Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Lead .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 January 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.

Lead .NET Developer
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 777 818 779
Rank change year-on-year +41 -39 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Lead .NET Developer 61 25 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.066% 0.028% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.029% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 15 50
England median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £355 £330 £355
90th Percentile £600 £495 £574
UK median daily rate £400 £431 £450
% change year-on-year -7.25% -4.17% +1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 87,499 85,538 93,500
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.76% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,692 56,349 60,467
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £610 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,538 2,914 3,579
England median hourly rate £18.30 £18.39 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.48% -0.61% +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.52
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.81% +12.24%

Lead .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead .NET Developer in England

Lead .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead .NET Developer in England

Lead .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead .NET Developer in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead .NET Developer in England

Lead .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lead .NET Developer in England

Lead .NET Developer
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 Lead .NET Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
London -20 20 £545 +22.53% 14
North of England +55 19 £375 - 15
Yorkshire +28 13 £375 - 5
East of England -2 11 £388 +18.32% 7
South East -24 6 £560 - 19
North West +19 5 £425 - 10
Midlands +11 4 £513 +20.52% 10
West Midlands - 4 £513 - 10
South West +11 1 £405 +8.72% 5
North East - 1 £355 -
Lead .NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Lead .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 England region featuring Lead .NET Developer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (95.08%) C#
3 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
5 30 (49.18%) HTML
5 30 (49.18%) ASP.NET
5 30 (49.18%) CSS
6 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (40.98%) MVC
7 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
8 22 (36.07%) Finance
9 20 (32.79%) TDD
10 18 (29.51%) Scrum
11 16 (26.23%) jQuery
11 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
12 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (24.59%) SQL
13 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
14 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (18.03%) Ajax
16 11 (18.03%) Web Services
16 11 (18.03%) HTML5
16 11 (18.03%) Microservices
17 10 (16.39%) SOLID
17 10 (16.39%) Oracle
17 10 (16.39%) SOA
17 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework

Lead .NET Developer 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 5 (8.20%) NServiceBus
2 4 (6.56%) CMS
3 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) Confluence
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) SMS
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) Big Data
6 1 (1.64%) DTS
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) Power BI
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.56%) MSBuild
6 3 (4.92%) Subversion
7 2 (3.28%) JIRA
7 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.64%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.64%) WiX
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Front Office
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (49.18%) ASP.NET
2 30 (49.18%) CSS
2 30 (49.18%) HTML
3 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (26.23%) jQuery
5 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
7 11 (18.03%) Ajax
7 11 (18.03%) HTML5
7 11 (18.03%) Web Services
8 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
9 9 (14.75%) CSS3
9 9 (14.75%) RESTful
9 9 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (14.75%) WCF
10 8 (13.11%) SOAP
11 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Core
11 7 (11.48%) Sass
12 6 (9.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Life Science
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) CentOS
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) SUSE
2 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) MVC
3 20 (32.79%) TDD
4 18 (29.51%) Scrum
5 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
6 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (18.03%) Microservices
8 10 (16.39%) SOA
8 10 (16.39%) SOLID
9 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.48%) Web Development
11 6 (9.84%) DevOps
12 4 (6.56%) BDD
12 4 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (6.56%) Release Management
12 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
13 3 (4.92%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (95.08%) C#
2 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.59%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.20%) Java
5 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.64%) Sybase