The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in 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.

Senior .NET Developer
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 465 526 489
Rank change year-on-year +61 -37  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 125 111 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 95 93
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £348
% change year-on-year +3.00% +7.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40770 47086 48496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.72% 95.05% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26583 31109 30993
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1252 1361 1876
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in England

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in England

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior .NET Developer in England

Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in England

Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer within the 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
London +38 72 £450 +5.88% 36
Yorkshire +41 17 £325 -27.77% 7
South East +11 12 £419 +4.68% 23
South West +22 10 £500 +14.94% 7
West Midlands +20 4 £275 -28.10% 5
North West +16 4 - - 12
East Midlands -6 4 - - 10
North East +66 2 £388 +26.01% 2
Senior .NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior .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 Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 264 (100.00%) .NET
2 235 (89.02%) C#
3 152 (57.58%) MVC
4 150 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (52.27%) ASP.NET
6 134 (50.76%) SQL Server
7 125 (47.35%) JavaScript
8 106 (40.15%) SQL
9 104 (39.39%) TDD
10 101 (38.26%) AngularJS
11 84 (31.82%) HTML
12 77 (29.17%) .NET Framework
12 77 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 75 (28.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 70 (26.52%) CSS
15 67 (25.38%) Entity Framework
16 64 (24.24%) Scrum
17 59 (22.35%) Finance
18 55 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
19 51 (19.32%) jQuery
20 46 (17.42%) T-SQL
21 45 (17.05%) Microsoft
22 39 (14.77%) E-Commerce
22 39 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
23 38 (14.39%) Unit Testing
24 36 (13.64%) WCF
25 34 (12.88%) DevOps
26 32 (12.12%) REST
26 32 (12.12%) BDD
27 30 (11.36%) Windows

Senior .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 16 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.79%) CMS
3 9 (3.41%) NServiceBus
3 9 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.65%) IIS
5 6 (2.27%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.14%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.76%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.76%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.38%) Captiva
9 1 (0.38%) Drupal
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (9.85%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.41%) GitHub
4 6 (2.27%) SaaS
5 4 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.38%) IaaS
7 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.14%) HTTP
2 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.76%) Internet
2 2 (0.76%) IP Telephony
2 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.38%) Firewall
3 1 (0.38%) Skype
3 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (50.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (7.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.44%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (3.79%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.41%) Redis
7 9 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.14%) HPCC
10 3 (1.14%) MySQL
10 3 (1.14%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.76%) Power BI
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 25 (9.47%) TeamCity
1 25 (9.47%) Visual Studio
2 23 (8.71%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.68%) NUnit
5 14 (5.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (3.79%) MSTest
7 8 (3.03%) Moq
7 8 (3.03%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.89%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.89%) ReSharper
8 5 (1.89%) Selenium
9 4 (1.52%) JIRA
9 4 (1.52%) JSUnit
9 4 (1.52%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.52%) NuGet
9 4 (1.52%) Subversion
10 3 (1.14%) GoCD
10 3 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.14%) WiX
General
1 59 (22.35%) Finance
2 25 (9.47%) Banking
3 7 (2.65%) Marketing
4 4 (1.52%) Advertising
4 4 (1.52%) Automotive
4 4 (1.52%) Front Office
4 4 (1.52%) Publishing
5 3 (1.14%) Back Office
5 3 (1.14%) Retail
6 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (100.00%) .NET
2 138 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 101 (38.26%) AngularJS
4 84 (31.82%) HTML
5 77 (29.17%) .NET Framework
5 77 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 75 (28.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 70 (26.52%) CSS
8 67 (25.38%) Entity Framework
9 51 (19.32%) jQuery
10 36 (13.64%) WCF
11 32 (12.12%) REST
12 27 (10.23%) HTML5
13 26 (9.85%) WPF
14 24 (9.09%) RESTful
14 24 (9.09%) Web Services
15 22 (8.33%) NHibernate
16 18 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
17 16 (6.06%) XML
18 14 (5.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (5.30%) User Experience
3 13 (4.92%) Fixed Income
4 10 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.79%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.41%) Blog
5 9 (3.41%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.65%) NHS
7 5 (1.89%) Derivative
7 5 (1.89%) Fintech
7 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.52%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.76%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.76%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.76%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.36%) Windows
2 2 (0.76%) Android
2 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (57.58%) MVC
2 150 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (39.39%) TDD
4 64 (24.24%) Scrum
5 39 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (14.77%) E-Commerce
6 38 (14.39%) Unit Testing
7 34 (12.88%) DevOps
8 32 (12.12%) BDD
9 28 (10.61%) SDLC
10 27 (10.23%) SOLID
11 24 (9.09%) Microservices
11 24 (9.09%) OO
12 23 (8.71%) SOA
13 22 (8.33%) Front End Development
14 19 (7.20%) MVVM
14 19 (7.20%) Web Development
15 18 (6.82%) Software Engineering
16 17 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 235 (89.02%) C#
2 125 (47.35%) JavaScript
3 106 (40.15%) SQL
4 46 (17.42%) T-SQL
5 14 (5.30%) TypeScript
6 10 (3.79%) ES6
6 10 (3.79%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.41%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.03%) Java
9 7 (2.65%) Ruby
9 7 (2.65%) Scala
10 6 (2.27%) C++
11 4 (1.52%) VB
12 3 (1.14%) C
12 3 (1.14%) Python
12 3 (1.14%) VB6
12 3 (1.14%) VBA
13 2 (0.76%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.76%) F#
14 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (3.79%) Degree
2 6 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.20%) Oracle
3 6 (2.27%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.52%) Apigee
4 4 (1.52%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.14%) SAP
6 2 (0.76%) New Relic
6 2 (0.76%) Telerik
7 1 (0.38%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.38%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.38%) EMC
7 1 (0.38%) Google
7 1 (0.38%) Kofax
7 1 (0.38%) Reuters
7 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.38%) Solace
7 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago