Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 14 December 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.

.NET Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 39 37
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 111 150 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.47% 4.59% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 4.78% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 94 126
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +6.56% -2.40%
10th Percentile £270 £262 £228
90th Percentile £410 £413 £425
England median daily rate £400 £370 £355
% change year-on-year +8.11% +4.23% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £43.00 £37.50 £36.70
90th Percentile £47.00 £42.50 £48.13
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 3041 3139 3050
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.15% 95.99% 96.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 1961 1826
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £213 £219
90th Percentile £550 £560 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 134 183
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £23.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

.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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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
Leicestershire -10 47 £320 +6.67% 12
Nottinghamshire -12 28 £354 -2.75% 22
Derbyshire +4 20 £379 +37.68% 6
Northamptonshire -2 13 £350 -3.45% 1
Lincolnshire -6 10 £275 -11.29% 3
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, .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 East Midlands region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (80.18%) C#
3 71 (63.96%) MVC
4 66 (59.46%) SQL Server
4 66 (59.46%) ASP.NET
5 50 (45.05%) JavaScript
6 47 (42.34%) CSS
7 44 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (38.74%) HTML
9 37 (33.33%) SQL
10 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (27.93%) jQuery
11 29 (26.13%) TDD
11 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (25.23%) .NET Framework
13 27 (24.32%) Unit Testing
14 26 (23.42%) Microsoft
15 25 (22.52%) HTML5
16 23 (20.72%) Web Services
17 22 (19.82%) CSS3
18 21 (18.92%) Git (software)
18 21 (18.92%) React
19 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (16.22%) AngularJS
19 18 (16.22%) CMS
20 16 (14.41%) WCF
21 14 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
21 14 (12.61%) .NET Core
22 13 (11.71%) KnockoutJS
22 13 (11.71%) Entity Framework

.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 18 (16.22%) CMS
2 8 (7.21%) Umbraco
3 6 (5.41%) IIS
4 3 (2.70%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.90%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.90%) Kentico
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.80%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.90%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Intranet
1 3 (2.70%) SMS
2 1 (0.90%) ATM
2 1 (0.90%) FTP
2 1 (0.90%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.70%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.70%) Power BI
7 3 (2.70%) Redis
8 2 (1.80%) GIS
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.90%) Big Data
9 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.90%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 21 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.71%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.41%) NUnit
4 4 (3.60%) MSTest
4 4 (3.60%) ReSharper
4 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.70%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.80%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.80%) Subversion
6 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.90%) git-flow
7 1 (0.90%) JIRA
7 1 (0.90%) Moq
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Retail
3 4 (3.60%) Electronics
3 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.60%) Marketing
3 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Games
4 1 (0.90%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 47 (42.34%) CSS
4 43 (38.74%) HTML
5 31 (27.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (27.93%) jQuery
6 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (25.23%) .NET Framework
8 25 (22.52%) HTML5
9 23 (20.72%) Web Services
10 22 (19.82%) CSS3
11 21 (18.92%) React
12 18 (16.22%) AngularJS
12 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (14.41%) WCF
14 14 (12.61%) .NET Core
15 13 (11.71%) Entity Framework
15 13 (11.71%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (9.91%) Node.js
17 10 (9.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) User Experience
4 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.90%) iPad
5 1 (0.90%) iPhone
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) Windows
2 1 (0.90%) Android
2 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (63.96%) MVC
2 44 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.13%) TDD
4 27 (24.32%) Unit Testing
5 14 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (11.71%) Scrum
7 12 (10.81%) Front End Development
8 11 (9.91%) Microservices
8 11 (9.91%) Test Automation
8 11 (9.91%) Web Development
9 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.31%) SOLID
12 6 (5.41%) SDLC
13 5 (4.50%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (4.50%) Software Engineering
14 4 (3.60%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Architecture
14 4 (3.60%) Multithreading
14 4 (3.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (80.18%) C#
2 50 (45.05%) JavaScript
3 37 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (8.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.70%) R
6 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.80%) VB
6 2 (1.80%) VB6
7 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.90%) ES6
7 1 (0.90%) Java
7 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.90%) PHP
7 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.90%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.70%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) PMO
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.91%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.41%) SAP
3 3 (2.70%) Google
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle
3 3 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.80%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.90%) Remedy
5 1 (0.90%) Tableau
5 1 (0.90%) Twitter