The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Software Engineer
Rank 567 535 559
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +24
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 23 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.069% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.074% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 14
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£338 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £289
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +38.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50543 47172 53524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30720 27585 29825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2000 2142 2717
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%

.NET Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

.NET Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

.NET Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 22 £325 -21.21% 9
London +11 11 £388 -22.50% 1
Leeds +15 10 £325 - 1
Yorkshire +12 10 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire +11 10 £325 - 1
Scotland -18 1 £350 -12.50% 2
East of England - 1 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £450 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £450 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £350 - 1
Evesham - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Grantham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hockley - - - -
Horley - - - -
Horsham - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Chester - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Crewe - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Derby - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Luton - - - -
Malvern - - - -

.NET Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) .NET
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (95.56%) C#
3 27 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 23 (51.11%) MVC
6 22 (48.89%) SQL
7 19 (42.22%) .NET Framework
8 16 (35.56%) WinForms
8 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (33.33%) Oracle
10 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
10 13 (28.89%) CSS
10 13 (28.89%) WCF
10 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (26.67%) WPF
11 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
11 12 (26.67%) HTML
12 11 (24.44%) jQuery
13 10 (22.22%) LINQ
13 10 (22.22%) Web Services
13 10 (22.22%) Scrum
14 9 (20.00%) OO
14 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (17.78%) TDD
15 8 (17.78%) XML
15 8 (17.78%) Finance
16 7 (15.56%) NUnit
16 7 (15.56%) HTML5

.NET Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited .NET Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) CMS
1 3 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.67%) Couchbase
3 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.56%) NUnit
3 3 (6.67%) QUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Publishing
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 19 (42.22%) .NET Framework
4 16 (35.56%) WinForms
4 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (28.89%) CSS
5 13 (28.89%) WCF
6 12 (26.67%) WPF
6 12 (26.67%) HTML
7 11 (24.44%) jQuery
8 10 (22.22%) LINQ
8 10 (22.22%) Web Services
9 8 (17.78%) XML
10 7 (15.56%) HTML5
11 4 (8.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (8.89%) REST
11 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
11 4 (8.89%) Ajax
11 4 (8.89%) XHTML
11 4 (8.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Derivative
3 2 (4.44%) Social Media
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) DTV
4 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Android
2 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (51.11%) MVC
3 10 (22.22%) Scrum
4 9 (20.00%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) TDD
6 6 (13.33%) Migration
7 3 (6.67%) Content Management
7 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (6.67%) Android Development
8 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.44%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (4.44%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) OOP
8 2 (4.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) C#
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) DevExpress
3 3 (6.67%) Ektron
3 3 (6.67%) Syncfusion
4 2 (4.44%) StreamBase
4 2 (4.44%) EPiServer
4 2 (4.44%) ION Trading
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.44%) Metastorm
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
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