The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 45 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 111 100 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.90% 4.01% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 4.23% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 71 81
Median daily rate £338 £325 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
.NET Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2695 2364 2180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.79% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1556 1451 1121
Median daily rate £398 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 148 177
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £33.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the West Midlands region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the West Midlands region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Birmingham +10 40 £350 +12.00% 16
Coventry +6 31 £400 +22.13% 9
Solihull -7 15 £338 +8.00% 1
Warwickshire -11 5 £335 +3.07% 7
Shropshire - 4 £190 - 2
Staffordshire -7 3 £200 -39.62% 23
Worcestershire - 3 £325 - 4
Wolverhampton 0 2 £300 +14.28% 1
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, .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 across the West Midlands region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 217 (100.00%) .NET
2 172 (79.26%) C#
3 118 (54.38%) ASP.NET
4 115 (53.00%) MVC
5 90 (41.47%) SQL
6 88 (40.55%) SQL Server
7 87 (40.09%) JavaScript
8 86 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
9 78 (35.94%) HTML
10 76 (35.02%) CSS
11 66 (30.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (23.04%) Microsoft
13 49 (22.58%) .NET Framework
14 48 (22.12%) VB.NET
15 44 (20.28%) WCF
16 43 (19.82%) Visual Studio
17 41 (18.89%) Web Services
18 40 (18.43%) jQuery
19 35 (16.13%) Scrum
20 29 (13.36%) WinForms
21 28 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
22 24 (11.06%) TDD
22 24 (11.06%) HTML5
22 24 (11.06%) AngularJS
23 23 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 22 (10.14%) Windows
25 21 (9.68%) T-SQL
25 21 (9.68%) Software Engineering
25 21 (9.68%) Entity Framework
25 21 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 19 (8.76%) CMS
2 7 (3.23%) IIS
2 7 (3.23%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.76%) Node.js
3 6 (2.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.76%) Sitefinity
4 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.92%) Kentico
6 1 (0.46%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.84%) MS Office
2 4 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) GitHub
3 1 (0.46%) Heroku
3 1 (0.46%) IaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Office 365
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.84%) HTTP
2 3 (1.38%) DNS
2 3 (1.38%) Network Security
2 3 (1.38%) SMTP
2 3 (1.38%) SSL
3 2 (0.92%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.92%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.46%) Modbus
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (40.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.07%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.07%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.76%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.30%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.38%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.92%) Big Data
10 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.92%) Power BI
10 2 (0.92%) QlikView
11 1 (0.46%) MySQL
11 1 (0.46%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 43 (19.82%) Visual Studio
2 28 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.30%) NUnit
5 3 (1.38%) Selenium
6 2 (0.92%) Subversion
7 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.46%) Moq
7 1 (0.46%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (7.37%) Finance
2 7 (3.23%) Retail
3 5 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.84%) Back Office
5 2 (0.92%) Games
5 2 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (100.00%) .NET
2 118 (54.38%) ASP.NET
3 78 (35.94%) HTML
4 76 (35.02%) CSS
5 66 (30.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (22.58%) .NET Framework
7 44 (20.28%) WCF
8 41 (18.89%) Web Services
9 40 (18.43%) jQuery
10 29 (13.36%) WinForms
11 24 (11.06%) AngularJS
11 24 (11.06%) HTML5
12 23 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 21 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (9.68%) Entity Framework
13 21 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (9.22%) CSS3
14 20 (9.22%) XML
15 19 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (7.37%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.30%) Data Conversion
2 5 (2.30%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.38%) Fintech
4 3 (1.38%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.92%) Internet of Things
5 2 (0.92%) NHS
5 2 (0.92%) Replication
5 2 (0.92%) Statistics
6 1 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.46%) iPad
6 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.14%) Windows
2 9 (4.15%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.38%) Linux
4 2 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (53.00%) MVC
2 86 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (16.13%) Scrum
4 24 (11.06%) TDD
5 21 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 19 (8.76%) Web Development
7 18 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (7.83%) OO
9 16 (7.37%) Migration
10 12 (5.53%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.07%) CRM
12 9 (4.15%) BDD
12 9 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.15%) SDLC
13 8 (3.69%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.69%) Workflow
14 7 (3.23%) Content Management
14 7 (3.23%) SOA
14 7 (3.23%) UML
14 7 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 172 (79.26%) C#
2 90 (41.47%) SQL
3 87 (40.09%) JavaScript
4 48 (22.12%) VB.NET
5 21 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 19 (8.76%) VB
7 15 (6.91%) VB6
8 6 (2.76%) Java
9 4 (1.84%) PHP
10 3 (1.38%) Ruby
10 3 (1.38%) VBScript
11 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.92%) Python
11 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.92%) XAML
12 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.46%) XPath
12 1 (0.46%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (4.61%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.69%) Degree
3 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.84%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (2.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.84%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 50 (23.04%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.76%) Oracle
3 6 (2.76%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.84%) CA
4 4 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.84%) SevOne
5 2 (0.92%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.92%) Siemens
5 2 (0.92%) Telerik
5 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.46%) CODA
6 1 (0.46%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.46%) Ektron
6 1 (0.46%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.46%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago