Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 39 37
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2 -15
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 66 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 8.62% 4.47% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.30% 4.89% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 37 28
Coventry median daily rate £450 £355 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -7.79% +14.07%
10th Percentile £317 £295 £191
90th Percentile £525 £401 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate £22.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +8.89% +9.76% -45.33%

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 710 900 670
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.69% 91.46% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 667 420
Coventry median daily rate £414 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £267 £213
90th Percentile £544 £550 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 37 42
Coventry median hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.67% -6.25% -29.48%
10th Percentile £12.68 £10.55 £10.33
90th Percentile £36.08 £27.50 £30.86
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% -6.76% +6.25%

.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 18 January 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 18 January 2018, .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 Coventry region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (90.91%) C#
3 58 (87.88%) MVC
4 44 (66.67%) TDD
5 43 (65.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 42 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (62.12%) BDD
8 40 (60.61%) Git (software)
8 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
9 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (57.58%) ASP.NET
10 38 (57.58%) Scrum
11 37 (56.06%) SQL Server
11 37 (56.06%) Kanban
12 34 (51.52%) HTML
13 32 (48.48%) CSS
13 32 (48.48%) .NET Framework
13 32 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (39.39%) SOLID
15 21 (31.82%) Dapper ORM
15 21 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
15 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (30.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 19 (28.79%) Web Services
17 19 (28.79%) SQL
18 11 (16.67%) Pair Programming
18 11 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
18 11 (16.67%) Wiki
18 11 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
19 10 (15.15%) Refactoring

.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 11 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.06%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.52%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 43 (65.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) IaaS
2 2 (3.03%) PaaS
2 2 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
1 1 (1.52%) LDAP
1 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (60.61%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Artifactory
2 2 (3.03%) GoCD
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) NuGet
3 1 (1.52%) PostCSS
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.55%) Advertising
2 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 38 (57.58%) ASP.NET
4 34 (51.52%) HTML
5 32 (48.48%) .NET Framework
5 32 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (48.48%) CSS
6 21 (31.82%) Dapper ORM
7 19 (28.79%) Web Services
8 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
9 8 (12.12%) Entity Framework
9 8 (12.12%) Node.js
10 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (7.58%) RESTful
10 5 (7.58%) WCF
11 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (6.06%) HTML5
11 4 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (6.06%) LESS
11 4 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (16.67%) Wiki
3 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.52%) DataPower
4 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Unix
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
1 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (87.88%) MVC
2 44 (66.67%) TDD
3 42 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (62.12%) BDD
5 38 (57.58%) Scrum
6 37 (56.06%) Kanban
7 26 (39.39%) SOLID
8 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (30.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 11 (16.67%) Pair Programming
11 10 (15.15%) Refactoring
11 10 (15.15%) SEO
12 8 (12.12%) Front End Development
12 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.58%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
14 4 (6.06%) Web Application Development
15 3 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
15 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
16 2 (3.03%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 60 (90.91%) C#
2 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) Ruby
5 2 (3.03%) ES6
5 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) COBOL
6 1 (1.52%) ES7
6 1 (1.52%) ES8
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) Korn
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe
2 1 (1.52%) DevExpress
2 1 (1.52%) Google
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle
2 1 (1.52%) Tableau
2 1 (1.52%) Telerik