The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Application Developer
Rank 592 574 565
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Applications Developer 19 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.035% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.038% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 14
Average daily rate
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£315 £225 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £223 £250
% change year-on-year
+41.57% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52742 50614 47223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.51% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33530 30755 27618
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 2005 2147
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

.NET Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Applications Developer within the UK.

.NET Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Applications Developer within the UK.

.NET Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Applications Developer
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 19 £315 +40.00% 9
South East -15 5 £425 +66.66% 3
Yorkshire -22 5 £300 - 1
Surrey +6 4 £425 +88.88%
London -3 4 £325 +8.33% 1
Reigate - 4 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £300 - 1
South West - 4 £315 - 1
Leeds - 4 £300 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £315 -
Gloucester - 2 £315 -
Cheltenham - 1 £315 -
Manchester - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1

.NET Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (80.00%) C#
3 32 (71.11%) MVC
4 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 23 (51.11%) WCF
6 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
7 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
7 17 (37.78%) SQL
8 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
9 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
10 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
11 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
11 12 (26.67%) HTML
12 11 (24.44%) CSS
13 10 (22.22%) TDD
13 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 9 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (17.78%) N-Tier
15 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (17.78%) Umbraco
15 8 (17.78%) Web Development
15 8 (17.78%) jQuery
16 7 (15.56%) WPF
16 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (15.56%) EPiServer
16 7 (15.56%) Web Services
16 7 (15.56%) CMS

.NET Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (17.78%) Umbraco
3 7 (15.56%) CMS
4 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.89%) IIS
4 4 (8.89%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (2.22%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) Rational Rose
4 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.22%) StyleCop
6 1 (2.22%) MSTest
6 1 (2.22%) Moq
6 1 (2.22%) NUnit
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (51.11%) WCF
3 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
4 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (26.67%) HTML
7 11 (24.44%) CSS
8 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (17.78%) jQuery
10 7 (15.56%) Web Services
10 7 (15.56%) WPF
11 5 (11.11%) NHibernate
11 5 (11.11%) WinForms
11 5 (11.11%) Spring
11 5 (11.11%) XML
11 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (8.89%) RESTful
12 4 (8.89%) Entity Framework
13 2 (4.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) MVC
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 10 (22.22%) TDD
5 8 (17.78%) Web Development
6 6 (13.33%) OO
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 6 (13.33%) SDLC
7 5 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
8 4 (8.89%) System Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (8.89%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (8.89%) UML
8 4 (8.89%) CRM
8 4 (8.89%) OOD
8 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.89%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
2 17 (37.78%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) EPiServer
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin