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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 45 43 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 81 95 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.28% 3.72% 7.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 4.06% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 66 104
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
.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
2287 2338 1907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 92.67% 91.47% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1190 993
Average daily rate £365 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 165 133
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.50 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

.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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Coventry +5 22 £338 -10.23% 4
Birmingham +8 20 £325 -13.33% 17
Staffordshire -12 14 £323 -0.76% 8
Warwickshire -6 10 £313 +4.16% 19
Solihull -7 3 £340 +3.03%
Wolverhampton - 2 £350 - 1
Shropshire -6 1 - - 2
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 162 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (75.31%) C#
3 96 (59.26%) ASP.NET
4 85 (52.47%) SQL Server
5 82 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (50.00%) MVC
7 61 (37.65%) SQL
8 60 (37.04%) JavaScript
9 55 (33.95%) HTML
10 50 (30.86%) TDD
11 47 (29.01%) CSS
12 42 (25.93%) .NET Framework
12 42 (25.93%) jQuery
12 42 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (22.22%) WCF
14 34 (20.99%) Web Services
14 34 (20.99%) VB.NET
15 28 (17.28%) Scrum
16 26 (16.05%) XML
17 23 (14.20%) Ajax
18 20 (12.35%) Microsoft
19 19 (11.73%) Entity Framework
20 18 (11.11%) Visual Studio
20 18 (11.11%) Web Development
21 17 (10.49%) Windows
22 16 (9.88%) WinForms
22 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
23 15 (9.26%) AngularJS
23 15 (9.26%) T-SQL
23 15 (9.26%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (8.02%) NServiceBus
2 8 (4.94%) CMS
3 7 (4.32%) Node.js
4 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.23%) IIS
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (52.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.23%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.23%) MySQL
8 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.62%) ZAP BI
8 1 (0.62%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 18 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.32%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.47%) NUnit
5 2 (1.23%) Subversion
5 2 (1.23%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.62%) Moq
6 1 (0.62%) Selenium
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (9.26%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.32%) Back Office
4 4 (2.47%) Retail
5 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 55 (33.95%) HTML
4 47 (29.01%) CSS
5 42 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 42 (25.93%) jQuery
5 42 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (22.22%) WCF
7 34 (20.99%) Web Services
8 26 (16.05%) XML
9 23 (14.20%) Ajax
10 19 (11.73%) Entity Framework
11 16 (9.88%) WinForms
12 15 (9.26%) AngularJS
13 14 (8.64%) XSLT
14 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (7.41%) HTML5
16 11 (6.79%) WPF
17 10 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 3 (1.85%) NHS
2 3 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.62%) User Experience
4 1 (0.62%) iPad
4 1 (0.62%) Arduino
4 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.49%) Windows
2 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (50.00%) MVC
3 50 (30.86%) TDD
4 28 (17.28%) Scrum
5 18 (11.11%) Web Development
6 14 (8.64%) Unit Testing
6 14 (8.64%) CRM
7 13 (8.02%) BDD
8 12 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (6.79%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.56%) SOA
10 9 (5.56%) OO
10 9 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.56%) SDLC
11 6 (3.70%) Web Application Development
12 5 (3.09%) Software Engineering
12 5 (3.09%) Migration
13 4 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (2.47%) ERP
13 4 (2.47%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 122 (75.31%) C#
2 61 (37.65%) SQL
3 60 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.99%) VB.NET
5 15 (9.26%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.09%) Ruby
7 4 (2.47%) VB
8 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.85%) XAML
8 3 (1.85%) VB6
9 2 (1.23%) C++
10 1 (0.62%) Java
10 1 (0.62%) PHP
10 1 (0.62%) VBScript
10 1 (0.62%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (0.62%) Telerik
3 1 (0.62%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.62%) Nintex
West Midlands
Montash
Rate: £120 - £175 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warwickshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Sanderson
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Wolverhampton
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago