
Lutterworth - - - - 1
Market Harborough - - - - 2
Melton Mowbray - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - - 1
.NET Developer
East Midlands

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (80.88%) C#
3 45 (66.18%) ASP.NET
4 41 (60.29%) SQL Server
5 33 (48.53%) MVC
6 31 (45.59%) CSS
6 31 (45.59%) HTML
7 28 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 23 (33.82%) jQuery
9 22 (32.35%) VB.NET
10 21 (30.88%) SQL
11 18 (26.47%) HTML5
12 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (22.06%) CSS3
14 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
15 11 (16.18%) Scrum
15 11 (16.18%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (11.76%) NUnit
17 8 (11.76%) WCF
17 8 (11.76%) IIS
17 8 (11.76%) Web Services
18 7 (10.29%) Windows
18 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
18 7 (10.29%) Moq
19 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 6 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
19 6 (8.82%) StructureMap
19 6 (8.82%) NHibernate

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) DNN
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Intranet
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (60.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) NUnit
2 7 (10.29%) Moq
3 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (66.18%) ASP.NET
3 31 (45.59%) CSS
3 31 (45.59%) HTML
4 23 (33.82%) jQuery
5 18 (26.47%) HTML5
6 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (22.06%) CSS3
8 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
9 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (11.76%) WCF
10 8 (11.76%) Web Services
11 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (8.82%) NHibernate
11 6 (8.82%) StructureMap
12 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (5.88%) WPF
12 4 (5.88%) Ajax
13 3 (4.41%) XML
14 2 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.47%) EPoS
2 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) MVC
2 11 (16.18%) Scrum
2 11 (16.18%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
3 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.35%) TDD
5 3 (4.41%) Web Design
6 2 (2.94%) Logistics
6 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.47%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.47%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.47%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.47%) MVVM
7 1 (1.47%) BDD
7 1 (1.47%) OO
7 1 (1.47%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (1.47%) SOA
7 1 (1.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (80.88%) C#
2 28 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 22 (32.35%) VB.NET
4 21 (30.88%) SQL
5 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.88%) VB
7 3 (4.41%) VB6
8 1 (1.47%) C
8 1 (1.47%) XAML
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Telerik