Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £348 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 19 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 Developer
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 26 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 8.18% 7.48% 8.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.47% 7.86% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 11
Leicester median daily rate £348 £363 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.14% +23.93% -8.59%
10th Percentile £275 £284 £275
90th Percentile £395 £379 £338
Leicestershire median daily rate £315 £300 £285
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -3.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Leicester median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
Leicestershire median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Contract vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 307 280 273
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 95.24% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 189 141
Leicester median daily rate £356 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.72% +11.54% -4.41%
10th Percentile £222 £250 £180
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £338 £313
% change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 22
Leicester median hourly rate £30.00 £18.13 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.52% +47.96% -46.74%
10th Percentile £12.90 £12.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £23.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -1.79% +12.00% -37.50%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Leicester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 November 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 19 (73.08%) MVC
4 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
5 16 (61.54%) SQL
6 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
7 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (46.15%) HTML
9 12 (46.15%) CSS
10 11 (42.31%) TDD
10 11 (42.31%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (38.46%) Node.js
11 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
12 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
13 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (26.92%) React
14 7 (26.92%) CMS
15 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
15 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
16 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
16 5 (19.23%) Docker
16 5 (19.23%) Ajax
16 5 (19.23%) WCF
16 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
16 5 (19.23%) MSTest
16 5 (19.23%) XML
16 5 (19.23%) Windows

.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 7 (26.92%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MSTest
1 5 (19.23%) NUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (46.15%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
5 11 (42.31%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (38.46%) Node.js
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (26.92%) React
10 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
11 5 (19.23%) Ajax
11 5 (19.23%) WCF
11 5 (19.23%) XML
12 3 (11.54%) CSS3
12 3 (11.54%) HTML5
13 2 (7.69%) jQuery
13 2 (7.69%) LINQ
13 2 (7.69%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) MVC
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (19.23%) Pair Programming
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) OO
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle