The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 46 48
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.41% 2.34% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.39% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 9
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +4.47%  
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 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 406 460 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.08% 97.87% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 221 370
Median daily rate £475 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 108 46
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.96% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
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 Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Essex

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Essex

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Essex

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Chelmsford +5 1 £433 - 3
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
4 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 11 (78.57%) Entity Framework
4 11 (78.57%) MVC
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
5 10 (71.43%) Performance Optimisation
5 10 (71.43%) SOLID
5 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
5 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
5 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) WinForms
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 1 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) Entity Framework
4 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
1 11 (78.57%) TDD
2 10 (71.43%) Performance Optimisation
2 10 (71.43%) SOLID
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
3 1 (7.14%) Office Automation
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) IFRS
1 1 (7.14%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
1 1 (7.14%) Mapbox
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Colchester
Noir Consulting
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago