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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 45 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 88 146 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.42% 6.89% 6.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 7.48% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 104 88
Average daily rate
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£320 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
.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
2334 1953 2157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.82% 92.21% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1031 1065
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 141 150
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £32.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

.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 16 September 2014.

.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 16 September 2014. 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
Warwickshire -11 21 £300 +13.20% 5
Birmingham -32 18 £375 +25.00% 8
Staffordshire +2 16 £325 -1.51% 6
Coventry -11 16 £375 +50.00% 9
Solihull +5 3 £330 +14.78% 4
Worcestershire -11 2 £350 +14.28% 6
Shropshire -9 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £288 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 3
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 203 (100.00%) .NET
2 174 (85.71%) C#
3 146 (71.92%) ASP.NET
4 108 (53.20%) SQL Server
5 105 (51.72%) JavaScript
6 77 (37.93%) MVC
7 76 (37.44%) CSS
8 75 (36.95%) SQL
9 70 (34.48%) HTML
10 68 (33.50%) Microsoft
11 57 (28.08%) VB.NET
12 55 (27.09%) jQuery
13 48 (23.65%) .NET Framework
14 47 (23.15%) WCF
15 42 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (15.27%) Visual Studio
17 31 (15.27%) Windows
18 29 (14.29%) Web Services
19 28 (13.79%) Web Development
20 27 (13.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 25 (12.32%) TDD
21 25 (12.32%) N-Tier
21 25 (12.32%) LINQ
22 24 (11.82%) WPF
22 24 (11.82%) HTML5
22 24 (11.82%) WinForms
23 23 (11.33%) Unit Testing
24 21 (10.34%) CSS3
25 20 (9.85%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (3.94%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.45%) IIS
3 5 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.97%) CMS
5 3 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Node.js
6 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.46%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.96%) GitHub
2 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.97%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.48%) Intranet
2 2 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (53.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.96%) MySQL
3 6 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.48%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.49%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 31 (15.27%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.45%) NUnit
3 7 (3.45%) Subversion
4 6 (2.96%) JIRA
5 4 (1.97%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.97%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.49%) NBehave
6 1 (0.49%) T4 Templates
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.49%) FxCop
6 1 (0.49%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.49%) Moq
General
1 15 (7.39%) Back Office
2 9 (4.43%) Finance
3 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.48%) Games
3 3 (1.48%) Retail
3 3 (1.48%) Electronics
4 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (100.00%) .NET
2 146 (71.92%) ASP.NET
3 76 (37.44%) CSS
4 70 (34.48%) HTML
5 55 (27.09%) jQuery
6 48 (23.65%) .NET Framework
7 47 (23.15%) WCF
8 33 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (14.29%) Web Services
10 27 (13.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 25 (12.32%) LINQ
12 24 (11.82%) HTML5
12 24 (11.82%) WPF
12 24 (11.82%) WinForms
13 21 (10.34%) CSS3
14 20 (9.85%) Ajax
14 20 (9.85%) XML
15 14 (6.90%) XSLT
16 11 (5.42%) AngularJS
17 8 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.32%) N-Tier
2 7 (3.45%) User Experience
2 7 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.97%) Learning Management System
4 3 (1.48%) Open Source
4 3 (1.48%) WURFL
4 3 (1.48%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.48%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.48%) SCORM
4 3 (1.48%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.49%) DTV
5 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.49%) GIS
5 1 (0.49%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.49%) EPoS
5 1 (0.49%) NHS
5 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.27%) Windows
2 4 (1.97%) Android
2 4 (1.97%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.97%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.48%) BlackBerry OS
3 3 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (37.93%) MVC
2 42 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.79%) Web Development
4 25 (12.32%) TDD
5 23 (11.33%) Unit Testing
6 19 (9.36%) OO
7 18 (8.87%) Scrum
8 17 (8.37%) Logistics
9 13 (6.40%) E-Commerce
9 13 (6.40%) SOA
10 10 (4.93%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (3.94%) UML
12 7 (3.45%) Software Engineering
13 6 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (2.46%) OOP
14 5 (2.46%) Data Protection
14 5 (2.46%) MVVM
14 5 (2.46%) BDD
15 4 (1.97%) Document Management
15 4 (1.97%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 174 (85.71%) C#
2 105 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 75 (36.95%) SQL
4 57 (28.08%) VB.NET
5 17 (8.37%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.91%) VB
7 5 (2.46%) Java
7 5 (2.46%) XAML
8 4 (1.97%) Ruby
8 4 (1.97%) Python
9 3 (1.48%) VBA
10 2 (0.99%) VB6
10 2 (0.99%) VBScript
11 1 (0.49%) PHP
11 1 (0.49%) C++
11 1 (0.49%) XPath
11 1 (0.49%) XQuery
11 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.45%) Degree
2 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.96%) QA
Vendors
1 68 (33.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 7 (3.45%) AccuRev
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle
4 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.49%) SAP
4 1 (0.49%) Ektron
4 1 (0.49%) Motorola
4 1 (0.49%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.49%) ION Trading
4 1 (0.49%) Telerik
4 1 (0.49%) Capita
Atherstone, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago