The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 27 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 25 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.83% 9.52% 7.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.12% 9.85% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 15
Median daily rate £295 £275 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% -3.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +2.22% +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 £33.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.33% +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 Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 274 264 304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.82% 96.70% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 142 189
Median daily rate £315 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +37.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Leicester -7 4 £288 -2.28% 12
.NET Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicestershire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 69 (100.00%) C#
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (60.87%) MVC
2 42 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 35 (50.72%) E-Commerce
4 29 (42.03%) SQL Server
4 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
5 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (34.78%) SQL
7 23 (33.33%) HTML
8 22 (31.88%) CSS
9 21 (30.43%) TDD
10 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (27.54%) Web Services
11 19 (27.54%) XML
11 19 (27.54%) XSLT
12 18 (26.09%) Scrum
13 14 (20.29%) jQuery
14 13 (18.84%) Retail
14 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
16 11 (15.94%) VB.NET
16 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (15.94%) HTML5
17 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (14.49%) Translating Business Requirements
18 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
18 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
19 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
20 7 (10.14%) Subversion

.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 6 (8.70%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.35%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.45%) Firebird
6 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Subversion
2 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.80%) Moq
4 4 (5.80%) NUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 13 (18.84%) Retail
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 23 (33.33%) HTML
4 22 (31.88%) CSS
5 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (27.54%) Web Services
6 19 (27.54%) XML
6 19 (27.54%) XSLT
7 14 (20.29%) jQuery
8 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (15.94%) HTML5
10 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.70%) CSS3
12 6 (8.70%) Xamarin.iOS
13 4 (5.80%) Entity Framework
13 4 (5.80%) RESTful
13 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.70%) iPad
3 6 (8.70%) iPhone
4 4 (5.80%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.80%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) MVC
2 35 (50.72%) E-Commerce
3 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.43%) TDD
5 18 (26.09%) Scrum
6 10 (14.49%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.70%) iOS Development
10 6 (8.70%) Mobile Development
11 4 (5.80%) Android Development
12 3 (4.35%) Automation Testing
12 3 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (4.35%) Front End Development
12 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.35%) SOLID
13 1 (1.45%) Integration Testing
13 1 (1.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
3 24 (34.78%) SQL
4 11 (15.94%) VB.NET
5 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.70%) Apple Swift
6 6 (8.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Xamarin
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