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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior .NET Developer
Rank 513 512 466
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 143 142 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 111 137
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £33.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.92% -21.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £33.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+14.92% -21.17%

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 130 £400 -3.03% 123
London -22 52 £450 +3.44% 29
South East +20 23 £413 +3.12% 24
West Midlands -17 15 £419 +27.86% 8
North West - 14 £388 - 19
City of London +11 12 £495 +11.54% 10
East Midlands -1 9 £363 -3.33% 7
Manchester - 8 £388 - 15
Scotland +4 7 £335 +5.51% 3
Oxfordshire -1 7 £494 - 6
Kent +8 6 £375 +11.94% 3
South West +8 6 £445 +11.25% 11
Coventry -8 6 £450 - 2
Glasgow +10 5 £335 +8.06%
Abingdon - 5 - -
Milton Keynes +13 4 £450 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +12 4 £450 +12.50% 3
East of England +11 4 £328 -14.37% 11
North East -24 4 £333 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 4 £333 - 1
Tyne and Wear -26 4 £333 - 1
Leicestershire - 4 £363 - 4
Cheshire - 4 £375 - 2
Leicester - 4 £363 - 2
Northern Ireland - 4 £410 -
Bristol -1 3 £445 +11.25% 3
Birmingham -7 3 £250 -24.24% 3
Belfast - 3 £410 -
Maidstone - 3 £420 - 1
County Antrim - 3 £410 -

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 258 (100.00%) .NET
2 227 (87.98%) C#
3 153 (59.30%) MVC
4 142 (55.04%) ASP.NET
5 141 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
6 126 (48.84%) SQL Server
7 111 (43.02%) SQL
8 109 (42.25%) JavaScript
9 103 (39.92%) TDD
10 94 (36.43%) HTML
11 85 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 82 (31.78%) .NET Framework
13 76 (29.46%) Microsoft
14 74 (28.68%) CSS
15 71 (27.52%) jQuery
16 64 (24.81%) WCF
17 60 (23.26%) Scrum
18 56 (21.71%) Entity Framework
19 49 (18.99%) BDD
20 48 (18.60%) AngularJS
21 45 (17.44%) ASP.NET Web API
22 43 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (15.89%) HTML5
24 40 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
25 39 (15.12%) Finance
26 38 (14.73%) Web Services
27 36 (13.95%) Visual Studio
27 36 (13.95%) SOLID
28 33 (12.79%) T-SQL
29 31 (12.02%) XML

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 17 (6.59%) IIS
2 15 (5.81%) CMS
3 9 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.55%) OpenROAD
6 3 (1.16%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.39%) Apache
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.39%) Confluence
8 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.39%) Kentico
8 1 (0.39%) SAS
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.39%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.94%) SaaS
4 3 (1.16%) GitHub
5 2 (0.78%) IaaS
5 2 (0.78%) PaaS
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.71%) Network Security
2 5 (1.94%) HTTP
3 3 (1.16%) Internet
3 3 (1.16%) Intranet
4 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.85%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.81%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.43%) NoSQL
6 13 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.88%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.94%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.55%) Ingres
13 3 (1.16%) MySQL
13 3 (1.16%) Power BI
14 2 (0.78%) Big Data
14 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 36 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.43%) TeamCity
4 13 (5.04%) Cucumber
5 10 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (3.49%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.49%) NUnit
7 8 (3.10%) Moq
8 6 (2.33%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.55%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.55%) JIRA
10 3 (1.16%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.16%) MSTest
10 3 (1.16%) Subversion
10 3 (1.16%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.39%) Bower
11 1 (0.39%) gulp
11 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.39%) NuGet
11 1 (0.39%) SonarQube
General
1 39 (15.12%) Finance
2 19 (7.36%) Banking
3 12 (4.65%) Retail
4 8 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.71%) Advertising
6 6 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.94%) Marketing
8 4 (1.55%) Games
9 3 (1.16%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.16%) Law
9 3 (1.16%) Publishing
10 2 (0.78%) Electronics
10 2 (0.78%) Front Office
10 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.39%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.39%) French Language
11 1 (0.39%) Legal
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (100.00%) .NET
2 142 (55.04%) ASP.NET
3 94 (36.43%) HTML
4 85 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 82 (31.78%) .NET Framework
6 74 (28.68%) CSS
7 71 (27.52%) jQuery
8 64 (24.81%) WCF
9 56 (21.71%) Entity Framework
10 48 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 45 (17.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 41 (15.89%) HTML5
13 38 (14.73%) Web Services
14 31 (12.02%) XML
15 30 (11.63%) WPF
16 22 (8.53%) CSS3
16 22 (8.53%) NHibernate
17 21 (8.14%) REST
17 21 (8.14%) SOAP
18 19 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (5.04%) Digital Media
2 8 (3.10%) Fixed Income
3 7 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.78%) Clustering
7 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.78%) Derivative
7 2 (0.78%) Fintech
7 2 (0.78%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.78%) NHS
7 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.78%) Online Games
7 2 (0.78%) Tandem
8 1 (0.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.53%) Windows
2 14 (5.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.16%) Android
4 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.78%) Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Solaris
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (59.30%) MVC
2 141 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (39.92%) TDD
4 60 (23.26%) Scrum
5 49 (18.99%) BDD
6 43 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (13.95%) SOLID
8 30 (11.63%) Unit Testing
9 29 (11.24%) SDLC
10 27 (10.47%) Web Development
11 24 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 22 (8.53%) OO
12 22 (8.53%) Project Management
13 19 (7.36%) CRM
14 15 (5.81%) SOA
15 11 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (3.88%) Migration
16 10 (3.88%) Multithreading
16 10 (3.88%) OOP
16 10 (3.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 227 (87.98%) C#
2 111 (43.02%) SQL
3 109 (42.25%) JavaScript
4 33 (12.79%) T-SQL
5 12 (4.65%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.88%) Java
6 10 (3.88%) PHP
6 10 (3.88%) Python
7 8 (3.10%) VB
8 7 (2.71%) XAML
9 5 (1.94%) Apex Code
9 5 (1.94%) C
9 5 (1.94%) Perl
10 3 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.78%) C++
11 2 (0.78%) Go
11 2 (0.78%) Ruby
11 2 (0.78%) VB6
11 2 (0.78%) VBScript
12 1 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (3.88%) Degree
2 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.39%) GMP
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.39%) ISO13485
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.39%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 76 (29.46%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.30%) Oracle
3 6 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.94%) Sophos
5 4 (1.55%) Telerik
6 2 (0.78%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.78%) SAP
7 1 (0.39%) CODA
7 1 (0.39%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.39%) Mercator
7 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.39%) Tableau
7 1 (0.39%) Teradata
7 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
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