Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 36 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 +2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 61 24 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 7.16% 3.73% 8.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.56% 3.93% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 16 50
Coventry median daily rate £450 £352 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.02% -12.13% +33.33%
10th Percentile £313 £271 £281
90th Percentile £525 £459 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £24.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £27.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 807 610 805
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.72% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 429 516
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £220 £280
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 48 36
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +10.38% -12.32%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £36.00 £28.00 £38.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.15% +12.50% -11.76%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Coventry

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Coventry

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Coventry over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Coventry

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (80.33%) JavaScript
3 47 (77.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (75.41%) ASP.NET
4 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (73.77%) MVC
5 45 (73.77%) C#
6 43 (70.49%) HTML
6 43 (70.49%) CSS
7 42 (68.85%) Scrum
7 42 (68.85%) Git (software)
7 42 (68.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (67.21%) BDD
9 40 (65.57%) Kanban
10 39 (63.93%) SQL Server
11 38 (62.30%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (62.30%) Enterprise Software
11 38 (62.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (60.66%) TDD
13 36 (59.02%) Web Services
14 34 (55.74%) Dapper ORM
15 29 (47.54%) .NET Framework
16 26 (42.62%) SOLID
17 21 (34.43%) SQL
18 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
19 15 (24.59%) User Experience
20 14 (22.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
21 10 (16.39%) Greenfield Project
22 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 6 (9.84%) RESTful

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 47 (77.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (63.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (68.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) Grunt
4 1 (1.64%) gulp
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (75.41%) ASP.NET
3 43 (70.49%) CSS
3 43 (70.49%) HTML
4 42 (68.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (62.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 36 (59.02%) Web Services
7 34 (55.74%) Dapper ORM
8 29 (47.54%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (9.84%) RESTful
11 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.92%) .NET Core
12 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Core
13 2 (3.28%) jQuery
13 2 (3.28%) Kendo UI
13 2 (3.28%) React
14 1 (1.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (62.30%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (24.59%) User Experience
3 10 (16.39%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (73.77%) MVC
3 42 (68.85%) Scrum
4 41 (67.21%) BDD
5 40 (65.57%) Kanban
6 38 (62.30%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (60.66%) TDD
8 26 (42.62%) SOLID
9 14 (22.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
11 3 (4.92%) Web Development
12 2 (3.28%) Cross-Browser Development
12 2 (3.28%) Front End Development
12 2 (3.28%) Pair Programming
13 1 (1.64%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 1 (1.64%) Logistics
13 1 (1.64%) SEO
13 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (1.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (80.33%) JavaScript
2 45 (73.77%) C#
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) WCAG
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Telerik
3 1 (1.64%) Capita