The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton - - 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.33% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 41 15 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 100.00% 93.75% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 18
Median daily rate £375 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +36.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £10.92 £40.00 £10.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.71% +299.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Bolton

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Bolton.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Bolton

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in Bolton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Bolton

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bolton region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) XSD

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL