The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Senior .NET Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 164 181
Rank change year-on-year +14 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 15 5 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.46% 0.15% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.15% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 29
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £425 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £348
% change year-on-year +3.00% +7.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3148 3259 5509
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.51% 95.74% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2639 4250
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 99
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +1.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.57 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in the City of London

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in the City of London

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior .NET Developer in the City of London

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in the City of London

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior .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 City of London region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (90.63%) C#
3 21 (65.63%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) MVC
4 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
5 18 (56.25%) Finance
6 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
7 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
8 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
9 11 (34.38%) HTML
9 11 (34.38%) CSS
9 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (28.13%) WCF
10 9 (28.13%) WPF
11 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (25.00%) Banking
12 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
12 7 (21.88%) Entity Framework
13 6 (18.75%) MVVM
13 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (18.75%) TDD
13 6 (18.75%) jQuery
14 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
14 5 (15.63%) Ajax
14 5 (15.63%) NUnit
14 5 (15.63%) Windows

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.13%) Power BI
5 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MSTest
1 5 (15.63%) NUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Moq
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Front Office
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
3 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
5 11 (34.38%) CSS
5 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 9 (28.13%) WCF
6 9 (28.13%) WPF
7 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (21.88%) Entity Framework
9 6 (18.75%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) Ajax
11 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (12.50%) Aurelia
11 4 (12.50%) LINQ
12 3 (9.38%) React
13 2 (6.25%) HTML5 Boilerplate
13 2 (6.25%) XML
13 2 (6.25%) XSD
14 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (15.63%) NHS
3 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.25%) Derivative
3 2 (6.25%) Fintech
3 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.25%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) MVC
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.75%) MVVM
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) Release Management
7 2 (6.25%) SOA
7 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Apigee
2 1 (3.13%) Telerik
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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