The median contractor rate for a .NET Software Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Software Developer
England / East of England
Rank 120 120 127
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.37% 0.082% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.085% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £363 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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 2053 2350 2483
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 95.85% 96.31% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1375 1403
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 169 236
Median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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

.NET Software 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 Software Developer in the East of England.

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

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

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

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

.NET Software 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 Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Bedfordshire - 4 £350 -
Hertfordshire -6 3 £450 +38.46% 1
Suffolk - 1 £375 - 1
.NET Software Developer
England

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, .NET Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
7 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
8 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
9 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
9 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Selenium
9 2 (18.18%) WCF
9 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (18.18%) ATDD
9 2 (18.18%) Protractor
9 2 (18.18%) Scrum
9 2 (18.18%) Legal
9 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 2 (18.18%) Web Services

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
1 2 (18.18%) Protractor
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) Redux
6 1 (9.09%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) ATDD
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Signal Processing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM