The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Programmer
Rank 587 546 564
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +18
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 25 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.076% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.082% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 22
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£325 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £159 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £400 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £240 £313
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.00

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.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 19 September 2014.

.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 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 Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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 -27 22 £325 +1.56% 10
London +5 9 £375 -6.25% 3
South East +4 7 £300 -7.69% 3
Oxfordshire - 4 £300 - 1
City of London +28 3 £375 +7.14% 1
Scotland - 3 £338 - 2
Edinburgh - 3 £338 - 2
South West -44 2 £300 -1.63%
Berkshire +6 1 £363 +11.53% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £425 +13.33%
Surrey -5 1 - -
North West -5 1 - -
Wiltshire -9 1 - -
West Midlands -25 1 £225 +45.16% 1
East of England - 1 £325 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Sunderland - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £300 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £425 -
Nantwich - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Ormskirk - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - - 1
Pinner - - - -
Reading - - - - 1

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (84.48%) C#
3 35 (60.34%) SQL Server
4 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
5 29 (50.00%) SQL
6 28 (48.28%) MVC
7 25 (43.10%) WCF
8 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
9 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (34.48%) HTML
11 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
12 17 (29.31%) CSS
13 15 (25.86%) Web Services
14 14 (24.14%) jQuery
15 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (20.69%) TDD
15 12 (20.69%) Finance
16 11 (18.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (17.24%) Scrum
17 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
18 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
18 9 (15.52%) Windows
18 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
18 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
19 8 (13.79%) XML
20 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
20 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
20 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.17%) IIS
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) Kentico
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.72%) Pivotal CRM
3 1 (1.72%) Line 500
3 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (60.34%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.90%) QlikView
6 4 (6.90%) Data Mining
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.17%) Couchbase
8 2 (3.45%) Big Data
8 2 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (3.45%) Neo4j
8 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.45%) MySQL
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.17%) NUnit
4 3 (5.17%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (3.45%) Subversion
6 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 25 (43.10%) WCF
4 20 (34.48%) HTML
5 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (29.31%) .NET Framework
6 17 (29.31%) CSS
7 15 (25.86%) Web Services
8 14 (24.14%) jQuery
9 11 (18.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (13.79%) XML
11 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (10.34%) REST
12 6 (10.34%) WPF
12 6 (10.34%) HTML5
12 6 (10.34%) LINQ
13 5 (8.62%) CSS3
14 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.17%) GIS
3 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) DTV
3 2 (3.45%) W3C
4 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.72%) FMCG
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) MVC
2 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) TDD
4 10 (17.24%) Scrum
4 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.34%) Workflow
5 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.34%) ETL
6 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.62%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.62%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) CRM
8 3 (5.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (84.48%) C#
2 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.90%) VB6
6 4 (6.90%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) F#
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
7 2 (3.45%) XAML
7 2 (3.45%) VBScript
7 2 (3.45%) Java
8 1 (1.72%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.72%) VC++
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Twitter
3 2 (3.45%) Facebook
3 2 (3.45%) DevExpress
3 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.45%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.45%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.72%) Sage
4 1 (1.72%) Telerik
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Rate: 325-400 Per Day
Posted: 25 days ago