The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 18 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 20 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.76% 2.57% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.17% 2.76% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 2
Median daily rate £370 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +11.59%
.NET Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
279 326 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.26% 93.14% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 157 158
Median daily rate £373 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £191 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 15
Median hourly rate £22.92 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.79% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Merseyside region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +16 15 £370 -4.51% 8
Southport - 1 £400 - 1
.NET Developer
North West

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) C#
3 24 (75.00%) MVC
4 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
5 17 (53.13%) SQL
5 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
9 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
9 9 (28.13%) Web Services
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
10 7 (21.88%) CMS
10 7 (21.88%) Scrum
10 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
11 6 (18.75%) CSS
11 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
12 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (15.63%) EPiServer
12 5 (15.63%) Finance
12 5 (15.63%) XML
12 5 (15.63%) VB
13 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
13 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.50%) TDD
13 4 (12.50%) VB6
13 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
13 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (6.25%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.13%) DNN
4 1 (3.13%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Kentico
4 1 (3.13%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.25%) RavenDB
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.13%) Grunt
3 1 (3.13%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.13%) NuGet
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
3 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (31.25%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
5 9 (28.13%) Web Services
6 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 6 (18.75%) CSS
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (15.63%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (9.38%) CSS3
9 3 (9.38%) HTML5
9 3 (9.38%) jQuery
9 3 (9.38%) JSON
9 3 (9.38%) SOAP
9 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.38%) WCF
10 2 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Fintech
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Blog
2 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.13%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) MVC
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 3 (9.38%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Content Management
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) OWASP
6 2 (6.25%) SOLID
6 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.13%) Kanban
7 1 (3.13%) Logistics
7 1 (3.13%) Records Management
7 1 (3.13%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.63%) VB
6 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.50%) VB6
7 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCAD
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSD
2 1 (3.13%) MCTS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) EPiServer
3 3 (9.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.25%) Ektron
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Alterian