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 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior .NET Developer
UK
Rank 473 479 465
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 135 149 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 109 116
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - -

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
43026 49406 49767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28072 31841 30661
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1547 1650 1932
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 £11.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 February 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 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 +22 129 £400 - 124
London +21 59 £475 +11.76% 44
West Midlands +25 20 £370 +16.53% 8
City of London +2 18 £475 -2.06% 20
South East +9 17 £338 -2.17% 23
Birmingham - 13 £340 - 2
East Midlands 0 8 - - 8
Nottingham - 8 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 8 - - 1
Yorkshire +19 7 £300 -36.84% 12
North West +26 6 £363 -15.20% 15
West Yorkshire +23 6 £300 -36.84% 7
Berkshire +23 6 £325 - 5
South West +14 6 £488 +30.00% 5
Leeds +9 6 £300 -36.84% 3
Bristol +2 6 £488 +30.00% 2
East of England -7 5 £394 -21.25% 8
Coventry - 5 £515 - 1
Manchester +12 4 £363 -15.20% 11
Derbyshire 0 4 - - 2
Maidenhead - 4 £325 - 1
Derby - 4 - - 2
Surrey +16 3 £388 +14.81% 3
Luton +12 3 £425 +47.82% 1
Bedfordshire +2 3 £425 +47.82% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £360 - 6
Scotland +23 2 £350 - 5
Reading +21 2 £325 - 4
Glasgow +1 2 £350 - 3
Kent -1 2 £338 +0.74%

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 309 (100.00%) .NET
2 269 (87.06%) C#
3 178 (57.61%) ASP.NET
4 177 (57.28%) MVC
5 173 (55.99%) Agile Software Development
6 161 (52.10%) SQL Server
7 137 (44.34%) JavaScript
8 115 (37.22%) SQL
9 107 (34.63%) .NET Framework
10 100 (32.36%) HTML
11 96 (31.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 95 (30.74%) TDD
13 92 (29.77%) AngularJS
14 85 (27.51%) CSS
15 81 (26.21%) Microsoft
16 75 (24.27%) Entity Framework
17 71 (22.98%) jQuery
18 62 (20.06%) Microsoft Azure
18 62 (20.06%) Scrum
19 54 (17.48%) Finance
19 54 (17.48%) WCF
20 52 (16.83%) Web Services
21 50 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
22 44 (14.24%) T-SQL
23 39 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
24 34 (11.00%) OO
24 34 (11.00%) E-Commerce
25 33 (10.68%) XML
25 33 (10.68%) SOLID
26 32 (10.36%) BDD

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 12 (3.88%) IIS
2 10 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.59%) CMS
4 7 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.27%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.62%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.29%) OpenROAD
6 4 (1.29%) SAS
6 4 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.97%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.65%) Apache
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.32%) Confluence
9 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (20.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.91%) SaaS
4 5 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.62%) GitHub
5 4 (1.29%) PaaS
6 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.32%) IaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.65%) Intranet
1 2 (0.65%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.32%) Extranet
2 1 (0.32%) Firewall
2 1 (0.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) Skype
2 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (52.10%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.18%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (4.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (4.21%) MySQL
7 13 (4.21%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.24%) Big Data
10 9 (2.91%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.62%) Power BI
12 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.29%) Ingres
14 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (10.36%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (6.47%) NUnit
4 19 (6.15%) TeamCity
5 10 (3.24%) MSTest
6 9 (2.91%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.59%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.59%) MSBuild
7 8 (2.59%) Subversion
8 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.94%) JIRA
9 6 (1.94%) Moq
10 5 (1.62%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.29%) Hudson
11 4 (1.29%) NuGet
11 4 (1.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 4 (1.29%) WiX
12 3 (0.97%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.97%) NCover
General
1 54 (17.48%) Finance
2 19 (6.15%) Banking
3 8 (2.59%) Retail
4 7 (2.27%) Publishing
5 5 (1.62%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.97%) Advertising
6 3 (0.97%) Back Office
6 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.65%) Games
7 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (100.00%) .NET
2 178 (57.61%) ASP.NET
3 107 (34.63%) .NET Framework
4 100 (32.36%) HTML
5 96 (31.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 92 (29.77%) AngularJS
7 85 (27.51%) CSS
8 75 (24.27%) Entity Framework
9 71 (22.98%) jQuery
10 54 (17.48%) WCF
11 52 (16.83%) Web Services
12 50 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (10.68%) XML
14 28 (9.06%) HTML5
14 28 (9.06%) WPF
15 19 (6.15%) NHibernate
15 19 (6.15%) REST
16 18 (5.83%) SOAP
17 17 (5.50%) Ajax
18 16 (5.18%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.12%) Mobile App
2 14 (4.53%) User Experience
3 12 (3.88%) Fixed Income
4 10 (3.24%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.62%) Fintech
8 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.29%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.65%) Blog
9 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.65%) Equities
9 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.65%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.65%) NHS
10 1 (0.32%) AS400
10 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.32%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.39%) Windows
2 6 (1.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.65%) Linux
4 1 (0.32%) Android
4 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.32%) Solaris
4 1 (0.32%) VMS
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (57.28%) MVC
2 173 (55.99%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (30.74%) TDD
4 62 (20.06%) Scrum
5 39 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (11.00%) E-Commerce
6 34 (11.00%) OO
7 33 (10.68%) SOLID
8 32 (10.36%) BDD
9 27 (8.74%) Unit Testing
10 26 (8.41%) SDLC
11 24 (7.77%) Front End Development
12 22 (7.12%) Web Development
13 20 (6.47%) High Availability
14 19 (6.15%) Project Management
15 18 (5.83%) DevOps
16 17 (5.50%) Microservices
17 15 (4.85%) Migration
18 14 (4.53%) Inversion of Control
19 13 (4.21%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 269 (87.06%) C#
2 137 (44.34%) JavaScript
3 115 (37.22%) SQL
4 44 (14.24%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.50%) Python
6 14 (4.53%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.88%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.24%) Java
8 10 (3.24%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.27%) Apex Code
9 7 (2.27%) Perl
10 5 (1.62%) ES6
10 5 (1.62%) Scala
11 4 (1.29%) Ruby
11 4 (1.29%) VB
12 3 (0.97%) C
12 3 (0.97%) C++
12 3 (0.97%) PHP
12 3 (0.97%) VBA
12 3 (0.97%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (5.83%) Degree
2 8 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (2.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 5 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.32%) Control-M
3 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (26.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.18%) Xamarin
3 12 (3.88%) Oracle
4 8 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.27%) Sophos
6 4 (1.29%) SAP
6 4 (1.29%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.29%) Telerik
7 3 (0.97%) Apigee
7 3 (0.97%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.65%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.65%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.32%) Google
9 1 (0.32%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.32%) Lotus
9 1 (0.32%) Mercator
9 1 (0.32%) Reuters
9 1 (0.32%) Solace
9 1 (0.32%) VMware
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