Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 18 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 12 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 59 64 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 10.52% 11.96% 9.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.81% 12.50% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 44 35
Leicestershire median daily rate £315 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -3.39%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £389 £405 £338
East Midlands median daily rate £331 £325 £303
% change year-on-year +1.92% +7.44% -2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 546 512 500
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 95.70% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 317 276
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £217 £140 £126
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 38
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +14.29% -38.75%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £9.78
90th Percentile £43.63 £37.10 £29.73
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Leicestershire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Leicestershire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Leicestershire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Leicestershire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Leicester +4 26 £348 -4.14% 10
.NET Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leicestershire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (84.75%) C#
3 46 (77.97%) MVC
4 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET
5 37 (62.71%) JavaScript
6 36 (61.02%) SQL Server
7 33 (55.93%) CSS
8 32 (54.24%) HTML
9 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (37.29%) SQL
11 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 20 (33.90%) React
13 19 (32.20%) CMS
14 18 (30.51%) jQuery
15 15 (25.42%) TDD
15 15 (25.42%) Web Services
15 15 (25.42%) .NET Core
15 15 (25.42%) HTML5
15 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (25.42%) CSS3
16 14 (23.73%) Retail
16 14 (23.73%) Unit Testing
17 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (22.03%) Test Automation
17 13 (22.03%) Front End Development
18 12 (20.34%) KnockoutJS
18 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
18 12 (20.34%) .NET Framework
19 11 (18.64%) Microsoft

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 19 (32.20%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Kentico
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (61.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.47%) MSTest
1 5 (8.47%) NUnit
2 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (23.73%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (69.49%) ASP.NET
3 33 (55.93%) CSS
4 32 (54.24%) HTML
5 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 20 (33.90%) React
7 18 (30.51%) jQuery
8 15 (25.42%) .NET Core
8 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (25.42%) CSS3
8 15 (25.42%) HTML5
8 15 (25.42%) Web Services
9 12 (20.34%) .NET Framework
9 12 (20.34%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (18.64%) Node.js
11 10 (16.95%) Entity Framework
12 7 (11.86%) Ajax
12 7 (11.86%) XML
13 5 (8.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) iPad
2 1 (1.69%) iPhone
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) MVC
2 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) TDD
4 14 (23.73%) Unit Testing
5 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.03%) Front End Development
5 13 (22.03%) Test Automation
6 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.86%) Pair Programming
8 5 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (5.08%) Scrum
9 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.08%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (3.39%) Microservices
10 2 (3.39%) OOP
10 2 (3.39%) Web Development
11 1 (1.69%) Android Development
11 1 (1.69%) Mobile Development
11 1 (1.69%) Open Source
11 1 (1.69%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 50 (84.75%) C#
2 37 (62.71%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.29%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Google
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) Twitter
3 1 (1.69%) Xamarin