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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 47 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 97 105 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.55% 4.10% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 4.34% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 61 49
Median daily rate £340 £338 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £163 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £540 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
.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
2584 2418 2253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.48% 94.34% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1566 1339 1254
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £205 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 116 188
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.25 £15.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -9.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

.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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +7 31 £340 +8.80% 10
Staffordshire 0 21 £325 +0.77% 10
Coventry -11 21 £369 -4.22% 7
Solihull +2 8 £338 -5.26% 6
Warwickshire -10 4 £350 +3.70% 5
Shropshire -10 2 - - 1
Wolverhampton +2 1 £340 - 1
Worcestershire +1 1 £375 -31.81% 7
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 223 (100.00%) .NET
2 194 (87.00%) C#
3 140 (62.78%) MVC
4 120 (53.81%) ASP.NET
5 109 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (45.29%) SQL Server
7 90 (40.36%) .NET Framework
8 85 (38.12%) JavaScript
8 85 (38.12%) SQL
9 77 (34.53%) HTML
10 75 (33.63%) Microsoft
11 70 (31.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 61 (27.35%) CSS
13 60 (26.91%) Visual Studio
14 59 (26.46%) Scrum
15 56 (25.11%) Web Services
15 56 (25.11%) WCF
15 56 (25.11%) Entity Framework
16 50 (22.42%) jQuery
17 44 (19.73%) SOLID
18 39 (17.49%) AngularJS
19 38 (17.04%) XML
20 37 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
21 35 (15.70%) TDD
22 31 (13.90%) Microsoft Azure
23 29 (13.00%) HTML5
23 29 (13.00%) OO
24 27 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web API
25 25 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 25 (11.21%) OOD

.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 18 (8.07%) CMS
2 14 (6.28%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.04%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.79%) IIS
6 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.35%) Sitefinity
7 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.79%) MS Office
2 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.17%) SaaS
3 13 (5.83%) IaaS
4 11 (4.93%) PaaS
5 5 (2.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.79%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) Firewall
2 2 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (45.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (7.17%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.24%) Power BI
9 3 (1.35%) MySQL
9 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.90%) OLTP
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 60 (26.91%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.42%) Subversion
3 19 (8.52%) NUnit
4 18 (8.07%) Moq
5 15 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (4.93%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (3.59%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.69%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.35%) JIRA
9 3 (1.35%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.90%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 10 (4.48%) Finance
2 9 (4.04%) Retail
3 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.79%) Advertising
4 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.35%) Back Office
5 3 (1.35%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Billing
6 2 (0.90%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (100.00%) .NET
2 120 (53.81%) ASP.NET
3 90 (40.36%) .NET Framework
4 77 (34.53%) HTML
5 70 (31.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 61 (27.35%) CSS
7 56 (25.11%) Entity Framework
7 56 (25.11%) WCF
7 56 (25.11%) Web Services
8 50 (22.42%) jQuery
9 39 (17.49%) AngularJS
10 38 (17.04%) XML
11 29 (13.00%) HTML5
12 27 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (7.17%) RESTful
15 15 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (6.73%) Sass
16 13 (5.83%) SOAP
17 12 (5.38%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (2.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.35%) Data Conversion
3 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (0.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.45%) iPad
4 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.93%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) Linux
2 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (62.78%) MVC
2 109 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (26.46%) Scrum
4 44 (19.73%) SOLID
5 37 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (15.70%) TDD
7 29 (13.00%) OO
8 25 (11.21%) OOD
9 19 (8.52%) Web Development
10 18 (8.07%) BDD
11 15 (6.73%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (6.73%) Continuous Deployment
12 14 (6.28%) E-Commerce
12 14 (6.28%) Waterfall
13 13 (5.83%) CQRS
14 12 (5.38%) Domain-Driven Design
14 12 (5.38%) Kanban
14 12 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (4.93%) ETL
16 10 (4.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 194 (87.00%) C#
2 85 (38.12%) JavaScript
2 85 (38.12%) SQL
3 22 (9.87%) T-SQL
4 15 (6.73%) VB.NET
5 9 (4.04%) Java
6 8 (3.59%) PHP
6 8 (3.59%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.69%) XAML
8 5 (2.24%) Ruby
9 4 (1.79%) C
9 4 (1.79%) VB
10 3 (1.35%) XPath
11 1 (0.45%) C++
11 1 (0.45%) Python
11 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.45%) VB6
11 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.14%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.45%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) MOM
1 2 (0.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.45%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 75 (33.63%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.52%) Oracle
3 9 (4.04%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.90%) SAP
4 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.90%) VMware
5 1 (0.45%) Birst
5 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago