The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead .NET 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 Lead .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead .NET Developer
Rank 579 560 567
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Lead .NET Developer 27 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.036% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.039% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 22
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£438 £600 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £484 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £630 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £630 £400
% change year-on-year
-34.92% +57.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
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 £230
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 2015 2118 2639
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 £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Lead .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Lead .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lead .NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Lead .NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Lead .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lead .NET 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 Lead .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -12 25 £450 -25.00% 11
London +27 18 £475 -17.39% 1
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
City of London +17 1 £450 -20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +16 1 £413 -
Nottingham +14 1 £413 -
East Midlands -2 1 £413 -
Manchester -11 1 £320 - 3
North West -13 1 £320 -49.20% 4
South East -17 1 £500 +19.04% 2
East of England -30 1 £375 - 1
Scotland - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Egham - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Blackpool - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -

Lead .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead .NET 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 Lead .NET Developer in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (83.78%) C#
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
3 24 (64.86%) MVC
4 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
5 21 (56.76%) HTML
6 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
7 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
7 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (37.84%) TDD
9 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
9 13 (35.14%) Scrum
9 13 (35.14%) BDD
9 13 (35.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (32.43%) WCF
10 12 (32.43%) jQuery
11 11 (29.73%) REST
11 11 (29.73%) HTML5
12 10 (27.03%) CMS
12 10 (27.03%) CSS
12 10 (27.03%) Web Services
12 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
13 9 (24.32%) SpecFlow
13 9 (24.32%) SQL
13 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
13 9 (24.32%) NUnit
13 9 (24.32%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (24.32%) Moq

Lead .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead .NET 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 Lead .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) CMS
2 8 (21.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.70%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) NUnit
1 9 (24.32%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (24.32%) Moq
1 9 (24.32%) SpecFlow
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.41%) NBehave
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Publishing
2 2 (5.41%) Front Office
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) HTML
4 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
4 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (35.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (32.43%) jQuery
6 12 (32.43%) WCF
7 11 (29.73%) HTML5
7 11 (29.73%) REST
8 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (27.03%) CSS
8 10 (27.03%) Web Services
9 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
10 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (18.92%) Spring.NET
10 7 (18.92%) OpenRasta
10 7 (18.92%) Castle Windsor
10 7 (18.92%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Replication
1 2 (5.41%) Derivative
1 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) TDD
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 13 (35.14%) BDD
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) OO
6 5 (13.51%) Web Development
7 4 (10.81%) Workflow
8 3 (8.11%) CRM
8 3 (8.11%) SOA
8 3 (8.11%) Wealth Management
8 3 (8.11%) Content Management
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.11%) Kanban
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C#
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) XPath
7 1 (2.70%) VB6
7 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.41%) DevExpress
3 2 (5.41%) Syncfusion
3 2 (5.41%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.41%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle