The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 30 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.

.NET Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 22 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 5 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.99% 3.80% 8.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 3.92% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £288 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.28% -1.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £279 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £311 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 162 153 151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.01% 96.84% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 55 90
Median daily rate £340 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.03% +13.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Leicester

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Leicester

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leicester region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) MVC
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) Advertising
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (18.75%) WCF
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5
10 3 (18.75%) RESTful
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
10 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) RESTful
7 3 (18.75%) WCF
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) SOAP
8 2 (12.50%) XHTML
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) XSD
8 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) EPoS
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) SOLID
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
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