The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Designer
Rank 415 420 387
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Designer 2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.024% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.026% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Average daily rate
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£340 £375 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% -21.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £310 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.90% -31.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21620 23101 21047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.28% 93.19% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15578 15961 14010
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 386 534
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

.NET Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

.NET Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Designer 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 Designer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 16 (88.89%) WCF
4 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 14 (77.78%) C#
6 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (55.56%) SQL
7 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
8 9 (50.00%) DTS
8 9 (50.00%) LINQ
9 8 (44.44%) Retail
9 8 (44.44%) Data Transformation
10 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (38.89%) IBM Mainframe
10 7 (38.89%) IBM
10 7 (38.89%) Mainframe
11 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 6 (33.33%) ReSharper
11 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
12 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (22.22%) WPF
13 3 (16.67%) MVC
13 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
13 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 2 (11.11%) Web Services
14 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services

.NET Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Designer 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (50.00%) DTS
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) WCF
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) LINQ
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (38.89%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (38.89%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Data Transformation
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) VB6
5 1 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) IBM