The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had .NET Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Programmer
Rank 646 598 571
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -27
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 10 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.053% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.056% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 39
Median daily rate £363 £281 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £337 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £288 £313
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.00%
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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Programmer
Daily Rate Trend

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

.NET Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

.NET Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

.NET Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

.NET Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Programmer
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -38 10 £363 +28.88% 22
London -11 6 £394 +43.18% 8
South East -18 2 £338 +5.46% 6
Surrey - 2 £338 - 1
City of London +35 1 £350 -3.44% 1
South West -8 1 £375 +38.88%
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
North East - 1 £325 -
Hammersmith - 1 £325 -
Horley - 1 £375 -
Salisbury - 1 £375 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £325 -

.NET Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) C#
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) MVC
5 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.00%) CSS
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (16.00%) HTML5
10 4 (16.00%) WPF
10 4 (16.00%) TDD
10 4 (16.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) XML
10 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.00%) OO
11 3 (12.00%) VB
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle
11 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
11 3 (12.00%) jQuery
11 3 (12.00%) Ajax
11 3 (12.00%) Web Development
11 3 (12.00%) Degree
11 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
11 3 (12.00%) AngularJS

.NET Programmer 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) HTML5
5 4 (16.00%) Web Services
5 4 (16.00%) WPF
5 4 (16.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) Ajax
6 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.00%) jQuery
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) JSON
7 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) MVC
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.00%) VB
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) iManage
4 1 (4.00%) Reuters
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