The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Designer 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Designer
Rank 596 546 575
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +29
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Designer 7 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.013% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Average daily rate £388 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £454 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £438 £315
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

.NET Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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 16 April 2014.

.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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 7 £388 -3.12% 1
London -37 4 £425 +6.25% 1
City of London -9 2 £488 +39.28%

.NET Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Designer 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 Designer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) WCF
7 4 (22.22%) IIS
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) UML
8 3 (16.67%) SOA
8 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Back Office
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) XML Messaging
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) jQuery
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (11.11%) WiX
9 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation

.NET Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Designer 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) DTS
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) WiX
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 2 (11.11%) MSI
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) WCF
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 3 (16.67%) XML Messaging
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (11.11%) WF
6 2 (11.11%) LINQ
6 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
7 1 (5.56%) WinForms
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) UML
2 3 (16.67%) SOA
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) F#
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.56%) Lotus
4 1 (5.56%) CODA
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