The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 49 58 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 63 51 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.91% 2.45% 7.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 2.70% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 86
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£314 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +18.33%
.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
1961 1888 1701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.66% 90.60% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1118 981 792
Average daily rate £350 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 136 185
Average hourly rate £15.61 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.80% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

.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 30 January 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Birmingham -1 14 £300 -7.69% 23
Staffordshire +10 12 £309 +2.91% 12
Coventry -1 11 £325 +4.41% 8
Warwickshire -4 5 £325 -13.33% 15
Solihull +9 4 £413 - 10
Shropshire - 2 £275 -
Wolverhampton +1 1 £273 -9.16% 1
Worcestershire -3 1 £300 +33.33% 4
Herefordshire - 1 £300 - 1
Stourbridge - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
Dudley - - - -
Halesowen - - - -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited .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 .NET Developer in their job title.

1 141 (100.00%) .NET
2 111 (78.72%) C#
3 71 (50.35%) SQL Server
4 66 (46.81%) ASP.NET
5 53 (37.59%) JavaScript
6 47 (33.33%) MVC
7 45 (31.91%) SQL
8 41 (29.08%) CSS
9 40 (28.37%) .NET Framework
10 37 (26.24%) Microsoft
11 36 (25.53%) HTML
12 32 (22.70%) Web Services
13 31 (21.99%) jQuery
13 31 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (20.57%) WCF
14 29 (20.57%) VB.NET
15 25 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (14.18%) Team Foundation Server
16 20 (14.18%) N-Tier
17 18 (12.77%) Web Development
18 17 (12.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 15 (10.64%) Visual Studio
20 14 (9.93%) OO
20 14 (9.93%) Scrum
21 13 (9.22%) E-Commerce
22 11 (7.80%) Windows
22 11 (7.80%) VB
22 11 (7.80%) TDD
22 11 (7.80%) Finance
22 11 (7.80%) LINQ

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited .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 .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.67%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (4.96%) IIS
3 4 (2.84%) Node.js
4 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) Internet
2 2 (1.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (50.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.71%) MS Access
9 1 (0.71%) DataStage
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (14.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (10.64%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.84%) Subversion
4 3 (2.13%) NUnit
4 3 (2.13%) JIRA
4 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.42%) MSTest
5 2 (1.42%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.71%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.71%) NuGet
6 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.71%) NDepend
6 1 (0.71%) NCover
6 1 (0.71%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.71%) Moq
6 1 (0.71%) NSubstitute
General
1 11 (7.80%) Finance
2 6 (4.26%) Back Office
3 5 (3.55%) Retail
3 5 (3.55%) German Language
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Games
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (46.81%) ASP.NET
3 41 (29.08%) CSS
4 40 (28.37%) .NET Framework
5 36 (25.53%) HTML
6 32 (22.70%) Web Services
7 31 (21.99%) jQuery
8 29 (20.57%) WCF
9 25 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (12.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (7.80%) LINQ
12 10 (7.09%) HTML5
12 10 (7.09%) Ajax
12 10 (7.09%) WinForms
12 10 (7.09%) XML
12 10 (7.09%) XSLT
13 9 (6.38%) AngularJS
14 8 (5.67%) Ruby on Rails
15 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC 2
16 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) N-Tier
2 5 (3.55%) Open Source
3 4 (2.84%) SCADA
4 2 (1.42%) User Experience
4 2 (1.42%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.42%) NHS
4 2 (1.42%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.42%) SCORM
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.80%) Windows
2 2 (1.42%) Android
2 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.71%) UNIX
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.33%) MVC
2 31 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.77%) Web Development
4 14 (9.93%) OO
4 14 (9.93%) Scrum
5 13 (9.22%) E-Commerce
6 11 (7.80%) TDD
7 10 (7.09%) SOA
8 8 (5.67%) CRM
9 7 (4.96%) UML
9 7 (4.96%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.96%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.55%) Logistics
10 5 (3.55%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.55%) OOP
10 5 (3.55%) Kanban
11 4 (2.84%) Web Design
12 3 (2.13%) Content Management
12 3 (2.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 111 (78.72%) C#
2 53 (37.59%) JavaScript
3 45 (31.91%) SQL
4 29 (20.57%) VB.NET
5 11 (7.80%) VB
6 10 (7.09%) Java
7 8 (5.67%) Ruby
7 8 (5.67%) Python
8 7 (4.96%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.55%) VB6
9 5 (3.55%) C++
10 3 (2.13%) PHP
11 2 (1.42%) VBScript
12 1 (0.71%) XAML
12 1 (0.71%) VC++
12 1 (0.71%) VBA
12 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (26.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle
2 5 (3.55%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.13%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.71%) Thunderhead
4 1 (0.71%) Motorola
4 1 (0.71%) Business Objects
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