The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Software Developer
Rank 587 550 553
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +3
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 24 33 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.062% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.067% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 14
Average daily rate
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£310 £275 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -14.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London average 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
51961 49585 53705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.02% 92.76% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 31503 29488 30138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2007 2141 2629
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

.NET Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

.NET Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

.NET Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

.NET Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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 -25 22 £300 +9.09% 60
North West -5 8 £325 +12.06% 19
London +14 4 £325 - 5
Preston -3 4 - -
Lancashire -12 4 - - 3
South West -33 3 £300 -50.00% 2
Cheshire +14 2 £325 +44.44% 3
Leeds +5 2 £300 +41.17% 4
West Yorkshire +2 2 £300 +41.17% 8
South East -3 2 - - 12
Yorkshire -5 2 £300 +14.28% 10
West Midlands -17 2 £275 -54.16% 2
Bristol -20 2 £310 - 1
Berkshire - 2 - - 2
Reading - 2 - - 1
Manchester - 2 - - 8
East of England - 2 £348 - 2
Wales - 2 £350 - 2
City of London +35 1 £200 - 1
South Wales - 1 £350 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £295 -
Somerset - 1 £300 -
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
Bath - 1 £300 -
Cambridge - 1 £295 -
Cardiff - 1 £350 - 2
Macclesfield - 1 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Camborne - - - -
Leicester - - - -

.NET Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (83.67%) C#
3 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
4 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
5 21 (42.86%) MVC
6 19 (38.78%) SQL
7 17 (34.69%) HTML
8 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
9 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
10 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 14 (28.57%) jQuery
11 13 (26.53%) CSS
12 12 (24.49%) WPF
13 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (18.37%) Web Services
15 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (16.33%) Scrum
15 8 (16.33%) WinForms
15 8 (16.33%) Degree
15 8 (16.33%) HTML5
16 7 (14.29%) TDD
16 7 (14.29%) Windows
16 7 (14.29%) XML
16 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
17 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
17 6 (12.24%) Ajax
17 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
18 5 (10.20%) WCF

.NET Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) NUnit
4 1 (2.04%) MSTest
General
1 4 (8.16%) Back Office
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Front Office
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
3 17 (34.69%) HTML
4 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
5 14 (28.57%) jQuery
6 13 (26.53%) CSS
7 12 (24.49%) WPF
8 9 (18.37%) Web Services
9 8 (16.33%) WinForms
9 8 (16.33%) HTML5
10 7 (14.29%) XML
11 6 (12.24%) Ajax
12 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
12 5 (10.20%) SOAP
12 5 (10.20%) WCF
13 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (8.16%) REST
13 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (8.16%) Silverlight
13 4 (8.16%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.04%) DTV
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.12%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) MVC
2 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Scrum
4 7 (14.29%) TDD
5 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.20%) OO
7 4 (8.16%) MVVM
8 3 (6.12%) Workflow
9 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.08%) Web Development
9 2 (4.08%) Release Management
10 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.04%) Content Management
10 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.04%) OOD
10 1 (2.04%) SOA
10 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) C#
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.20%) VB
6 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.16%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) PHP
8 2 (4.08%) Java
8 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) MCTS
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Sybase
3 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.04%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
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