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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Application Developer
Rank 563 560 513
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -47
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Applications Developer 13 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.031% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.034% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £500 £648
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
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
48562 47237 41574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.41% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29824 27903 23737
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1861 2009 2246
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

.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 2 March 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 -33 13 £350 -17.64% 6
London +9 5 - -
Yorkshire -4 2 £350 -6.66%
West Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Reigate +7 1 £420 -1.17% 1
Surrey -2 1 £420 -1.17% 2
North West -10 1 £313 -
Manchester -12 1 £313 -
South East -22 1 £420 -1.17% 4
South West - 1 £300 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Wiltshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Oxford - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - -
Reading - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Selby - - - -
Slough - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

.NET Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) MVC
4 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) HTML
7 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (37.04%) WCF
9 9 (33.33%) jQuery
10 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) Degree
11 6 (22.22%) TDD
11 6 (22.22%) WPF
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle
11 6 (22.22%) CSS
11 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
12 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
12 5 (18.52%) Project Management
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
13 4 (14.81%) VB6
13 4 (14.81%) Ajax
13 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
13 4 (14.81%) QA
13 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
13 4 (14.81%) OO
13 4 (14.81%) IIS

.NET Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Kentico
3 1 (3.70%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMTP
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) NUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Moq
3 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) WCF
5 9 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
7 6 (22.22%) WPF
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
9 4 (14.81%) Ajax
9 4 (14.81%) J2EE
9 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (11.11%) Fluent NHibernate
11 2 (7.41%) CSS3
11 2 (7.41%) Web Services
11 2 (7.41%) HTML5
11 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
5 4 (14.81%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (7.41%) Android Development
7 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.81%) VB6
5 4 (14.81%) VBScript
5 4 (14.81%) VB
5 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore