Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Programmer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 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 Programmer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 853 804
Rank change year-on-year +8 -49 -37
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 6 13 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.013% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.014% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 48
England median daily rate £500 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £348 £280 £263
90th Percentile £580 £510 £500
UK median daily rate £475 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
England median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK median hourly rate - - £42.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89936 92818 97863
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59957 61108 63299
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2672 2997 3790
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%

.NET Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Programmer in England

.NET Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Programmer in England

.NET Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Programmer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Programmer in England

.NET Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Programmer in England

.NET Programmer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Programmer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
London -35 5 £500 +38.89% 1
South East +7 1 £325 -13.33%
.NET Programmer
UK

.NET Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, .NET Programmer 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 England region featuring .NET Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) MiFID
5 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (16.67%) Capita
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) Derivative
6 1 (16.67%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Microservices

.NET Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (16.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Capita
1 1 (16.67%) CQG
1 1 (16.67%) Fidessa
1 1 (16.67%) FIS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SunGard