The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 22 June 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 of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 63 46
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 82 71 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.53% 2.78% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 2.89% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 54 64
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2175 2457 2938
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.75% 96.24% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1263 1406 1744
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 191 256
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 28 £300 -14.28% 23
Hertfordshire +15 26 £355 +1.42% 33
Suffolk +12 7 £420 +29.23% 9
Norfolk +2 7 £313 -10.71% 5
Bedfordshire -10 6 £363 +11.53% 3
Essex -24 6 £400 +14.28% 6
East Anglia - 1 £525 -
.NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 of England region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 128 (86.49%) C#
3 80 (54.05%) SQL Server
4 74 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 66 (44.59%) MVC
6 63 (42.57%) SQL
7 62 (41.89%) JavaScript
8 57 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (34.46%) TDD
10 47 (31.76%) HTML
10 47 (31.76%) .NET Framework
11 45 (30.41%) CSS
12 42 (28.38%) AngularJS
13 37 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 35 (23.65%) jQuery
15 34 (22.97%) Microsoft
16 32 (21.62%) Entity Framework
17 30 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web API
18 29 (19.59%) Web Services
18 29 (19.59%) XML
19 28 (18.92%) Visual Studio
20 27 (18.24%) ASP.NET MVC
21 26 (17.57%) WCF
22 22 (14.86%) Git (software)
23 19 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 18 (12.16%) SDLC
24 18 (12.16%) RESTful
25 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
26 15 (10.14%) JSON
26 15 (10.14%) KnockoutJS

.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 (6.76%) CMS
1 10 (6.76%) IIS
2 7 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.03%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.03%) Drupal
5 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.03%) WordPress
6 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.03%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.35%) GitHub
4 2 (1.35%) PaaS
4 2 (1.35%) Route 53
4 2 (1.35%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) Internet
2 3 (2.03%) Intranet
3 2 (1.35%) DNS
3 2 (1.35%) IMAP
3 2 (1.35%) SMTP
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.68%) NFC
4 1 (0.68%) SMPP
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.03%) QlikView
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.35%) MySQL
7 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) GIS
Development Applications
1 37 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 22 (14.86%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.73%) NUnit
5 6 (4.05%) Subversion
6 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.38%) Moq
7 4 (2.70%) JIRA
7 4 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.35%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.68%) gulp
9 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.68%) MSTest
9 1 (0.68%) Protractor
9 1 (0.68%) Selenium
9 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (4.05%) Finance
2 5 (3.38%) Retail
3 3 (2.03%) Billing
4 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 47 (31.76%) .NET Framework
3 47 (31.76%) HTML
4 45 (30.41%) CSS
5 42 (28.38%) AngularJS
6 35 (23.65%) jQuery
7 32 (21.62%) Entity Framework
8 30 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (19.59%) Web Services
9 29 (19.59%) XML
10 27 (18.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (17.57%) WCF
12 18 (12.16%) RESTful
13 15 (10.14%) JSON
13 15 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (8.78%) HTML5
14 13 (8.78%) XSLT
15 12 (8.11%) CSS3
15 12 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.73%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.70%) NHS
3 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.35%) Tandem
3 2 (1.35%) W3C
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) DataPower
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.14%) Windows
2 4 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.59%) MVC
2 57 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.46%) TDD
4 18 (12.16%) SDLC
5 15 (10.14%) SOLID
6 13 (8.78%) E-Commerce
7 12 (8.11%) Web Development
8 11 (7.43%) Scrum
9 10 (6.76%) Performance Optimisation
10 9 (6.08%) OO
11 7 (4.73%) CRM
12 6 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.05%) Project Management
12 6 (4.05%) Test Automation
12 6 (4.05%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.05%) Web Application Development
13 5 (3.38%) Data Protection
13 5 (3.38%) Migration
13 5 (3.38%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (3.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (86.49%) C#
2 63 (42.57%) SQL
3 62 (41.89%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.78%) T-SQL
4 13 (8.78%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.70%) Java
5 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.03%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.03%) Python
7 2 (1.35%) C++
7 2 (1.35%) Tcl
7 2 (1.35%) VBScript
8 1 (0.68%) Delphi
8 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.68%) VB
8 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (4.05%) Degree
2 5 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.03%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) IFRS
2 1 (0.68%) IFRS 9
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 34 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.05%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.03%) Telerik
3 3 (2.03%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.35%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.35%) IBM
4 2 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.68%) Borland
5 1 (0.68%) Embarcadero
5 1 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) Mapbox
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