The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had .NET Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Software Developer
UK
Rank 517 537 566
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +29
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 79 81 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 47 42
Median daily rate £325 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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
42939 48575 49622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27981 31258 30651
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1563 1629 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

.NET Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.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 20 February 2017.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

.NET Software Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

.NET Software Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +47 75 £325 - 116
South East +35 25 £325 +1.56% 30
South West +17 17 £275 -26.66% 11
London -6 10 £370 -1.33% 10
Devon - 9 £220 - 2
Hampshire +13 8 £288 -10.15% 8
East of England +2 7 £413 +32.00% 7
Oxfordshire - 7 £350 - 5
Berkshire - 6 £325 - 4
Yorkshire +7 5 £325 +2.36% 14
North East -15 5 £340 +6.25% 7
Plymouth - 5 £220 -
Maidenhead - 5 £325 -
East Midlands +4 4 - - 8
Bristol -4 4 £353 -6.00% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 4 £345 +7.81% 3
Tyne and Wear -14 4 £345 +7.81% 4
Nottingham - 4 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 3
Oxford - 4 £365 - 2
Exeter - 4 £275 - 2
Leeds +3 3 £381 +19.14% 7
West Yorkshire +2 3 £381 +19.14% 13
Hertfordshire -1 3 £450 +38.46% 3
Cardiff +15 2 £183 -55.42%
South Wales +13 2 £183 -55.42%
North West +9 2 - - 22
Wales +5 2 £183 -55.42% 2
Manchester +5 2 - - 9
East Yorkshire - 2 £275 -

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, .NET Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 163 (100.00%) .NET
2 146 (89.57%) C#
3 96 (58.90%) ASP.NET
4 94 (57.67%) MVC
5 90 (55.21%) JavaScript
6 83 (50.92%) SQL
7 74 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (43.56%) SQL Server
9 65 (39.88%) HTML
10 63 (38.65%) Microsoft
11 62 (38.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (33.74%) CSS
13 49 (30.06%) jQuery
14 44 (26.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 44 (26.99%) AngularJS
15 42 (25.77%) .NET Framework
16 38 (23.31%) Web Services
17 35 (21.47%) Scrum
18 34 (20.86%) WCF
19 33 (20.25%) TDD
20 28 (17.18%) Finance
21 27 (16.56%) SOAP
21 27 (16.56%) REST
22 26 (15.95%) Visual Studio
23 25 (15.34%) XML
23 25 (15.34%) Oracle
24 24 (14.72%) WPF
24 24 (14.72%) Entity Framework
25 22 (13.50%) Team Foundation Server
26 21 (12.88%) Business Intelligence

.NET Software Developer 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 5 (3.07%) IIS
2 4 (2.45%) CMS
3 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.23%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.23%) GeoServer
4 2 (1.23%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) Documentum
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.61%) SAS
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.68%) PaaS
3 5 (3.07%) IaaS
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.84%) Data Lake Analytics
5 3 (1.84%) SaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) Firewall
1 2 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (0.61%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.61%) PBX
2 1 (0.61%) SSL
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (43.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (9.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (9.20%) Oracle Database
5 12 (7.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.68%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.84%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.84%) MS Access
10 3 (1.84%) Power BI
10 3 (1.84%) QlikView
10 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (15.95%) Visual Studio
2 22 (13.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.29%) NUnit
4 6 (3.68%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.68%) MSTest
5 5 (3.07%) Selenium
6 4 (2.45%) Grunt
7 3 (1.84%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.84%) JIRA
7 3 (1.84%) Protractor
7 3 (1.84%) Rational Robot
8 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.23%) JMeter
8 2 (1.23%) Moq
8 2 (1.23%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.61%) git-flow
9 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (17.18%) Finance
2 14 (8.59%) Manufacturing
3 12 (7.36%) Electronics
3 12 (7.36%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.13%) Marketing
5 4 (2.45%) Back Office
5 4 (2.45%) Legal
6 3 (1.84%) Advertising
6 3 (1.84%) Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Front Office
7 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.61%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (58.90%) ASP.NET
3 65 (39.88%) HTML
4 62 (38.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 55 (33.74%) CSS
6 49 (30.06%) jQuery
7 44 (26.99%) AngularJS
7 44 (26.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (25.77%) .NET Framework
9 38 (23.31%) Web Services
10 34 (20.86%) WCF
11 27 (16.56%) REST
11 27 (16.56%) SOAP
12 25 (15.34%) XML
13 24 (14.72%) Entity Framework
13 24 (14.72%) WPF
14 16 (9.82%) JSON
15 13 (7.98%) XSLT
16 12 (7.36%) HTML5
16 12 (7.36%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (3.07%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.45%) Algorithms
3 3 (1.84%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.84%) NHS
3 3 (1.84%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.23%) LIMS
4 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.61%) Derivative
5 1 (0.61%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.27%) Windows
2 2 (1.23%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.61%) MVS
3 1 (0.61%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (57.67%) MVC
2 74 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (21.47%) Scrum
4 33 (20.25%) TDD
5 21 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (12.88%) OO
6 19 (11.66%) SDLC
6 19 (11.66%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.43%) OOD
8 12 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (7.36%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.75%) Programme Management
9 11 (6.75%) SOLID
10 10 (6.13%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (5.52%) Web Development
12 7 (4.29%) Front End Development
12 7 (4.29%) Waterfall
13 6 (3.68%) Dashboard Development
13 6 (3.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 146 (89.57%) C#
2 90 (55.21%) JavaScript
3 83 (50.92%) SQL
4 19 (11.66%) T-SQL
5 14 (8.59%) VB
5 14 (8.59%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.52%) Java
7 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.45%) VB6
9 3 (1.84%) C++
9 3 (1.84%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.84%) VBA
10 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.23%) PHP
10 2 (1.23%) Python
10 2 (1.23%) XAML
11 1 (0.61%) C
11 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.61%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (11.04%) Degree
2 9 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.45%) HNC
4 4 (2.45%) HND
5 2 (1.23%) MCAD
5 2 (1.23%) MCSD
5 2 (1.23%) MCTS
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.61%) ISO13485
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Ansible
1 1 (0.61%) Kibana
1 1 (0.61%) Puppet
1 1 (0.61%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 63 (38.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (15.34%) Oracle
3 11 (6.75%) SAP
4 3 (1.84%) DevExpress
4 3 (1.84%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.84%) Tableau
5 2 (1.23%) Telerik
5 2 (1.23%) VMware
6 1 (0.61%) BroadSoft
6 1 (0.61%) Charles River
6 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.61%) Google
6 1 (0.61%) IBM
6 1 (0.61%) Remedy
6 1 (0.61%) SimCorp
6 1 (0.61%) Xamarin
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