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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 48 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 117 93 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.57% 3.76% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 3.96% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 58 72
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £23.50 £23.75 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -86.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.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
3138 2348 2385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.64% 94.98% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1866 1390 1218
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 152 189
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.60 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% -2.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

.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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Coventry -5 35 £351 +8.07% 15
Birmingham -12 27 £350 +7.69% 18
Staffordshire -6 8 £295 -1.66% 13
Warwickshire -6 7 £263 +82.60% 9
Solihull -4 6 £325 -4.41% 4
Wolverhampton +4 5 £300 -14.28% 1
Shropshire -19 5 - - 3
Herefordshire - 2 £275 -
Worcestershire -2 1 £255 +13.33%
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 224 (100.00%) .NET
2 196 (87.50%) C#
3 117 (52.23%) MVC
4 115 (51.34%) ASP.NET
5 97 (43.30%) SQL Server
6 95 (42.41%) SQL
7 94 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
8 93 (41.52%) JavaScript
9 89 (39.73%) HTML
10 81 (36.16%) CSS
11 74 (33.04%) Microsoft
12 57 (25.45%) Visual Studio
12 57 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (24.55%) .NET Framework
14 48 (21.43%) Web Services
15 43 (19.20%) WCF
16 38 (16.96%) jQuery
17 36 (16.07%) Scrum
18 30 (13.39%) CMS
18 30 (13.39%) TDD
19 29 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (12.95%) HTML5
20 28 (12.50%) XML
21 27 (12.05%) AngularJS
22 26 (11.61%) VB.NET
23 24 (10.71%) Oracle
23 24 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
24 23 (10.27%) REST
25 21 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 21 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API

.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 30 (13.39%) CMS
2 12 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.46%) Umbraco
4 8 (3.57%) Sitefinity
5 6 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.23%) IIS
7 4 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.34%) Kentico
8 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.68%) MS Office
2 6 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.23%) SaaS
3 3 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.89%) IaaS
4 2 (0.89%) PaaS
5 1 (0.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.45%) Heroku
5 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.13%) HTTP
2 4 (1.79%) Internet
2 4 (1.79%) Network Security
3 2 (0.89%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (43.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 16 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.91%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.23%) Power BI
6 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.34%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.34%) OLTP
8 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.89%) Big Data
9 2 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 57 (25.45%) Visual Studio
2 24 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.34%) Selenium
5 2 (0.89%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.89%) NUnit
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) Moq
6 1 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.45%) Subversion
6 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (3.13%) Finance
1 7 (3.13%) Retail
2 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.89%) Advertising
3 2 (0.89%) Back Office
3 2 (0.89%) Billing
4 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.45%) Automotive
4 1 (0.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (100.00%) .NET
2 115 (51.34%) ASP.NET
3 89 (39.73%) HTML
4 81 (36.16%) CSS
5 57 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (24.55%) .NET Framework
7 48 (21.43%) Web Services
8 43 (19.20%) WCF
9 38 (16.96%) jQuery
10 29 (12.95%) HTML5
11 28 (12.50%) XML
12 27 (12.05%) AngularJS
13 23 (10.27%) REST
14 21 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (8.93%) Entity Framework
16 19 (8.48%) SOAP
17 18 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 17 (7.59%) CSS3
19 15 (6.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.13%) Data Conversion
3 4 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.79%) Digital Media
3 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
5 2 (0.89%) Replication
6 1 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.45%) iPad
6 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.45%) NHS
6 1 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.59%) Windows
2 5 (2.23%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (52.23%) MVC
2 94 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (16.07%) Scrum
4 30 (13.39%) TDD
5 18 (8.04%) Software Engineering
6 16 (7.14%) OO
6 16 (7.14%) Web Development
7 14 (6.25%) Migration
8 13 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (5.80%) CRM
8 13 (5.80%) Data Modelling
8 13 (5.80%) ETL
9 12 (5.36%) BDD
9 12 (5.36%) SOLID
10 11 (4.91%) Content Management
11 10 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (4.02%) Network Management
12 9 (4.02%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.02%) V-Model
12 9 (4.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 196 (87.50%) C#
2 95 (42.41%) SQL
3 93 (41.52%) JavaScript
4 26 (11.61%) VB.NET
5 20 (8.93%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.70%) Java
7 11 (4.91%) VB
8 10 (4.46%) PHP
9 8 (3.57%) Ruby
10 6 (2.68%) VB6
11 5 (2.23%) XAML
12 4 (1.79%) C
13 3 (1.34%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.89%) Python
14 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.45%) C++
15 1 (0.45%) VBA
15 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (6.70%) Degree
2 5 (2.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.34%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.89%) MOM
2 2 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.71%) Oracle
3 6 (2.68%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.23%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.79%) CA
5 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.79%) SevOne
6 2 (0.89%) Telerik
7 1 (0.45%) Birst
7 1 (0.45%) CODA
7 1 (0.45%) Ektron
7 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.45%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.45%) Siemens
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