The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior .NET Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior .NET Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior .NET Consultant
Rank 597 569 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Consultant 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.002% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Senior .NET Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior .NET Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior .NET Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Consultant
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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 -8 2 - -
East of England - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
North West - - - -

Senior .NET Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior .NET Consultant 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 Senior .NET Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Task Parallel Library
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) CQRS
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ProC
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit

Senior .NET Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior .NET Consultant 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 Senior .NET Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ProC
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) CQRS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Infragistics