The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior .NET Developer
Rank 474 432 455
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 120 169 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 127 78
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
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
51450 50956 44853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.28% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31225 31058 25652
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2017 2017 2210
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Senior .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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 -52 112 £403 +0.62% 135
London -29 69 £425 - 43
City of London +24 25 £425 +6.25% 8
West Midlands -10 10 £375 +19.04% 6
South East -18 9 £414 +27.30% 26
East of England +16 7 £450 +28.57% 11
North West -17 6 £355 -23.49% 18
Staffordshire - 6 £375 - 1
Scotland +7 5 £394 +27.01% 4
Manchester -11 5 £355 -16.47% 12
Oxfordshire -23 5 £403 +23.84% 5
Birmingham +2 4 £363 +2.11% 2
South West +1 4 £358 +8.33% 10
Oxford -18 4 £400 +23.07% 3
Docklands, London - 4 £425 -
Glasgow -2 3 £400 +28.51%
Yorkshire -16 3 £340 -9.33% 9
North Yorkshire - 3 £340 - 3
York - 3 £340 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £358 - 4
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £338 - 1
Essex +10 2 £450 +50.00%
Leicestershire +9 2 £300 -18.91% 3
Tyne and Wear +6 2 £350 -6.66% 4
Hertfordshire +4 2 £500 - 6
East Midlands +2 2 £300 -16.08% 8
Cambridgeshire +1 2 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -1 2 - - 2
Gateshead -1 2 £350 -6.66%
North East -3 2 £350 -6.66% 4

Senior .NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer in their job title.

1 241 (100.00%) .NET
2 218 (90.46%) C#
3 133 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (54.36%) SQL Server
4 131 (54.36%) ASP.NET
5 127 (52.70%) JavaScript
6 125 (51.87%) MVC
7 95 (39.42%) TDD
8 93 (38.59%) HTML
9 89 (36.93%) SQL
10 85 (35.27%) WCF
11 81 (33.61%) CSS
12 73 (30.29%) Microsoft
13 67 (27.80%) jQuery
14 65 (26.97%) Scrum
14 65 (26.97%) Finance
15 53 (21.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 52 (21.58%) XML
17 51 (21.16%) .NET Framework
18 44 (18.26%) SQL Server 2008
18 44 (18.26%) Web Services
18 44 (18.26%) HTML5
19 40 (16.60%) E-Commerce
20 38 (15.77%) AngularJS
21 37 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
22 36 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
22 36 (14.94%) OO
23 35 (14.52%) Entity Framework
24 34 (14.11%) WPF
25 31 (12.86%) T-SQL

Senior .NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (8.30%) CMS
2 13 (5.39%) Node.js
3 12 (4.98%) IIS
4 10 (4.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.73%) Umbraco
5 9 (3.73%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.49%) Zimbra
8 5 (2.07%) Apache
9 4 (1.66%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.83%) Orchard CMS
10 2 (0.83%) JBoss
10 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.83%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.41%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 18 (7.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.66%) SaaS
3 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.83%) Intranet
1 2 (0.83%) SMTP
2 1 (0.41%) HTTP
2 1 (0.41%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (54.36%) SQL Server
2 44 (18.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.39%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.32%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.49%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.24%) RavenDB
13 2 (0.83%) Triplestore
13 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.83%) MySQL
14 1 (0.41%) Sybase ASE
14 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (12.45%) Visual Studio
3 21 (8.71%) NUnit
4 12 (4.98%) Subversion
5 8 (3.32%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.90%) MSTest
6 7 (2.90%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.49%) Moq
8 3 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.24%) QUnit
8 3 (1.24%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.24%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.83%) NSubstitute
9 2 (0.83%) Hudson
9 2 (0.83%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.41%) Maven
10 1 (0.41%) JIRA
10 1 (0.41%) Selenium
10 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (26.97%) Finance
2 24 (9.96%) Banking
3 13 (5.39%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.98%) Front Office
5 5 (2.07%) Marketing
5 5 (2.07%) Back Office
6 4 (1.66%) Retail
7 3 (1.24%) Electronics
7 3 (1.24%) Advertising
8 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (100.00%) .NET
2 131 (54.36%) ASP.NET
3 93 (38.59%) HTML
4 85 (35.27%) WCF
5 81 (33.61%) CSS
6 67 (27.80%) jQuery
7 53 (21.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (21.58%) XML
9 51 (21.16%) .NET Framework
10 44 (18.26%) Web Services
10 44 (18.26%) HTML5
11 38 (15.77%) AngularJS
12 35 (14.52%) Entity Framework
13 34 (14.11%) WPF
14 30 (12.45%) KnockoutJS
15 29 (12.03%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (9.96%) RESTful
17 20 (8.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 19 (7.88%) CSS3
19 17 (7.05%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (3.73%) Hedge funds
2 9 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.49%) Google Search Appliance
3 6 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (2.49%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.07%) Equities
5 4 (1.66%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (1.66%) Open Source
5 4 (1.66%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.66%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.66%) Statistics
6 3 (1.24%) NHS
6 3 (1.24%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.24%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.83%) DTV
7 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.83%) Derivative
8 1 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.30%) Windows
2 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.83%) Android
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (51.87%) MVC
3 95 (39.42%) TDD
4 65 (26.97%) Scrum
5 40 (16.60%) E-Commerce
6 37 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (14.94%) OO
8 31 (12.86%) BDD
9 17 (7.05%) SOA
9 17 (7.05%) MVVM
10 13 (5.39%) Web Development
11 12 (4.98%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.98%) Unit Testing
12 11 (4.56%) Pair Programming
13 8 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (3.32%) Software Engineering
14 7 (2.90%) Multithreading
14 7 (2.90%) OOP
14 7 (2.90%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (2.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 218 (90.46%) C#
2 127 (52.70%) JavaScript
3 89 (36.93%) SQL
4 31 (12.86%) T-SQL
5 21 (8.71%) VB.NET
6 8 (3.32%) VB
7 7 (2.90%) Java
7 7 (2.90%) VBA
7 7 (2.90%) XAML
8 5 (2.07%) PHP
9 4 (1.66%) SPARQL
9 4 (1.66%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.66%) C++
9 4 (1.66%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.66%) VB6
10 2 (0.83%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.83%) F#
10 2 (0.83%) Ruby
11 1 (0.41%) C
11 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 14 (5.81%) Degree
2 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.24%) MCAD
3 3 (1.24%) MCSD
4 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) MCITP
5 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.41%) QA
1 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 73 (30.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.81%) Oracle
3 11 (4.56%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.90%) Google
5 4 (1.66%) Tableau
5 4 (1.66%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.24%) Telerik
7 2 (0.83%) Twitter
7 2 (0.83%) IBM
7 2 (0.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.41%) Coverity
8 1 (0.41%) Sybase
8 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.41%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.41%) Citrix
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.41%) Facebook
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