The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 24 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 15 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.38% 16.93% 8.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 18.53% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 9
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£275 £250 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £355 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
.NET Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
261 286 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 93.55% 91.37% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 126 101
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 35 55
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

.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
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 19 September 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 -14 8 £298 +29.34% 3
Lutterworth - - - - 2
Market Harborough - - - - 1
Melton Mowbray - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
.NET Developer
East Midlands

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (89.80%) C#
3 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
3 29 (59.18%) ASP.NET
4 27 (55.10%) HTML
5 26 (53.06%) CSS
6 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
6 22 (44.90%) MVC
7 18 (36.73%) jQuery
8 17 (34.69%) SQL
9 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (26.53%) HTML5
11 12 (24.49%) VB.NET
12 10 (20.41%) CSS3
13 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (16.33%) WCF
14 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.29%) Web Services
14 7 (14.29%) Scrum
15 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
15 6 (12.24%) Ajax
15 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (10.20%) Moq
16 5 (10.20%) NUnit
16 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
16 5 (10.20%) Windows
17 4 (8.16%) IIS
17 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) DNN
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Intranet
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Moq
1 5 (10.20%) NUnit
2 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.04%) Selenium
3 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (59.18%) ASP.NET
3 27 (55.10%) HTML
4 26 (53.06%) CSS
5 18 (36.73%) jQuery
6 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (26.53%) HTML5
7 10 (20.41%) CSS3
8 8 (16.33%) WCF
9 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 7 (14.29%) Web Services
10 6 (12.24%) Ajax
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (8.16%) NHibernate
12 4 (8.16%) WPF
12 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (8.16%) StructureMap
13 2 (4.08%) XML
13 2 (4.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) MVC
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Scrum
4 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.08%) OO
6 2 (4.08%) Logistics
6 2 (4.08%) TDD
7 1 (2.04%) MVVM
7 1 (2.04%) Line Management
7 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.04%) Web Design
7 1 (2.04%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (2.04%) Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) C#
2 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.69%) SQL
4 12 (24.49%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.12%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) VB6
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Telerik