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 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Software Developer
Rank 582 571 545
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -26
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 18 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.050% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.054% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 24
Average daily rate
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£323 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £255 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £338 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
51835 49864 44801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32680 30673 25940
Average daily rate £400 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 1967 2098
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.51 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

.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 29 June 2015.

.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 22 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 29 June 2015. 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 -34 18 £323 -0.76% 39
London -9 5 £390 +48.57% 1
South East -22 5 £265 -26.64% 15
West Yorkshire -13 4 £340 +13.33% 2
Yorkshire -22 4 £340 +13.33% 3
City of London -4 3 £450 +125.00%
East Sussex - 3 £300 - 3
East of England -3 2 £315 -2.32% 3
Leeds -22 2 £340 +13.33% 1
Hampshire - 2 £245 - 1
Brighton - 2 £300 - 3
Southampton - 2 £245 -
Wakefield - 2 - -
South West -2 1 £325 +26.21% 5
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £295 -8.52% 1
Cambridge -6 1 £295 - 1
Exeter - 1 £325 -
Northampton - 1 £320 -
Devon - 1 £325 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £320 -
Essex - 1 £335 -
East Midlands - 1 £320 - 1

.NET Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (88.57%) C#
3 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
5 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
5 17 (48.57%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) MVC
7 10 (28.57%) HTML
7 10 (28.57%) CSS
7 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
8 9 (25.71%) jQuery
9 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
9 8 (22.86%) OO
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) WCF
10 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (14.29%) Scrum
12 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
12 5 (14.29%) XML
12 5 (14.29%) OOD
13 4 (11.43%) Web Services
13 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
13 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared

.NET Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) NetAdvantage
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Front Office
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) CSS
3 10 (28.57%) HTML
4 9 (25.71%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (20.00%) WCF
6 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (14.29%) XML
8 4 (11.43%) Web Services
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (8.57%) XSLT
9 3 (8.57%) Ajax
10 2 (5.71%) WPF
11 1 (2.86%) WF
11 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.86%) LINQ
11 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) MVC
2 8 (22.86%) OO
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) OOD
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) UML
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.71%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.71%) Memory Management
6 1 (2.86%) BDD
6 1 (2.86%) SDLC
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile First
6 1 (2.86%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) VBScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Infragistics
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