Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £385 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 June 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 of England
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 61 57
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 124 149 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.80% 3.36% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 3.53% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 103 112
East of England median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £288 £239 £276
90th Percentile £450 £450 £425
England median daily rate £413 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
East of England median hourly rate - £27.00 -
England median hourly rate £46.00 £41.75 £43.00
% change year-on-year +10.18% -2.91% +22.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,189 4,215 4,786
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.91% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,361 2,504 2,764
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £193 £200 £210
90th Percentile £575 £566 £550
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 324 361
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -16.28% +7.50%
10th Percentile £11.38 £10.51 £12.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £47.50 £50.59
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.99
% change year-on-year -1.07% -6.46% +14.24%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in the East of England

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in the East of England

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in the East of England

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in the East of England

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Hertfordshire -16 41 £380 +12.59% 29
Suffolk +11 30 £413 +10.00% 8
Cambridgeshire -14 28 £400 +33.33% 22
Norfolk +6 14 £300 -7.69% 9
Bedfordshire -3 10 £400 +10.34% 8
Essex +3 2 £350 -12.50% 10
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 of England region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 124 (100.00%) .NET
2 105 (84.68%) C#
3 80 (64.52%) ASP.NET
4 63 (50.81%) SQL Server
5 59 (47.58%) MVC
6 53 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (37.90%) HTML
8 46 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (35.48%) SQL
10 43 (34.68%) CSS
11 38 (30.65%) JavaScript
11 38 (30.65%) TDD
12 37 (29.84%) jQuery
13 34 (27.42%) Visual Studio
13 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
13 34 (27.42%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (23.39%) HTML5
15 26 (20.97%) AngularJS
16 22 (17.74%) CSS3
16 22 (17.74%) .NET Framework
17 20 (16.13%) Web Services
17 20 (16.13%) ASP.NET Core
18 19 (15.32%) .NET Core
18 19 (15.32%) Angular 2
19 17 (13.71%) Greenfield Project
19 17 (13.71%) WCF
20 16 (12.90%) VB.NET
20 16 (12.90%) REST
20 16 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
21 15 (12.10%) Windows

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.03%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Confluence
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.61%) Serverless
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) NuGet
4 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (50.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.61%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.81%) MySQL
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 34 (27.42%) Visual Studio
2 15 (12.10%) NUnit
3 14 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.26%) ReSharper
6 7 (5.65%) MSTest
6 7 (5.65%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (4.84%) Grunt
7 6 (4.84%) gulp
8 5 (4.03%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.42%) JIRA
10 2 (1.61%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.81%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.81%) FxCop
11 1 (0.81%) Mocha
11 1 (0.81%) Sinon.JS
11 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.81%) StyleCop
11 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (8.87%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Advertising
3 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.61%) Games
4 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 47 (37.90%) HTML
4 46 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (34.68%) CSS
6 37 (29.84%) jQuery
7 34 (27.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 29 (23.39%) HTML5
9 26 (20.97%) AngularJS
10 22 (17.74%) .NET Framework
10 22 (17.74%) CSS3
11 20 (16.13%) ASP.NET Core
11 20 (16.13%) Web Services
12 19 (15.32%) .NET Core
12 19 (15.32%) Angular 2
13 17 (13.71%) WCF
14 16 (12.90%) REST
15 14 (11.29%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (11.29%) XHTML
16 13 (10.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) Tandem
4 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.61%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.81%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) Life Science
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) MVS
2 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.58%) MVC
2 53 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (30.65%) TDD
4 13 (10.48%) BDD
4 13 (10.48%) Web Development
5 10 (8.06%) Microservices
6 9 (7.26%) SOLID
7 8 (6.45%) API Development
7 8 (6.45%) Refactoring
7 8 (6.45%) Scrum
8 7 (5.65%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.65%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.84%) CQRS
9 6 (4.84%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.03%) DevOps
10 5 (4.03%) OO
10 5 (4.03%) Web Application Development
11 4 (3.23%) Asynchronous Programming
11 4 (3.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 105 (84.68%) C#
2 44 (35.48%) SQL
3 38 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 12 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.26%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.03%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.42%) PHP
8 3 (2.42%) VB
8 3 (2.42%) VBScript
9 2 (1.61%) Java
9 2 (1.61%) XAML
10 1 (0.81%) JCL
10 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.81%) VB6
10 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) PhD
2 2 (1.61%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Kibana
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Capita
3 5 (4.03%) Google
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle
4 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.61%) Telerik
5 1 (0.81%) Facebook
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) VMware