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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 45 54 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -30
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 73 59 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.19% 2.63% 6.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 2.88% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 35 70
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £393 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
.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
2083 2048 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.00% 91.18% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1154 1047 803
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 138 169
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £37.15 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

.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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Staffordshire +8 21 £330 +14.78% 19
Birmingham 0 18 £338 -1.81% 21
Coventry -9 7 £325 +4.00% 11
Warwickshire -9 7 £325 -13.33% 6
Solihull +13 4 £413 - 10
Shropshire -5 2 £294 +11.90% 2
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 1
Walsall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - -
Herefordshire - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - - 6
Dudley - - - -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 118 (79.73%) C#
3 74 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 67 (45.27%) SQL Server
5 57 (38.51%) JavaScript
6 53 (35.81%) MVC
7 47 (31.76%) .NET Framework
7 47 (31.76%) CSS
8 42 (28.38%) SQL
9 41 (27.70%) HTML
10 37 (25.00%) jQuery
11 35 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (22.97%) Microsoft
13 31 (20.95%) WCF
14 27 (18.24%) Web Services
15 26 (17.57%) VB.NET
15 26 (17.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (16.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 21 (14.19%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (13.51%) E-Commerce
19 16 (10.81%) Visual Studio
19 16 (10.81%) Scrum
20 15 (10.14%) Ajax
21 14 (9.46%) Web Development
21 14 (9.46%) OO
21 14 (9.46%) N-Tier
21 14 (9.46%) HTML5
22 13 (8.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 13 (8.78%) Finance
23 11 (7.43%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 9 (6.08%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.41%) IIS
3 5 (3.38%) Node.js
4 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.03%) CMS
5 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.35%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (45.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.03%) MySQL
7 1 (0.68%) MS Access
7 1 (0.68%) DataStage
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (14.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.38%) Subversion
4 3 (2.03%) NUnit
5 2 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.35%) Moq
5 2 (1.35%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.35%) MSTest
5 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.68%) NDepend
6 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.68%) NuGet
6 1 (0.68%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.68%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) NCover
6 1 (0.68%) StyleCop
General
1 13 (8.78%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Retail
3 4 (2.70%) German Language
4 2 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 47 (31.76%) CSS
3 47 (31.76%) .NET Framework
4 41 (27.70%) HTML
5 37 (25.00%) jQuery
6 31 (20.95%) WCF
7 27 (18.24%) Web Services
8 26 (17.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (16.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (10.14%) Ajax
11 14 (9.46%) HTML5
12 10 (6.76%) LINQ
12 10 (6.76%) AngularJS
13 9 (6.08%) XML
14 8 (5.41%) XSLT
14 8 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (4.73%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) N-Tier
2 4 (2.70%) SCADA
2 4 (2.70%) Open Source
3 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.35%) User Experience
3 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.68%) SCORM
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) Online Gambling
4 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.73%) Windows
2 2 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.68%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.81%) MVC
2 35 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.51%) E-Commerce
4 16 (10.81%) Scrum
5 14 (9.46%) OO
5 14 (9.46%) Web Development
6 11 (7.43%) TDD
7 10 (6.76%) SOA
8 8 (5.41%) CRM
9 7 (4.73%) UML
9 7 (4.73%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.05%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.38%) Web Design
11 5 (3.38%) Kanban
12 4 (2.70%) Content Management
12 4 (2.70%) Logistics
13 3 (2.03%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.03%) Test Scripting
13 3 (2.03%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (2.03%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 118 (79.73%) C#
2 57 (38.51%) JavaScript
3 42 (28.38%) SQL
4 26 (17.57%) VB.NET
5 10 (6.76%) Java
6 8 (5.41%) Python
6 8 (5.41%) Ruby
7 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.38%) C++
9 4 (2.70%) VB
10 3 (2.03%) PHP
10 3 (2.03%) VB6
11 2 (1.35%) VC++
11 2 (1.35%) VBScript
12 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.68%) XAML
12 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (4.05%) VCP4
2 5 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) Degree
3 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.05%) Oracle
2 6 (4.05%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.03%) IBM
4 2 (1.35%) Omniture
4 2 (1.35%) Google
4 2 (1.35%) Adobe
5 1 (0.68%) Motorola
5 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.68%) Thunderhead
5 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + neg.
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 24 days ago