Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 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.

Senior .NET Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 218 237
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 25 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 31
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £363
90th Percentile £659 £563 £588
Central London median daily rate £525 £450 £436
% change year-on-year +16.67% +3.15% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6765 6392 8566
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 95.45% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 5073 6726
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 78 124
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.16% -4.79% +4.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £29.40 £48.12 £39.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.17 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -4.64% +5.88%

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

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 November 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) C#
3 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Finance
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (36.00%) MVC
7 9 (36.00%) TDD
8 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (28.00%) HTML
9 7 (28.00%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (24.00%) Banking
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (20.00%) WCF
11 5 (20.00%) NUnit
12 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (16.00%) Front Office
12 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (16.00%) CSS
12 4 (16.00%) Python
12 4 (16.00%) Release Management
12 4 (16.00%) jQuery
12 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
12 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework

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 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) FileNet
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) Power BI
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Aerospike
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) NUnit
2 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Moq
3 3 (12.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (12.00%) MSTest
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Front Office
4 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Games
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Law
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (20.00%) WCF
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) CSS
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) React
6 4 (16.00%) REST
7 3 (12.00%) .NET Core
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) Aurelia
7 3 (12.00%) Middleware
7 3 (12.00%) RESTful
7 3 (12.00%) SOAP
7 3 (12.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.00%) Derivative
2 2 (8.00%) Equities
2 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) Release Management
4 4 (16.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) API Development
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Microservices
6 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (4.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) MiFID
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) CQG
2 2 (8.00%) Fidessa
2 2 (8.00%) FIS
2 2 (8.00%) SunGard
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.00%) Lotus
3 1 (4.00%) Tableau