The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 18 35 27
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 16 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 6.20% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.73%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 248 242 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 96.12% 96.80% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 184 117
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.25 £35.33
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 Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Liverpool

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Liverpool

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Liverpool over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Liverpool

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Liverpool

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) C#
3 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 21 (72.41%) MVC
4 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) HTML
7 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
8 10 (34.48%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
10 8 (27.59%) CMS
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) EPiServer
11 7 (24.14%) Sitecore
12 6 (20.69%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (20.69%) Scrum
12 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
13 5 (17.24%) HTML5
13 5 (17.24%) Java
13 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
13 5 (17.24%) TDD
13 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
14 4 (13.79%) jQuery
14 4 (13.79%) BDD
14 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
14 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 8 (27.59%) CMS
2 7 (24.14%) EPiServer
3 6 (20.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
5 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.45%) DNN
6 1 (3.45%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (3.45%) Kentico
6 1 (3.45%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 10 (34.48%) CSS
6 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) J2EE
9 3 (10.34%) Spring
9 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.90%) WinForms
11 1 (3.45%) LINQ to SQL
11 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Fintech
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) MVC
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
6 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 2 (6.90%) Logistics
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Alterian