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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior .NET Developer
London / City of London
Rank 138 148 163
Rank change year-on-year +10 +15  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 17 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.30% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.32% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 27
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £686 £510 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - -

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 2871 3173 4972
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.22% 95.40% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2239 2525 3747
Median daily rate £500 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 78
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +11.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £45.40 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (86.11%) C#
3 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 23 (63.89%) SQL
4 23 (63.89%) MVC
5 20 (55.56%) Finance
6 16 (44.44%) T-SQL
7 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
8 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
8 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
8 11 (30.56%) Banking
9 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (19.44%) WCF
11 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (16.67%) WPF
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (16.67%) HTML
12 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 5 (13.89%) CSS
13 5 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
13 5 (13.89%) REST
13 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (13.89%) jQuery

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.78%) FileNet
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.78%) IIS
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.33%) Power BI
6 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Redis
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) NUnit
2 3 (8.33%) Build Forge
2 3 (8.33%) CruiseControl
2 3 (8.33%) Hudson
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) MSTest
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) MSBuild
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Grunt
4 1 (2.78%) gulp
4 1 (2.78%) Moq
4 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
2 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
4 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (19.44%) WCF
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) WPF
7 5 (13.89%) CSS
7 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
7 5 (13.89%) jQuery
7 5 (13.89%) REST
8 4 (11.11%) Web Services
9 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
9 3 (8.33%) J2EE
9 3 (8.33%) JPA
9 3 (8.33%) JSP
9 3 (8.33%) XML
9 3 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Credit Risk
1 3 (8.33%) Fixed Income
1 3 (8.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (5.56%) Fintech
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Equities
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) MVC
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) TDD
3 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
6 3 (8.33%) SOLID
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Catastrophe Modelling
7 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
7 2 (5.56%) Release Management
7 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) C#
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.78%) Apigee
3 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.78%) Cognos
3 1 (2.78%) Lotus
3 1 (2.78%) Telerik
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago