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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 57 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 67 106 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.78% 4.51% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 4.78% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 65 43
Median daily rate £350 £325 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.42 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.71% +15.44%

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
2265 2219 2009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.02% 94.51% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1201 1163
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 103 164
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

.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 16 January 2017.

.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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham 0 22 £340 +8.80% 21
Coventry -7 14 £355 -3.40% 9
Staffordshire -9 9 £350 +13.82% 17
Solihull -11 7 £350 -6.66% 3
Shropshire +6 2 £350 -
Warwickshire -11 2 £368 +13.07% 11
Worcestershire - 2 £345 - 8
Walsall +1 1 £375 +20.96%
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, .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.

1 200 (100.00%) .NET
2 172 (86.00%) C#
3 132 (66.00%) MVC
4 112 (56.00%) ASP.NET
5 101 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (46.50%) SQL Server
7 89 (44.50%) .NET Framework
8 81 (40.50%) JavaScript
9 76 (38.00%) HTML
10 75 (37.50%) SQL
11 69 (34.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 65 (32.50%) Microsoft
13 63 (31.50%) Entity Framework
14 59 (29.50%) Scrum
15 55 (27.50%) CSS
16 54 (27.00%) Visual Studio
17 53 (26.50%) Web Services
17 53 (26.50%) WCF
18 51 (25.50%) jQuery
19 46 (23.00%) SOLID
20 40 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
20 40 (20.00%) AngularJS
21 34 (17.00%) XML
22 33 (16.50%) TDD
23 30 (15.00%) OO
23 30 (15.00%) HTML5
24 29 (14.50%) Microsoft Azure
25 28 (14.00%) OOD
26 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
26 25 (12.50%) Subversion

.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 18 (9.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.50%) CMS
3 4 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.00%) IIS
4 3 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.50%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.50%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 10 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.00%) MS Office
2 4 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.50%) CATIA
4 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.00%) SaaS
3 13 (6.50%) IaaS
4 11 (5.50%) PaaS
5 5 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.50%) Office 365
7 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) Network Security
2 1 (0.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (46.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (7.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.50%) Power BI
5 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.00%) MySQL
7 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (27.00%) Visual Studio
2 25 (12.50%) Subversion
3 24 (12.00%) NUnit
4 21 (10.50%) Moq
5 18 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (7.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (4.00%) CruiseControl
8 6 (3.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.00%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.50%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.50%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.00%) JIRA
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.50%) MSTest
12 1 (0.50%) NuGet
12 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 9 (4.50%) Finance
1 9 (4.50%) Retail
2 3 (1.50%) Advertising
2 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.50%) Marketing
3 2 (1.00%) Billing
3 2 (1.00%) Electronics
3 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.50%) Automotive
4 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 89 (44.50%) .NET Framework
4 76 (38.00%) HTML
5 69 (34.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 63 (31.50%) Entity Framework
7 55 (27.50%) CSS
8 53 (26.50%) WCF
8 53 (26.50%) Web Services
9 51 (25.50%) jQuery
10 40 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 34 (17.00%) XML
12 30 (15.00%) HTML5
13 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (8.00%) RESTful
16 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (6.00%) Dapper ORM
17 12 (6.00%) SOAP
18 11 (5.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.50%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.50%) iPad
4 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.50%) User Experience
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.50%) Linux
2 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (66.00%) MVC
2 101 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (29.50%) Scrum
4 46 (23.00%) SOLID
5 40 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (16.50%) TDD
7 30 (15.00%) OO
8 28 (14.00%) OOD
9 18 (9.00%) BDD
9 18 (9.00%) Web Development
10 15 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (7.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 14 (7.00%) Kanban
12 13 (6.50%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (6.50%) CQRS
12 13 (6.50%) E-Commerce
13 11 (5.50%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
14 9 (4.50%) ETL
14 9 (4.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 172 (86.00%) C#
2 81 (40.50%) JavaScript
3 75 (37.50%) SQL
4 20 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (7.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.50%) XAML
7 6 (3.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.00%) VB
9 3 (1.50%) C
9 3 (1.50%) Java
9 3 (1.50%) PHP
9 3 (1.50%) XPath
10 2 (1.00%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.50%) C++
11 1 (0.50%) Python
11 1 (0.50%) VB6
11 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (1.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.50%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 65 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.50%) Oracle
3 6 (3.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.00%) SAP
4 2 (1.00%) VMware
5 1 (0.50%) Birst
5 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable on skill set
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - 375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £550 - £613 per day
Posted: 3 days ago