Period
to 21 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 September 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 47 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 -25
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 107 130 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.89% 4.10% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 4.33% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 96 78
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £184
90th Percentile £489 £389 £388
England median daily rate £425 £388 £353
% change year-on-year +9.68% +9.93% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,616 3,001 3,070
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.02% 94.55% 96.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,625 1,836 1,919
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £225 £235
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 162 120
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £13.86 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.83% +6.62% -
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.75 £8.75
90th Percentile £43.08 £42.38 £25.20
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.39% -1.58% +6.92%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the East Midlands

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in the East Midlands

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in the East Midlands

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in the East Midlands

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 35 £375 +7.14% 31
Leicestershire -8 33 £340 +13.33% 20
Northamptonshire -17 18 £425 +41.67% 24
Derbyshire +15 13 £350 +10.24% 9
Lincolnshire -2 1 - - 9
.NET Developer
England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 East Midlands region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (92.52%) C#
3 56 (52.34%) ASP.NET
4 54 (50.47%) SQL
5 48 (44.86%) JavaScript
5 48 (44.86%) SQL Server
6 46 (42.99%) MVC
7 44 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (33.64%) .NET Framework
8 36 (33.64%) HTML
9 31 (28.97%) TDD
10 28 (26.17%) Scrum
11 23 (21.50%) CSS
11 23 (21.50%) AngularJS
12 22 (20.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (20.56%) Web Services
13 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (18.69%) Unit Testing
15 19 (17.76%) Git (software)
15 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
15 19 (17.76%) Microservices
16 18 (16.82%) XML
16 18 (16.82%) jQuery
16 18 (16.82%) WCF
17 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
18 14 (13.08%) Visual Studio
18 14 (13.08%) Oracle
19 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
19 13 (12.15%) Translating Business Requirements
20 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (7.48%) CMS
2 5 (4.67%) Umbraco
3 4 (3.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.80%) IIS
4 3 (2.80%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.87%) DNN
5 2 (1.87%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.74%) Trello
3 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.80%) SMS
3 2 (1.87%) FTP
3 2 (1.87%) HTTP
3 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.87%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (44.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.41%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.54%) Redis
5 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.87%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.87%) Power BI
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.93%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (17.76%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.08%) Visual Studio
3 11 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (8.41%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.54%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (5.61%) JIRA
7 5 (4.67%) NUnit
7 5 (4.67%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.74%) Selenium
9 3 (2.80%) Subversion
10 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.93%) Protractor
10 1 (0.93%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Code
10 1 (0.93%) WebStorm
General
1 11 (10.28%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Retail
3 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (52.34%) ASP.NET
3 36 (33.64%) .NET Framework
3 36 (33.64%) HTML
4 23 (21.50%) AngularJS
4 23 (21.50%) CSS
5 22 (20.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (20.56%) Web Services
6 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (16.82%) jQuery
7 18 (16.82%) WCF
7 18 (16.82%) XML
8 12 (11.21%) React
8 12 (11.21%) WPF
9 11 (10.28%) CSS3
9 11 (10.28%) HTML5
10 10 (9.35%) Entity Framework
10 10 (9.35%) Node.js
11 9 (8.41%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (7.48%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.87%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.87%) iPad
5 2 (1.87%) iPhone
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.35%) Windows
2 3 (2.80%) Linux
3 2 (1.87%) Android
3 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) MVC
2 44 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (28.97%) TDD
4 28 (26.17%) Scrum
5 20 (18.69%) Unit Testing
6 19 (17.76%) Microservices
7 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
8 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
8 13 (12.15%) Translating Business Requirements
9 10 (9.35%) MVVM
9 10 (9.35%) SOA
10 9 (8.41%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.48%) SOLID
12 7 (6.54%) BDD
12 7 (6.54%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (6.54%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 7 (6.54%) OO
12 7 (6.54%) OWASP
13 6 (5.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 99 (92.52%) C#
2 54 (50.47%) SQL
3 48 (44.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.21%) T-SQL
5 11 (10.28%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.74%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.80%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.87%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.87%) Java
8 2 (1.87%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.93%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.93%) PHP
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
2 8 (7.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.54%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.93%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.80%) Splunk
5 2 (1.87%) Google
5 2 (1.87%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter