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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Application Developer
Rank 569 538 510
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -28
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Applications Developer 9 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.039% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.042% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +5.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £500 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £378
% change year-on-year
- +12.58%
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
46883 45043 41451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.47% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26911 23492
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1817 2004 2424
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

.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 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 23 January 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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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 -34 9 £325 -23.52% 13
London +3 7 £325 -35.00% 2
City of London +8 2 £350 -30.00% 1
South West - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Leeds - 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - - 4
Wiltshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - - 2
Cardiff - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - - 5
South Wales - - - -
Newport - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Selby - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Woking - - - -
York - - - -

.NET Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) C#
3 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (64.00%) MVC
5 14 (56.00%) HTML
6 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (52.00%) WCF
7 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (36.00%) jQuery
9 8 (32.00%) WPF
9 8 (32.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (28.00%) CSS
10 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
10 7 (28.00%) Oracle
10 7 (28.00%) IIS
10 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
10 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (24.00%) OO
11 6 (24.00%) J2EE
11 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
11 6 (24.00%) VBScript
11 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (24.00%) QA
11 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (24.00%) Project Management

.NET Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Kentico
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) S/MIME
1 1 (4.00%) SMTP
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Moq
3 2 (8.00%) NUnit
4 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.00%) StyleCop
4 1 (4.00%) MSTest
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) WCF
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) WPF
7 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (24.00%) J2EE
8 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 3 (12.00%) Ajax
10 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (8.00%) Fluent NHibernate
11 2 (8.00%) CSS3
11 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (8.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) IPTV
4 1 (4.00%) W3C
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) OO
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Android Development
5 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
6 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (24.00%) VBScript
6 4 (16.00%) VB
6 4 (16.00%) VB6
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
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