Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 25 November 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.

.NET Developer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 61 56
Rank change year-on-year -23 -5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 46 45 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.96% 2.60% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.79% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 35 54
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £338 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -11.76% -1.29%
10th Percentile £325 £288 £282
90th Percentile £444 £460 £438
South East median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £33.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +29.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2232 1612 2528
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 93.07% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 843 1274
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £213 £225
90th Percentile £525 £543 £514
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 80 107
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.14
90th Percentile £42.67 £38.88 £31.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.38% +2.29% +18.75%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Buckinghamshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Buckinghamshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Buckinghamshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Buckinghamshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 41 £375 +3.45% 7
High Wycombe -3 6 £363 +20.83% 1
Beaconsfield - 1 £300 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £325 -
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (93.48%) C#
3 34 (73.91%) ASP.NET
4 31 (67.39%) MVC
5 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
6 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
7 18 (39.13%) AngularJS
8 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (36.96%) SQL
8 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
9 16 (34.78%) TDD
10 14 (30.43%) SOLID
10 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (26.09%) HTML
13 11 (23.91%) Finance
13 11 (23.91%) Web Development
13 11 (23.91%) jQuery
14 10 (21.74%) WCF
15 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
15 9 (19.57%) CSS
16 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (15.22%) SDLC
17 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
18 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 6 (13.04%) XML
18 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
18 6 (13.04%) BDD
18 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) NServiceBus
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 18 (39.13%) AngularJS
4 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (26.09%) HTML
7 11 (23.91%) jQuery
8 10 (21.74%) WCF
9 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
9 9 (19.57%) CSS
10 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (13.04%) XML
12 5 (10.87%) CSS3
12 5 (10.87%) HTML5
13 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (8.70%) WPF
14 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 3 (6.52%) React
14 3 (6.52%) REST
14 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) MVC
2 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) TDD
4 14 (30.43%) SOLID
5 11 (23.91%) Web Development
6 7 (15.22%) SDLC
7 6 (13.04%) BDD
8 5 (10.87%) OOP
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
9 3 (6.52%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.52%) Robotic Process Automation
10 2 (4.35%) CQRS
10 2 (4.35%) Kanban
10 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
10 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 17 (36.96%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) C
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
1 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO