The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had .NET Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Designer
Rank 640 640 613
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Designer 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.009% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Median daily rate £563 £415 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.54% +22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £405 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £415 £338
% change year-on-year
+35.54% +22.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

.NET Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Designer
Daily Rate Trend

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

.NET Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

.NET Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

.NET Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

.NET Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Designer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +11 6 £563 +35.54% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £569 -
East of England - 4 £569 -
Luton - 2 - -
East Midlands +11 1 - -
Nottingham +1 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +1 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £325 -
North West - 1 £325 -

.NET Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, .NET Designer 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 Designer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) SOAP
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) SOA
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) REST
6 6 (42.86%) User Stories
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (42.86%) Microservices
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (35.71%) jQuery
7 5 (35.71%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
8 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 4 (28.57%) HTML5
8 4 (28.57%) MVVM
8 4 (28.57%) Selenium

.NET Designer 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 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Jasmine
1 4 (28.57%) NCrunch
1 4 (28.57%) NSubstitute
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (42.86%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Caliburn.Micro
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) Kendo UI
5 4 (28.57%) LINQ
5 4 (28.57%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) WPF
6 3 (21.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Microservices
3 6 (42.86%) User Stories
4 5 (35.71%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) MVVM
5 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 4 (28.57%) SOLID
6 3 (21.43%) AOP
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle