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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 40 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 134 93 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.14% 3.70% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 3.93% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 59 61
Median daily rate £325 £325 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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
3076 2369 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.94% 94.31% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1836 1356 1231
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 £250 £235 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 148 174
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.14 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.92 £34.20 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

.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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +7 39 £363 +7.40% 9
Birmingham +10 34 £315 -3.81% 19
Staffordshire -1 17 £308 -3.90% 13
Warwickshire -10 7 £325 +0.07% 5
Shropshire -24 7 - - 3
Solihull -1 3 £325 -4.41% 4
Wolverhampton +2 2 £340 -9.33% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £275 -
Worcestershire - 1 £255 - 1
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 246 (100.00%) .NET
2 215 (87.40%) C#
3 143 (58.13%) MVC
4 125 (50.81%) ASP.NET
5 107 (43.50%) SQL Server
6 106 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (41.46%) JavaScript
8 96 (39.02%) SQL
9 95 (38.62%) HTML
10 85 (34.55%) CSS
11 81 (32.93%) Microsoft
12 80 (32.52%) .NET Framework
13 67 (27.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 66 (26.83%) Visual Studio
15 59 (23.98%) Web Services
16 51 (20.73%) Scrum
16 51 (20.73%) WCF
17 45 (18.29%) jQuery
18 39 (15.85%) Entity Framework
18 39 (15.85%) XML
19 38 (15.45%) TDD
20 37 (15.04%) HTML5
21 35 (14.23%) Microsoft Azure
22 34 (13.82%) AngularJS
23 30 (12.20%) CMS
23 30 (12.20%) SOLID
24 29 (11.79%) Oracle
24 29 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
25 28 (11.38%) ASP.NET Web API
26 27 (10.98%) Twitter Bootstrap

.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 (12.20%) CMS
2 15 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.66%) Umbraco
4 8 (3.25%) Sitefinity
5 7 (2.85%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.44%) IIS
7 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.22%) Kentico
8 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.41%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.25%) MS Office
2 8 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.28%) SaaS
3 10 (4.07%) IaaS
3 10 (4.07%) PaaS
4 5 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.41%) GitHub
5 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.85%) HTTP
2 4 (1.63%) Network Security
3 3 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (43.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.54%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (4.07%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.44%) Power BI
9 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.63%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.22%) OLTP
12 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 66 (26.83%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.66%) Subversion
3 9 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (3.25%) NUnit
5 7 (2.85%) Moq
6 6 (2.44%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.81%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.81%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.81%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.81%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.41%) JIRA
8 1 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.41%) Selenium
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (3.25%) Finance
1 8 (3.25%) Retail
2 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
2 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.81%) Advertising
3 2 (0.81%) Back Office
3 2 (0.81%) Billing
3 2 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.41%) Automotive
4 1 (0.41%) Banking
4 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (100.00%) .NET
2 125 (50.81%) ASP.NET
3 95 (38.62%) HTML
4 85 (34.55%) CSS
5 80 (32.52%) .NET Framework
6 67 (27.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (23.98%) Web Services
8 51 (20.73%) WCF
9 45 (18.29%) jQuery
10 39 (15.85%) Entity Framework
10 39 (15.85%) XML
11 37 (15.04%) HTML5
12 34 (13.82%) AngularJS
13 28 (11.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (10.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (8.94%) SOAP
16 21 (8.54%) REST
17 18 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 17 (6.91%) RESTful
19 15 (6.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.47%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.25%) Data Conversion
3 4 (1.63%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.81%) iPad
5 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.81%) Replication
6 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.41%) NHS
6 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.32%) Windows
2 5 (2.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.41%) Android
3 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (58.13%) MVC
2 106 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (20.73%) Scrum
4 38 (15.45%) TDD
5 30 (12.20%) SOLID
6 29 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (9.76%) OO
8 23 (9.35%) Web Development
9 21 (8.54%) BDD
10 17 (6.91%) Data Modelling
11 16 (6.50%) OOD
11 16 (6.50%) Software Engineering
11 16 (6.50%) Waterfall
12 15 (6.10%) ETL
12 15 (6.10%) Migration
13 14 (5.69%) CRM
14 13 (5.28%) Continuous Deployment
15 12 (4.88%) E-Commerce
15 12 (4.88%) Kanban
15 12 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 215 (87.40%) C#
2 102 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 96 (39.02%) SQL
4 22 (8.94%) T-SQL
4 22 (8.94%) VB.NET
5 15 (6.10%) Java
6 11 (4.47%) PHP
7 8 (3.25%) VB
8 7 (2.85%) Ruby
9 6 (2.44%) XAML
10 4 (1.63%) C
11 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.22%) VB6
11 3 (1.22%) XPath
12 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.41%) C++
13 1 (0.41%) Python
13 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (5.28%) Degree
2 5 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.41%) HL7
3 1 (0.41%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (4.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.81%) MOM
2 2 (0.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 81 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.79%) Oracle
3 10 (4.07%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.63%) CA
4 4 (1.63%) SevOne
4 4 (1.63%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.81%) Telerik
6 1 (0.41%) Birst
6 1 (0.41%) CODA
6 1 (0.41%) Ektron
6 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.41%) SAP
Coventry
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