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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 51 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 107 98 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.38% 4.12% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 4.30% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 62 68
Median daily rate £345 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £166 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £375 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -86.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
.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
3022 2278 2231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 95.75% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1360 1144
Median daily rate £400 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 154 192
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

.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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -11 32 £383 +17.69% 9
Birmingham -13 26 £356 +6.34% 17
Solihull -8 8 £310 +0.40% 4
Staffordshire -14 8 £250 -21.87% 10
Warwickshire -6 7 £335 +127.11% 8
Wolverhampton +4 6 £300 +11.62% 1
Worcestershire -1 3 £325 +44.44% 4
Shropshire - 3 - - 4
Herefordshire - 1 - -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 221 (100.00%) .NET
2 191 (86.43%) C#
3 125 (56.56%) MVC
4 122 (55.20%) ASP.NET
5 102 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (43.44%) JavaScript
7 89 (40.27%) HTML
8 85 (38.46%) SQL
9 84 (38.01%) CSS
10 81 (36.65%) SQL Server
11 66 (29.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 61 (27.60%) Microsoft
13 47 (21.27%) WCF
14 46 (20.81%) Web Services
15 43 (19.46%) Visual Studio
16 41 (18.55%) Scrum
16 41 (18.55%) .NET Framework
16 41 (18.55%) jQuery
17 30 (13.57%) CMS
18 29 (13.12%) HTML5
18 29 (13.12%) AngularJS
19 28 (12.67%) TDD
20 26 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (11.76%) VB.NET
21 25 (11.31%) ASP.NET Web API
22 22 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 22 (9.95%) XML
22 22 (9.95%) Team Foundation Server
23 21 (9.50%) CSS3
23 21 (9.50%) 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 (13.57%) CMS
2 12 (5.43%) Umbraco
3 8 (3.62%) Sitefinity
4 5 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.81%) IIS
6 3 (1.36%) Kentico
7 1 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.81%) MS Office
2 4 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.36%) SaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) Heroku
4 1 (0.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
4 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.17%) HTTP
2 4 (1.81%) Internet
2 4 (1.81%) Network Security
3 2 (0.90%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.90%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (36.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.43%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.71%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.26%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.81%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.36%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.36%) OLTP
10 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.90%) Big Data
11 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.90%) Power BI
12 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (19.46%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.26%) NUnit
5 3 (1.36%) Selenium
6 2 (0.90%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.90%) Subversion
7 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.45%) JIRA
7 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.45%) Moq
7 1 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (4.98%) Finance
2 7 (3.17%) Retail
3 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.90%) Back Office
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.45%) Games
5 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (55.20%) ASP.NET
3 89 (40.27%) HTML
4 84 (38.01%) CSS
5 66 (29.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (21.27%) WCF
7 46 (20.81%) Web Services
8 41 (18.55%) .NET Framework
8 41 (18.55%) jQuery
9 29 (13.12%) AngularJS
9 29 (13.12%) HTML5
10 25 (11.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 22 (9.95%) XML
12 21 (9.50%) CSS3
12 21 (9.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (9.05%) REST
14 15 (6.79%) Entity Framework
15 14 (6.33%) LINQ
15 14 (6.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.26%) Data Conversion
3 4 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.81%) Digital Media
3 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.36%) Fintech
5 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.90%) Internet of Things
5 2 (0.90%) 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 (7.69%) Windows
2 5 (2.26%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.36%) Linux
4 2 (0.90%) Android
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (56.56%) MVC
2 102 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (18.55%) Scrum
4 28 (12.67%) TDD
5 20 (9.05%) Software Engineering
6 16 (7.24%) Web Development
7 13 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (5.88%) CRM
8 12 (5.43%) Migration
9 11 (4.98%) BDD
9 11 (4.98%) Content Management
9 11 (4.98%) OO
10 10 (4.52%) SOLID
10 10 (4.52%) UML
11 9 (4.07%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.07%) ETL
11 9 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.07%) V-Model
11 9 (4.07%) Waterfall
12 8 (3.62%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 191 (86.43%) C#
2 96 (43.44%) JavaScript
3 85 (38.46%) SQL
4 26 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 18 (8.14%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.88%) Java
7 12 (5.43%) VB
8 10 (4.52%) PHP
9 8 (3.62%) Ruby
10 6 (2.71%) VB6
11 3 (1.36%) C
11 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.90%) Python
12 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.90%) XAML
13 1 (0.45%) XPath
13 1 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (6.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.36%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (2.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.90%) MOM
2 2 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (27.60%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.69%) Oracle
3 7 (3.17%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.81%) CA
4 4 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.81%) SevOne
4 4 (1.81%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.90%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.90%) Telerik
6 1 (0.45%) CODA
6 1 (0.45%) Ektron
6 1 (0.45%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.45%) Siemens
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