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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Designer
Rank 397 383 367
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Designer 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.005% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.005% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£600 £238 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+152.63% -45.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £369 £379
% change year-on-year
- -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
.NET Designer
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
19643 20190 18456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.91% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13788 13644 12573
Average daily rate £446 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 387 425
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

.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 27 February 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) DTS
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) WF
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) RAD
4 1 (25.00%) RUP

.NET Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) DTS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) WF
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft