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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Application Developer
Rank 590 579 547
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -32
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Applications Developer 36 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.064% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.067% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 26
Average daily rate £350 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £296 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £396 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £302 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.61% -7.07%
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
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

.NET Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 33 £350 +12.00% 19
London +2 10 £350 - 4
South East +24 9 £375 +4.16% 1
North West -15 4 £325 +5.43% 1
East of England +4 3 £200 -33.33% 2
Surrey -6 3 £325 -22.61%
East Midlands -13 3 £378 +11.85% 3
Manchester -14 3 £338 +9.48%
Northampton +12 2 £378 +11.85% 1
Northamptonshire +10 2 £378 +11.85% 1
Scotland -3 2 £325 +8.33% 3
Leeds -10 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -10 2 - - 1
North East -18 2 £338 +8.00%
Yorkshire -21 2 - - 4
Tyne and Wear -27 2 £338 +8.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 2 £338 -3.57%
Berkshire - 2 £475 -
Salford - 2 £338 -
Reading - 2 £475 -
Brentwood - 2 £200 -
Essex - 2 £200 -
Reigate -2 1 £425 +1.19%
Wales -13 1 £375 -
Edinburgh -14 1 £325 +8.33%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £375 -
Cardiff - 1 £375 -
Chichester - 1 £325 -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1

.NET Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (73.53%) SQL Server
3 44 (64.71%) C#
4 34 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 30 (44.12%) SQL
6 26 (38.24%) HTML
7 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
7 22 (32.35%) AngularJS
8 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
9 20 (29.41%) MVC
10 19 (27.94%) Finance
11 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (26.47%) Windows
11 18 (26.47%) jQuery
12 17 (25.00%) CSS
13 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (20.59%) TDD
15 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
15 13 (19.12%) VB.NET
15 13 (19.12%) WCF
16 12 (17.65%) Web Application Development
16 12 (17.65%) Oracle
16 12 (17.65%) Web Services
17 11 (16.18%) Ajax
18 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
19 9 (13.24%) XML
19 9 (13.24%) IIS
20 8 (11.76%) Java

.NET Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (13.24%) IIS
2 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.47%) CMS
5 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Office
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) DNS
2 2 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.41%) MS Access
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.47%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.88%) NUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.47%) Bower
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.47%) Grunt
4 1 (1.47%) Hudson
4 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.47%) Moq
4 1 (1.47%) MSTest
4 1 (1.47%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.47%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Xcode
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Local Government
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (38.24%) HTML
4 22 (32.35%) AngularJS
5 18 (26.47%) jQuery
6 17 (25.00%) CSS
7 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
9 13 (19.12%) WCF
10 12 (17.65%) Web Services
11 11 (16.18%) Ajax
12 9 (13.24%) XML
13 8 (11.76%) HTML5
14 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (10.29%) NHibernate
15 6 (8.82%) RESTful
15 6 (8.82%) Spring
16 5 (7.35%) WinForms
17 4 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.94%) iPad
2 2 (2.94%) iPhone
2 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) NHS
3 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) MVC
2 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.59%) TDD
4 12 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.76%) Scrum
7 7 (10.29%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (10.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.82%) OO
8 6 (8.82%) SDLC
9 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.88%) Web Development
10 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.41%) Migration
10 3 (4.41%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) C#
2 30 (44.12%) SQL
3 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.12%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.76%) Java
5 8 (11.76%) VB
6 4 (5.88%) VB6
6 4 (5.88%) VBScript
7 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.94%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.94%) VBA
8 2 (2.94%) XPath
9 1 (1.47%) C
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) WMI
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) HP
3 2 (2.94%) iManage
4 1 (1.47%) Splunk
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