The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 31 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 33 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.67% 5.71% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% 5.94% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 27
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £416 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -5.79%
.NET Developer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
671 758 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.91% 96.19% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 391 361
Average daily rate £360 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (88.52%) C#
3 37 (60.66%) MVC
3 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
4 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
5 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
6 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (42.62%) WCF
6 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
8 17 (27.87%) TDD
9 16 (26.23%) HTML
10 15 (24.59%) SQL
10 15 (24.59%) Web Services
11 14 (22.95%) Finance
12 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
14 11 (18.03%) jQuery
15 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
15 10 (16.39%) WPF
15 10 (16.39%) MVVM
15 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
15 10 (16.39%) Scrum
16 9 (14.75%) Banking
16 9 (14.75%) CSS
17 8 (13.11%) OO
17 8 (13.11%) BDD
17 8 (13.11%) Entity Framework
18 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
18 7 (11.48%) Oracle

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (8.20%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.92%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) Kentico
4 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Moq
2 3 (4.92%) NUnit
2 3 (4.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (3.28%) MSTest
3 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
3 26 (42.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (42.62%) WCF
4 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
5 16 (26.23%) HTML
6 15 (24.59%) Web Services
7 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
9 11 (18.03%) jQuery
10 10 (16.39%) WPF
11 9 (14.75%) CSS
12 8 (13.11%) Entity Framework
13 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (9.84%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (9.84%) XML
14 5 (8.20%) SOAP
15 3 (4.92%) NHibernate
16 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 2 (3.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) MVC
2 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.87%) TDD
4 10 (16.39%) MVVM
4 10 (16.39%) Scrum
4 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
5 8 (13.11%) BDD
5 8 (13.11%) OO
6 4 (6.56%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (6.56%) Web Development
7 3 (4.92%) API Design
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.92%) SOLID
8 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.28%) OOD
8 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) C#
2 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.59%) SQL
4 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.28%) VB
5 2 (3.28%) XAML
6 1 (1.64%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) Java
6 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) EPiServer