The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had .NET Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Application Developer
Rank 616 585 598
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Applications Developer 31 55 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.099% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.10% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 20
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £372 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

.NET Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured .NET Applications Developer in the job title.

.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 3 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -44 31 £400 +18.51% 13
London -32 8 £400 +14.28% 2
South East +1 7 £413 +13.01% 4
East Midlands +7 3 £405 +62.00% 2
West Yorkshire 0 3 £350 +3.70% 1
South West -5 3 £400 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -9 3 £350 +8.52% 2
Tyne and Wear -34 3 £331 -5.35%
North East -36 3 £331 -5.35%
Northamptonshire - 3 £405 -
Kent - 3 £413 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £413 -
Northampton - 3 £405 -
Bradford +14 2 £350 +3.70% 1
East of England +5 2 £400 - 1
North West -5 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 2 £331 -5.35%
Bristol - 2 £388 -
Hampshire - 2 £388 - 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
Chester - 2 - -
City of London +33 1 £400 +6.66%
Taunton +25 1 £475 +58.33%
Somerset +8 1 £475 +58.33%
Leeds -9 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £400 -
Wokingham - 1 £450 - 1
Peterborough - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £450 - 1

.NET Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, .NET Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring .NET Applications Developer in the job title.

1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (72.46%) SQL Server
3 48 (69.57%) C#
4 39 (56.52%) SQL
5 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET
6 29 (42.03%) MVC
7 27 (39.13%) HTML
8 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
9 23 (33.33%) Windows
9 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (30.43%) WCF
11 21 (30.43%) Finance
12 20 (28.99%) CSS
12 20 (28.99%) .NET Framework
13 18 (26.09%) Visual Studio
13 18 (26.09%) jQuery
14 17 (24.64%) VB.NET
14 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (20.29%) Web Services
16 13 (18.84%) T-SQL
17 12 (17.39%) XML
17 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
17 12 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (15.94%) HTML5
18 11 (15.94%) VB
19 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2012
19 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET Web API
20 9 (13.04%) REST
20 9 (13.04%) WPF

.NET Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.25%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.90%) CMS
4 2 (2.90%) Node.js
5 1 (1.45%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (72.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.35%) MS Access
5 3 (4.35%) SSDT
6 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.45%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.25%) NUnit
4 3 (4.35%) MSTest
5 2 (2.90%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.45%) Bower
6 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.45%) Grunt
6 1 (1.45%) Hudson
6 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) Moq
6 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.45%) Subversion
6 1 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Law
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET
3 27 (39.13%) HTML
4 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (30.43%) WCF
6 20 (28.99%) .NET Framework
6 20 (28.99%) CSS
7 18 (26.09%) jQuery
8 14 (20.29%) Web Services
9 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
9 12 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (17.39%) XML
10 11 (15.94%) HTML5
11 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (13.04%) REST
12 9 (13.04%) WPF
13 7 (10.14%) Entity Framework
13 7 (10.14%) WinForms
14 4 (5.80%) Ajax
14 4 (5.80%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.80%) User Experience
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) iPad
5 2 (2.90%) iPhone
6 1 (1.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.90%) Android
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) MVC
2 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.04%) TDD
4 8 (11.59%) Scrum
4 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
4 8 (11.59%) Web Development
5 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.14%) SDLC
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.70%) Web Application Development
7 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.80%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (5.80%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (5.80%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) MVVM
8 4 (5.80%) OOD
8 4 (5.80%) UML
9 3 (4.35%) BDD
9 3 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (69.57%) C#
2 39 (56.52%) SQL
3 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (24.64%) VB.NET
5 13 (18.84%) T-SQL
6 11 (15.94%) VB
7 4 (5.80%) Java
7 4 (5.80%) VB6
7 4 (5.80%) VBScript
8 2 (2.90%) C
8 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.90%) VBA
8 2 (2.90%) XAML
8 2 (2.90%) XPath
9 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Degree
1 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) HP
3 2 (2.90%) iManage
3 2 (2.90%) Sybase
4 1 (1.45%) Xamarin