The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northamptonshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 26 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 16 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.47% 3.08% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 3.26% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Average daily rate £300 £260 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £247 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £348 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
328 215 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.62% 94.71% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 127 218
Average daily rate £400 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 16
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £15.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
.NET Developer
East Midlands

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -7 7 £269 -13.65% 5
Daventry - 4 £300 -
Kettering - - - -
Towcester - - - - 1
.NET Developer
East Midlands

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (88.89%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 11 (40.74%) MVC
7 9 (33.33%) HTML
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (25.93%) WCF
9 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
10 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 6 (22.22%) CSS
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (18.52%) LINQ
11 5 (18.52%) Ajax
12 4 (14.81%) jQuery
12 4 (14.81%) XML
12 4 (14.81%) HTML5
13 3 (11.11%) IIS
13 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
13 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
13 3 (11.11%) Workflow
13 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
14 2 (7.41%) ION Trading
14 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
14 2 (7.41%) RIA

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) DTS
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Moq
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (25.93%) WCF
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (18.52%) Ajax
7 5 (18.52%) LINQ
8 4 (14.81%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) HTML5
8 4 (14.81%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.41%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (7.41%) CSS3
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (7.41%) WPF
9 2 (7.41%) WF
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) RIA
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 3 (11.11%) Workflow
2 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Content Management
4 1 (3.70%) SEO
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
6 1 (3.70%) VB6
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) ION Trading
2 2 (7.41%) DevExpress