The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Senior .NET Developer
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 372 365
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 71 52 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 47 56
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £383 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £585 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £385 £344
% change year-on-year +0.32% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in London

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in London

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior .NET Developer in London

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in London

Senior .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London +14 15 £475 +8.57% 12
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £375 - 1
Mayfair - 1 £800 -
Senior .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior .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 London region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 139 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (87.77%) C#
3 82 (58.99%) MVC
4 74 (53.24%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (53.24%) ASP.NET
5 73 (52.52%) SQL Server
6 67 (48.20%) JavaScript
7 61 (43.88%) SQL
8 59 (42.45%) TDD
9 58 (41.73%) AngularJS
10 46 (33.09%) HTML
11 45 (32.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (31.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (30.94%) Finance
14 38 (27.34%) CSS
15 34 (24.46%) .NET Framework
16 33 (23.74%) jQuery
17 32 (23.02%) Scrum
18 30 (21.58%) Entity Framework
19 29 (20.86%) Microsoft Azure
20 28 (20.14%) T-SQL
20 28 (20.14%) Microsoft
21 26 (18.71%) Unit Testing
22 25 (17.99%) WCF
23 23 (16.55%) SDLC
24 21 (15.11%) WPF
24 21 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
24 21 (15.11%) MVVM
24 21 (15.11%) Banking
25 19 (13.67%) DevOps

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 13 (9.35%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.60%) CMS
2 5 (3.60%) IIS
3 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) Drupal
4 1 (0.72%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (2.88%) GitHub
4 2 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (1.44%) SaaS
5 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) Internet
2 3 (2.16%) HTTP
3 2 (1.44%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.44%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) Skype
4 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (52.52%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.79%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.32%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.32%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.32%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.32%) Redis
5 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.16%) Aerospike
7 3 (2.16%) HPCC
7 3 (2.16%) MySQL
7 3 (2.16%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.44%) Power BI
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (10.07%) TeamCity
2 10 (7.19%) NUnit
3 8 (5.76%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.76%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.04%) MSTest
4 7 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.32%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.60%) Moq
7 4 (2.88%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.88%) Selenium
8 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (2.16%) WiX
9 1 (0.72%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.72%) Hudson
9 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.72%) JIRA
9 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.72%) NuGet
9 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 43 (30.94%) Finance
2 21 (15.11%) Banking
3 6 (4.32%) Marketing
4 4 (2.88%) Front Office
5 2 (1.44%) Advertising
5 2 (1.44%) Back Office
5 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (53.24%) ASP.NET
3 58 (41.73%) AngularJS
4 46 (33.09%) HTML
5 45 (32.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 44 (31.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (27.34%) CSS
8 34 (24.46%) .NET Framework
9 33 (23.74%) jQuery
10 30 (21.58%) Entity Framework
11 25 (17.99%) WCF
12 21 (15.11%) WPF
13 18 (12.95%) HTML5
14 15 (10.79%) RESTful
15 13 (9.35%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (9.35%) REST
16 12 (8.63%) NHibernate
17 11 (7.91%) Ajax
17 11 (7.91%) LINQ
18 10 (7.19%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (9.35%) Fixed Income
3 10 (7.19%) User Experience
4 9 (6.47%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.04%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.32%) NHS
7 5 (3.60%) Derivative
7 5 (3.60%) Fintech
8 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.88%) Blog
8 4 (2.88%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.16%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.44%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.44%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.72%) Online Games
11 1 (0.72%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.72%) Android
2 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (58.99%) MVC
2 74 (53.24%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (42.45%) TDD
4 32 (23.02%) Scrum
5 26 (18.71%) Unit Testing
6 23 (16.55%) SDLC
7 21 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (15.11%) MVVM
8 19 (13.67%) DevOps
8 19 (13.67%) E-Commerce
9 18 (12.95%) OO
10 16 (11.51%) BDD
10 16 (11.51%) Front End Development
11 15 (10.79%) Software Engineering
12 13 (9.35%) Multithreading
13 12 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (7.91%) Microservices
14 11 (7.91%) SOLID
14 11 (7.91%) Web Development
15 10 (7.19%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 122 (87.77%) C#
2 67 (48.20%) JavaScript
3 61 (43.88%) SQL
4 28 (20.14%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.35%) TypeScript
6 12 (8.63%) ES6
7 5 (3.60%) C++
7 5 (3.60%) Java
8 4 (2.88%) ECMAScript
9 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.16%) Python
9 3 (2.16%) Ruby
9 3 (2.16%) Scala
9 3 (2.16%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.16%) VBA
10 2 (1.44%) C
10 2 (1.44%) VB
10 2 (1.44%) VB6
11 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.91%) Oracle
3 4 (2.88%) Apigee
4 3 (2.16%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.44%) Telerik
6 1 (0.72%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.72%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.72%) Reuters
6 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.72%) SAP
6 1 (0.72%) Solace
6 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago