The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior .NET Developer
UK
Rank 466 469 464
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 128 143 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 110 102
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - £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
42518 47379 47264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.78% 94.76% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27667 30205 29656
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1737 1864
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Senior .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Senior .NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior .NET 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 Senior .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 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 +3 119 £400 - 129
London -15 48 £450 +5.88% 35
South East +11 20 £355 +2.89% 18
City of London +5 19 £500 +5.26% 13
West Midlands +9 18 £350 +19.65% 5
South West +9 12 £488 +21.87% 10
Birmingham - 11 £340 - 2
Bristol +10 9 £488 +21.87% 5
North West +28 7 £394 -7.89% 20
Berkshire - 7 £325 - 3
East Midlands -3 6 £361 +31.36% 7
Maidenhead - 5 £325 - 1
Yorkshire +15 4 £300 -25.00% 20
East of England -9 4 £319 -36.25% 12
Kent -12 4 £338 +0.74% 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 2
Nottingham - 4 - - 1
Coventry - 4 £563 -
Scotland +23 3 £350 -12.50% 4
Glasgow +14 3 £350 -
Leeds +12 3 £300 -36.84% 10
West Yorkshire +12 3 £300 -36.84% 16
East Sussex +3 3 £363 +5.07%
Hastings 0 3 £363 +5.07%
Oxfordshire - 3 £360 - 2
Cardiff +15 2 £243 +38.71% 1
Norwich +13 2 - -
Manchester +11 2 £450 +5.26% 12
South Wales +9 2 £243 +38.71% 2
Norfolk +7 2 - -

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Senior .NET 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 Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 294 (100.00%) .NET
2 258 (87.76%) C#
3 171 (58.16%) ASP.NET
4 164 (55.78%) MVC
4 164 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
5 157 (53.40%) SQL Server
6 120 (40.82%) SQL
7 118 (40.14%) JavaScript
8 99 (33.67%) .NET Framework
9 98 (33.33%) HTML
10 92 (31.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 87 (29.59%) TDD
12 81 (27.55%) Microsoft
13 80 (27.21%) CSS
14 76 (25.85%) AngularJS
15 71 (24.15%) Entity Framework
16 62 (21.09%) jQuery
17 59 (20.07%) WCF
18 57 (19.39%) Scrum
19 56 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
20 53 (18.03%) Finance
21 48 (16.33%) Web Services
22 42 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
23 40 (13.61%) T-SQL
24 37 (12.59%) BDD
25 33 (11.22%) XML
25 33 (11.22%) WPF
26 32 (10.88%) Visual Studio
27 29 (9.86%) E-Commerce
28 28 (9.52%) OO

Senior .NET 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 9 (3.06%) IIS
1 9 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.38%) CMS
4 5 (1.70%) NServiceBus
4 5 (1.70%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.36%) OpenROAD
5 4 (1.36%) SAS
6 3 (1.02%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.68%) Apache
7 2 (0.68%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.34%) FileNet
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.38%) SaaS
4 4 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.36%) GitHub
4 4 (1.36%) PaaS
5 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.34%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.02%) Intranet
2 2 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) Extranet
3 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (53.40%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.44%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (4.08%) MySQL
8 10 (3.40%) Big Data
8 10 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.06%) MongoDB
9 9 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.38%) Power BI
11 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.36%) Ingres
13 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (10.88%) Visual Studio
2 26 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.44%) NUnit
4 13 (4.42%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.74%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.40%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.40%) MSTest
7 8 (2.72%) MSBuild
7 8 (2.72%) Subversion
8 7 (2.38%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.04%) JIRA
9 6 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.36%) Moq
10 4 (1.36%) NuGet
10 4 (1.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (1.36%) WiX
11 3 (1.02%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.02%) NCover
11 3 (1.02%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.02%) YouTrack
General
1 53 (18.03%) Finance
2 25 (8.50%) Banking
3 7 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 7 (2.38%) Retail
4 5 (1.70%) Advertising
5 4 (1.36%) Publishing
6 3 (1.02%) Back Office
6 3 (1.02%) Games
6 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.68%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.68%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (100.00%) .NET
2 171 (58.16%) ASP.NET
3 99 (33.67%) .NET Framework
4 98 (33.33%) HTML
5 92 (31.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (27.21%) CSS
7 76 (25.85%) AngularJS
8 71 (24.15%) Entity Framework
9 62 (21.09%) jQuery
10 59 (20.07%) WCF
11 48 (16.33%) Web Services
12 42 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (11.22%) WPF
13 33 (11.22%) XML
14 28 (9.52%) HTML5
15 19 (6.46%) SOAP
16 18 (6.12%) Ajax
17 16 (5.44%) LINQ
17 16 (5.44%) NHibernate
17 16 (5.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 11 (3.74%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.06%) User Experience
4 8 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.04%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.70%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.70%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.36%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.36%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.68%) Equities
9 2 (0.68%) Informatics
9 2 (0.68%) NHS
9 2 (0.68%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.50%) Windows
2 5 (1.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.68%) Android
3 2 (0.68%) Linux
4 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.34%) Solaris
4 1 (0.34%) VMS
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
1 164 (55.78%) MVC
2 87 (29.59%) TDD
3 57 (19.39%) Scrum
4 37 (12.59%) BDD
5 29 (9.86%) E-Commerce
6 28 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (9.52%) OO
7 27 (9.18%) SOLID
7 27 (9.18%) Unit Testing
8 23 (7.82%) Web Development
9 21 (7.14%) Project Management
10 20 (6.80%) SDLC
11 19 (6.46%) High Availability
12 16 (5.44%) Front End Development
13 15 (5.10%) Migration
14 12 (4.08%) CRM
15 11 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (3.74%) Multithreading
15 11 (3.74%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 258 (87.76%) C#
2 120 (40.82%) SQL
3 118 (40.14%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.61%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.78%) Python
6 14 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.40%) Java
7 10 (3.40%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.38%) Apex Code
8 7 (2.38%) Perl
9 6 (2.04%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.70%) VB
10 5 (1.70%) XAML
11 4 (1.36%) Scala
12 3 (1.02%) C
12 3 (1.02%) PHP
12 3 (1.02%) Ruby
13 2 (0.68%) R
13 2 (0.68%) VBA
14 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (6.12%) Degree
2 8 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.02%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.34%) GMP
3 1 (0.34%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.02%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (2.38%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 81 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.76%) Xamarin
3 7 (2.38%) Oracle
3 7 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (2.38%) Sophos
4 4 (1.36%) SAP
5 3 (1.02%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.02%) Telerik
5 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.34%) Cognos
6 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.34%) Google
6 1 (0.34%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.34%) Lotus
6 1 (0.34%) Mercator
6 1 (0.34%) Solace
6 1 (0.34%) VMware
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Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Talent International
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
JP Boden & Co Ltd
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 14 days ago